This is a moth proboscis, used to suck up nectar... - Wissenschaft und Deutsch
This is a moth proboscis, used to suck up nectar and other liquids. The green structures in this colour enhanced image are called sensilla and are the moth’s taste buds. Each sensilla is about 38 micrometres long. Scanning electron microscopy by Darren Brown, University of Queensland
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This is a moth proboscis, used to suck up nectar and other liquids. The green structures in this colour enhanced image are called sensilla and are the moth’s taste buds. Each sensilla is about 38 micrometres long. Scanning electron microscopy by Darren Brown, University of Queensland

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