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Ento. 101 – External Structure II: The Head and Mouthparts

  The Insect Head Entomologists’ believe the insect head consists of six segments, segments that have evolved from an ancestral precursor to form the features we see today. The head consists of the head capsule, […]

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These Ants Ain’t No Ladies…

In an effort to practice my macro technique at higher magnifications, I made a bee-line for the garden in search of a suitable buggy subject. I tried the common black ants that nest throughout our […]

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