Nest of tropical hornet sheds water via conical roof.

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"The conical shape of the [nest of the] tropical hornet Vespa affinis leads rain water efficiently away from the nest." (Pallasmaa 1995:12)

Animal ArchitectureMuseum of Finnish ArchitectureApril 22, 2014
Ingo Arndt

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Lesser Banded HornetVespa affinisSpecies

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