Insect Update: Praying Mantids and Walking Sticks

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
praying mantis

What are the differences between a praying mantis and a walking stick? Entomologist, PJ Liesch is with us to talk about these two striking insects. And both can be found in Wisconsin.

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Episode Credits

  • Larry Meiller Host
  • Jill Nadeau Producer
  • P.J. Liesch Guest

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