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Butterfly Anatomy

Antennae & Eyes

Antennae Paired sensory appendages, one located on each side of an insect's head. Clubbed Antennae These are antennae those that are abruptly enlarged at the tip. Compound Eyes A pair of visual organs, one on each side of an insect's head, each composed of few to several thousand photoreceptive units radiating outward and terminating in a lens, all of which are joined to form facets of an eye.


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