The inside of the huge gut of a Termite

The inside of the huge gut of a Termite

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Credit: WIM VAN EGMOND/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: The inside of the huge gut of a Termite (sometimes as much as 1/4 of its body weight), showing a variety of symbiont microorganisms that enable the insects to digest the wood that they consume. Darkfield, LM X6.

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