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Moth proboscis. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the coiled proboscis of an unidentified moth (order Lepidoptera). A proboscis is an elongated part of the mouth, which is used for sucking up liquids, like the nectar from flowers. Magnification x26 at 6x7cm size.
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