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  Baya Weaver (nest)

 

Thailand

A retort shaped Baya Weaver nest. It typically has a long tubular entrance and is often built hanging over water. They are woven with 20 to 60 centimeter long strips of paddy leaves, swamp grasses or strips torn from palm fronds (fig.). See also List of Thai Animal Names.

BIRDS OF SOUTHEAST ASIA