(TruthSeekerDaily) Although Mother Nature can be beautiful and majestic, she can also find terrifying ways to deceive us. Take the pink orchid mantis, for example. The mantis (Hymenopus coronatus), from a distance, looks like a delicate flower that you would want to pick and place in a vase for all to admire.

But it’s actually a tiny killing machine.

The pink orchid mantis, in all of its terrifying glory, hails from the
forests of southeast Asia.

In a cruel twist of fate, this little killer imitates the strikingly beautiful
flower, the orchid.

Just so you might accidentally pick it up one day..

And give it to your sweet heart for Valentines day.

A very lovely Valentines day.

That just goes to show you: if you’re ever outside and walking through a forest, don’t go touching everything you see. Looks can be very deceiving!

Source: Colossal