DETLEV VAN RAVENSWAAY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DETLEV VAN RAVENSWAAY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Wasp. Macrophotograph of the head of a wasp (Vespula sp.), showing its large, compound eyes (black) and segmented sensory antennae. Its two serrated mandibles, structures of the mouth, are seen at lower centre (yellow). The wasp is a social insect and lives in hives containing several thousand insects.
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