Moth proboscis, SEM

Moth proboscis, SEM

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Credit: SUSUMU NISHINAGA/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Moth proboscis. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the coiled proboscis of an unidentified moth (order Lepidoptera). A proboscis is an elongated part of the mouth, which is used for sucking up liquids, like the nectar from flowers. Magnification x26 at 6x7cm size.

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Keywords: animal, coil, coiled, coils, coloured, insect, insecta, invertebrate, invertebrates, lepidoptera, moth, mouthpart, mouthparts, nature, proboscis, scanning electron micrograph, sem, spiral, spiralling, wildlife, zoology

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