Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Paper Wasp nest

Habitat:

Saw these while swimming in a cenote near the Mayan ruins of Ek' Balam.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

6 Comments

Glen Marks
Glen Marks 8 years ago

Good points both of you, done and done :)

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Hi Glen, even it doesn't show any critters the nests are made by wasp and it would be helpful for other people to know. The "others" category is for other organisms as starfish . Also, you may consider enter it to the mexican mission: http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8493...

Glen Marks
Glen Marks 8 years ago

Thank you for the ID Gerardo.
I think I'll leave it where it is as the pictures don't show any critters :).

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

This one go on the Arthropods category !

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

Nice Paper wasp nest hard to tell which exact species belonged to. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paper_wasp

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Impressive setting for the nests!

Glen Marks
Spotted by
Glen Marks

Valladolid, Yucatán, Mexico

Spotted on Jan 21, 2013
Submitted on Mar 4, 2013

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team