Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Weaver Ants Nest - Sarang Kerengga


Weaver ants nest
That white thing is a silk glue (produce by larvae) that keep the leaves together.
Weaver ants nest
Kerengga - Weaver Ants (Oecophylla smaragdina)

6 comments:

Steve B said...

Interesting, I'm surprised that ant's didn't take over the world...oh wait...maybe they did?

fishing guy said...

Tabib: What a neat at a group of workers.

Tammie Lee said...

Not only is this an amazing event, but it is a spectacular photo!

Vickie said...

That's so interesting. When I first saw it, I thought it was a painting!

Chris said...

Incredible little animal. They probably are the best builders in the world ever... Gorgeous construction!! And beautiful picture.

Denise said...

An extraordinary photo and a great image. Thanks for sharing.