"Caption: Mediterranean fruit fly pulvillar pad with tenent setae (Ceratitis capitata). Pulvilli are the hairy adhesive organs at the end of fly legs. Tenet setae are the hairs (with adhesive ends) that make up the puvilli. The pulvilli allow the fly to attach to smooth surfaces.\r\n
Magnification*: x500\r\n
Type: SEM"
Copyright 1999 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Keywords: invertebrate,invertebrates,agricultural pest,Ceratitis capitata,citrus,insect,insects,Mediterranean fruit fly,plant disease carrier,pulvillar pad,pulvilli,pulvillus,seta,tarsal,tarsi,tarsus,tenent setae,SEM,05.01.08,99225A,fruitfly