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Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 24 September 2014 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

What a scene awaited me the next morning !! They had left the bean stalk and got latched on to the hibiscus leaves and had already built a home...with a transparent veil like stuff bridging the leaves !!! Amazing !!! Hundreds of them crawling around and busy with their work...

SONY DSC-HX100V 1/250 second F/2.8 ISO 125 5 mm

PATRICK from miramas, France

superbe compo

24 Sep 2014 5:18am

@PATRICK: Than you PATRICK:)))

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Wow, so many of them!
I feel a little itchy after seeing this... :)

24 Sep 2014 5:21am

@ursulakatariina: ha ha ha Ursula..Dab some talcum powder !!!

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Reminded of the summer, sometimes a long time ago, which I explained last night,

24 Sep 2014 5:40am

@Jypyä Pop: Yes Jypya....

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Disgusting ants, I went to the skin goosebumps, when I looked at the picture!:-))))))))))Haleja.

Happy Wednesday,my good friend Devi!

24 Sep 2014 5:59am

@Oiva: Yes Oiva..but not as disgusting as spiders!!!

Marcel Omer from Beloeil, Belgium

swarming !

24 Sep 2014 6:21am

@Marcel Omer: Yes Marcel...alarmingly:)

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel rendu sur ces feuilles verte quel effet et image superbe

24 Sep 2014 6:42am

@Nicou: Merci Nicou:)

omid from mashhad, Iran

A M A Z I N G !!!!!

24 Sep 2014 8:19am

@omid: Thank you Omid:)

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Très bien vu!!!

24 Sep 2014 8:44am

@Martine Libouton: Merci Martine:)

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Excellent companion to yesterday

24 Sep 2014 9:31am

@grouser: Thank you grouser:))

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

so many scientists! cool action

24 Sep 2014 10:52am

@Dimitrios: Yes...wonder how these tiny brains achieve so much!!!

Julie L. Brown, Photobirder from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

So interesting to see all of those spiders together.

24 Sep 2014 11:00am

@Julie L. Brown, Photobirder: Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeek !! No spiders Jule ..these are ants!! I am allergic to spiders!!!

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Still busy at it. They are clever.

24 Sep 2014 11:03am

@beach: Yes..bust always..Wonder when they sleep!

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

interesting indeed !

24 Sep 2014 11:05am

@Hiro: Thank you Hiro:)

Don from Spokane, United States

I like your name for this amazing development overnight. A fine shot.

24 Sep 2014 2:18pm

@Don: Thank you Don :)

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Belle composition.)

24 Sep 2014 2:22pm

@tataray: Merci tataray:)

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Amazing close up

24 Sep 2014 4:39pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie...

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Superb compo!

24 Sep 2014 4:53pm

@Lalena: :))) Lalena

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Ewwwwww, don't get too close!

24 Sep 2014 5:04pm

@Judy aka L@dybug: I didn't !! i dare not !!!

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

They look hungry! I itch all over! A good image! Best regars, Adela

24 Sep 2014 5:04pm

@Adela Fonts: :))) Keep Off is the message:)

Patrick M. from France, France

They all work together well and quickly

24 Sep 2014 8:01pm

@Patrick M.: Yes..a united community:))

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Such busy creatures.

24 Sep 2014 10:27pm

@Steve Rice: Busy sure...eternally!!

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

Busy as a beaver - sorry ant. Very nice.

24 Sep 2014 10:59pm

@Bruce: :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))Bruce..yes.

Sam from Chennai, India

A great capture of these ever busy ants. And an interesting story.
Amazing nature ... space for all living beings and balanced co existence !!!
Thank you, Devi. :)

25 Sep 2014 2:35am

@Sam: Thank you Sam :)What a profound statement you have made!!!

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Nice capture! Wonderful close up!

25 Sep 2014 3:32am

@mohkum: Thank you Mohkum :)

L'Angevine from Angers, France


25 Sep 2014 6:52am

@L'Angevine: Merci L'Angevine:))

helys from Paris, France

Like these soft colors

30 Sep 2014 1:40pm

1/250 second
ISO 125
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