Unkown Captain

Check out this complex structure photographed by Troy Alexander in Peru. It’s not yet known what creature creates this elaborate construct. You can learn more and see further images by following this discussion on his facebook page.

My guess is it’s some sort of spider-made object. Why the crazy maypole design though? It’s really quite intricate, with those whispy guy -ropes and that picket-fence like structure. Maybe there’s an egg in the center or something?


fungus? cocoon? egg sack? nest?