Posts tagged "praying mantis"

The Daily Squeeze: Praying Mantis, Spanking, And Pamela Anderson’s New Show

Female praying mantises benefit substantially from consuming their male partners — females put on weight and produced more eggs using the energy from their cannibalistic after-mating meal, according to a new study. However, not every sexual encounter ended in the male’s death. About 60 percent of the time, the male praying mantis does not get…

By: Catherine Strawn / March 24, 2008