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Sexual Cannibalism In The Insect World

Posted on 08. Jan, 2013 by






Better them than us. But just in case, we’re keeping an eye open.

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http://www.earthtouch.tv/ You’re about to enter the dangerous world of sexual cannibalism. And who’s the poster animal for post-coital mate eating? The praying mantis, of course!

Credits:

Presented by – Dr. Carin Bondar “Biologist with a twist”
Directed by – Richard Slater-Jones
Produced by – Benjamin G Hewett
Written by – Carin Bondar, Benjamin G Hewett, Richard Slater-Jones
Editor – Keith Fraser
Cinematographer – Boris von Schoenebeck
Additional Cameraman – Grant Brokensha, Daniel Philogene
Audio Final Mix – Andrew Dickinson
Technical – Chris Harries
Sound Recordist – Sakhile Radebe
Graphics – Adriaan Landman, Trevor Paul
Art Director – Brenda Spaan
Researcher – Lindsay Patterson
Production Manager – Lara Cox, Taryn Mavrodaris, Leah Buckwalter, Noeleen Padayachee
Stock Footage – NHNZ (Natural History New Zealand) | Alberto Ferrigno (Biallogy videos http://bit.ly/ULxvjC) | Power of Earth Productions (http://bit.ly/9vzOUp) | Absolutely Wild Visuals | Dylan Clyne – Post University (http://bit.ly/TReFXA)
Music – Audio Network
Club – The Bellagio Durban
Bouncer – “Puff” Londa Mngoma
Make-up artists – Kendyl McPherson
Animal Handlers – Nadine & Simon Keys
Animal Co-ordinator – Beth Neale
Still Images – Charles Gilhousen, Eugène Delacroix, Seitlich Nackt,