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Mud Nest

Description:

This elaborate mud castle was about 15 cm long and made in several layers. It seemed to be abandoned now. Just like the American Indian Cliff Dwellers.

Habitat:

Rocky cliff in a steep forested ravine, Chorreadero Park above Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas, Mexico.



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3 Comments

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 6 years ago

This is so sculptural. Thanks for posting.

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 6 years ago

You are so right Argy! From the precision of the Honey Bees to the "Just-Slop-it-On-There" of this one is amazing.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

I love how some wasps create maths symmetry and some work to whatever works for the circumstances.

San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

Lat: 16.75, Long: -92.97

Spotted on Jan 24, 2013
Submitted on Jan 31, 2013

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