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Arthropod Morphology
Types of Antennae
Antennae: Segmented appendages attached to the head above the mouthparts, with important sensory functions, including touch, smell, and in some cases hearing.

Plumose (featherlike)






Pectinate (comblike)






Serrate (sawlike)






Moniliform (beadlike)






Filiform (threadlike)






Aristate (with bristles)






Elbowed (with a bend)






Clubbed (the segments towards the end are larger)


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