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Paper Wasp Nest

Description:

Paper Wasp Nest. You will find plenty of ants crawling over it, if you zoom this photo. Need not be so in other nests.

Habitat:

It was found on a tree in a coffee plantation.

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5 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 4 years ago

Your welcome, Hari Prasad V N....

Hariprasad V N
Hariprasad V N 4 years ago

Thank you, Christine, for the ID.

Hariprasad V N
Hariprasad V N 4 years ago

Thank you, Maplemoth.

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 4 years ago

A beautiful photo....

Christine Y.
Christine Y. 4 years ago

Nice spotting! Looks like an ant raid on a paper wasp nest. They steal the larvae and pupae. The wasps don't tend to fight back against the ant blitzkrieg.

Hariprasad V N
Spotted by
Hariprasad V N

Karnataka, India

Spotted on Dec 28, 2017
Submitted on Jan 23, 2018

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