SUSUMU NISHINAGA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY SUSUMU NISHINAGA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Ant head. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of an unidentified ant (family Formicidae). One of its compound eyes (red) is seen on its head. Two long antennae (tipped in pink) are on the head between the eyes. Mandibles and sensory palps form its mouthparts. Ants are social insects that can form colonies of several million individuals. Magnification unknown.
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