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Ento. 101: External Structure III – Eyes and Antennae

The Eyes Most insects have two compound eyes with multiple facets, varying from one to thousands in number. Many will also have 1 to 3  dorsal ocelli on the top of the head. Larval insects […]

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Newbee Bluebee

Unknown bee found inside Opuntia blossom, Dry Island Buffalo Jump Provincial Park, Alberta. Any help with bee I.D. would be appreciated. Note 23/07/2010: I submitted this image to BugGuide, and it has been suggested that […]

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