Waved Sphinx Moth

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Waved Sphinx Moth

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Eye details of a Waved Sphinx Moth Ceratomia undulosa

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173 shots in Zerene Stacker. Note that the ducts in the proboscis fork before they enter the body.
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Re: Waved Sphinx Moth

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Olympusman wrote:...Note that the ducts in the proboscis fork before they enter the body.
..or zipped together when it exits the body.
This can be seen in close up and stereo in this post. ( and follow-up replies )

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Proboscis

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Fred,
Interesting. I'll have to look for the "zipper" in subsequent specimens.
Michael Reese Much FRMS EMS Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA

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