On a new structure in the antennæ of insects

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Published by R. Taylor in London .

Written in English

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  • Insects -- Anatomy.

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Statementby J.B. Hicks ; read June 2, 1857.
SeriesLandmarks of science II
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ111 .H35, QL494 .H35
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationp. 147-154, [2] leaves of plates
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19451279M

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They are air-breathers, with the head bearing antennæ and distinct from the thorax. The latter forms with the other joint of the body a continuous line of segments from six to two hundred in number. Each of these segments bear a pair of legs. Insecta, the largest class, including all insects.

These breathe by air tubes distributed through the. The three basic segments of the typical insect antenna are the scape or scapus (base), the pedicel or pedicellus (stem), and finally the flagellum, which often comprises many units known as flagellomeres. The pedicel (the second segment) contains the Johnston's organ which is a collection of sensory cells.

The scape is mounted in a socket in a more or less ring-shaped. strong structure provides protection for the brain, support for eyes, ocelli, antennae and mouthparts.

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cucumerina. Antennae are also called feelers. They are paired, highly mobile and segmented. Antennae are located between or behind the compound eyes. All insects except protura have a pair of antennae. Antennae are well developed in adults and poorly developed in immature stages.

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These insects, Lepisma saccharina (Fig. A) are commonly seen in cupboards and book-racks, where they devour starchy products. The body is small, flat and silver- coloured. The mouth parts are adapted for chewing. The compound eyes are insignifi­cant.

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