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Weaver Ant nests

Oecophylla smaragdina


Beautifully 'finished' nests ...all at different stages of dryness. Very artistic. Stuffed with soft cotton-like lining for comfort.


Garden of the hotel inside JSW Township, Vidyanagar near Hampi in Karnataka, India. All the trees and shrubs were festooned with these nests.


You can see the architects in the third photo. This one was at eye level. The others were really way up on a tall tree.

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SukanyaDatta 6 months ago

Thanks maplemoth662

maplemoth662 6 months ago

Very interesting nests....

Karnataka, India

Lat: 15.34, Long: 76.46

Spotted on Aug 20, 2018
Submitted on Aug 31, 2018

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