Microscope images of hairs (IMAGE) Frontiers Caption (A) Downward-facing surface of the tuft of hairs around the claws on the pretarsus (white asterisks mark the two lobes of the hair tuft), which consists of thousands of densely packed hairs. Arrows denote the two claws. (B) Side view of the hair tuft on the pretarsus sticking to a glass slide. (C) Magnified view of the rectangle in the second panel. Note how the tips of the hairs have becomes bent. Credit B Poerschke, SN Gorb and F Schaber Usage Restrictions Credit artists License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.