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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 7 years ago

This is so sculptural. Thanks for posting.

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 7 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 7 years ago

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

LaurenZarate
Spotted by
LaurenZarate

San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

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

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