Nest of tropical hornet sheds water via conical roof.

References

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

Book
Animal ArchitectureMuseum of Finnish ArchitectureFebruary 20, 2017
Ingo Arndt

Organism
Lesser Banded HornetVespa affinisSpecies