Moth antennae, SEM

Moth antennae, SEM

Z355/1226 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 31.2MB

Downloadable file size: 12.9MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator

This image is part of the feature Mystery of Smell


Caption: Moth antennae. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the antennae of a moth (order Lepidoptera). The antennae are covered in sensory hairs that detect movement and smell, enabling the moth to locate food sources and potential mates.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: animal, antenna, antennae, biological, biology, bristle, bristles, coloured, false-colour, false-coloured, fauna, hair, hairs, hairy, images, insect, insecta, invertebrate, invertebrates, lepidoptera, magnified image, microscopic subjects, moth, motion, movement, nature, olfactory, scanning electron micrograph, scanning electron microscope, sem, sense, senses, sensory, smell, wildlife, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.