Southern Venezuela, where in 1982 a wild population of the Orinoco crocodile was found, obliterating the thought that they were extinct in the wild (…ls-cdn-com.ezaccess.libraries.psu.edu/00063207859008…).
To our adult male croc, patrolling an edge of his territory. This catches the attention of another male croc, who believes that this is actually *his* territory.
This croc slaps his head against the water. Square up, C. #2018MMM
Our praying mantis, who is once again hunting. This time, its hiding spot is in a clump of veg overhanging the water. The praying mantis feels it chose well, as there are a lot of insects flitting over the water. #2018MMM