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Contact: Coby Schal
coby_schal@ncsu.edu
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North Carolina State University

Cockroach Antennae

Caption: These are electron microscopy images of ungroomed, groomed and hexane washed male cockroach antennae. Grooming keeps olfactory senses keen.

Credit: NC State University

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