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Scanning Electron Micrographs of Insects

Cabbage White Butterfly - Pieris rapae
Electron micrograph of butterfly head

Head of cabbage white butterfly viewed from underneath to show coiled proboscis. Large compound eye is seen on the left.

Electron micrograph of butterfly proboscis

Butterfly proboscis.

Electron micrograph of butterfly wing

Butterly wing surface showing overlapping scales.

Electron micrograph of butterfly wing scale

Butterfly wing scale.

Electron micrograph of butterfly egg Butterfly egg.
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