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Clearing out some old photos I came across these two and thought I'll pop them on the forum to see if anyone can identify them. The two tips in the first photo should give it away.
 

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No its not a bees mouth but yes its the proboscis the sucking apparatus of the bees.
 

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Hi Veg
Sorry mate but I have to disagree with you the proboscis is not the mouth of the bee try reading Snodgrass The Anatomy of the Honey bee.

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from The Anatomy of the Honey Bee (1910)
Robert E Snodgrass
amazing detail well worth the price thanks Bcrazy
 

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