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Item #: ML1462

Price: $154.10

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Explore the fascinating world of bugs with the Insecta microscope slide sets for biology.

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Explore the fascinating world of bugs with the insecta microscope slide sets. With more than 1 million diverse species representing nearly 90% of multicellular life on Earth, insects offer a dizzying array of adaptations that include social behaviors, complex communication, metamorphic cycles and camouflaging mimicry that allow them to inhabit nearly all environments. Each slide set includes a full-color brochure with corresponding pictures.

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Insecta General Slide Set includes 25 microscope slides:
Apis mellifica, honey bee, anterior and posterior wings w.m.
Apis mellifica, honey bee, anterior leg with eye brush w.m.
Apis mellifica, honey bee, head with compound eyes and brain t.s.
Apis mellifica, honey bee, leaking sucking mouth parts of worker w.m.
Apis mellifica, honey bee, posterior leg with pollen basket w.m.
Apis mellifica, honey bee, sting and poison sac w.m.
Bombyx mori, silkworm moth, chewing mouth parts
Bombyx mori, silkworm moth, feathered antenna w.m.
Bombyx mori, silkworm moth, t.s. showing silk spinning glands
Carabus, ground beetle, biting mouth parts (carnivore) w.m.
Chironomus, gnat, w.m. of larva
• Cornea isolated from insect eye w.m.
Ctenocephalus canis, dog flea, w.m. of adult
• Culex pipiens, mosquito, piercing sucking mouth parts w.m. 
Culex pipiens, mosquito, w.m. of larva
Drosophila, fruit fly, w.m. of adult
Melolontha, cockchafer, antenna with sense organs w.m.
Melolontha, cockchafer, chewing mouth parts (herbivore) w.m.
Musca domestica, housefly, leaking-sucking mouth parts w.m.
Musca domestica, house fly, leg with pulvilli w.m.
Pieris, butterfly, portion of wings with scales w.m.
Pieris, butterfly, sucking mouth parts w.m.
Pyrrhocoris, bug, piercing sucking mouth parts w.m.
• Spiracle from insect w.m.
• Trachea from insect w.m.