. Evenings at the microscope : or, researches among the minuter organs and forms of animal life. Microscopy; Microscopes; Medical microscopy. 164 EVENINGS AT THE MICEOSCOPE. Tient parts :—the thick opaque chin, at its basal end ; then the two labial palpi, each consisting of four joints, of which the two terminal ones are minute, while the two basal are large and greatly lengthened so as to resemble in appearance the maxillce, whose function they imitate also; for the pair of palpi when closed. JA"WS OF BEE. form an inner sheath for the tongue (Jiguld). Finally you see this organ, which i

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. Evenings at the microscope : or, researches among the minuter organs and forms of animal life. Microscopy; Microscopes; Medical microscopy. 164 EVENINGS AT THE MICEOSCOPE. Tient parts :—the thick opaque chin, at its basal end ; then the two labial palpi, each consisting of four joints, of which the two terminal ones are minute, while the two basal are large and greatly lengthened so as to resemble in appearance the maxillce, whose function they imitate also; for the pair of palpi when closed. JA"WS OF BEE. form an inner sheath for the tongue (Jiguld). Finally you see this organ, which is the most curiously devel- oped and modified of all; for it is drawn out to a long. Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.. Gosse, Philip Henry, 1810-1888. New York, D. Appleton

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