SUSUMU NISHINAGA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY SUSUMU NISHINAGA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Ant. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of an unidentified ant (family Formicidae). Two compound eyes (red) are seen in its head. Two long antennae are mounted on the head between the eyes. The ant has six jointed legs (lower centre). Ants are social insects that can form colonies of several million individuals. Magnification: x11 at 6x7cm size.
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