Subject: This is the Stuff of Nightmares
Location: Boquete, Panama
June 1, 2014 8:12 am
I live in Boquete, Panama and found this nest in the tree outside my house. I know that insects are fun and interesting, but the sight of this nest gives me the creeps. Can you tell me what kind of creature builds such a nest and feels that they can hang out by my porch like they own the place?
This appears to be a Hornet Nest, but we cannot make out individual insects well enough in your image to provide an exact identification.