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Other structures at the bases of the antennae pump hemolymph through a vessel that opens close to the tip of the antenna. Hemolymph returns to the body cavity in the antennal lumen outside the vessel. Circulatory system The insect’s body cavity is called a hemocoel because of its mode of formation, and the liquid it contains is called hemolymph rather than blood. The hemolymph bathes the organs of the body directly and is not, in general, enclosed in vessels. Circulation Circulation of the hemolymph within the body cavity results from the action of a vessel lying dorsally in the hemocoel and extending the length of the body.
2002 [May 30, 2003]. group= Hexapoda&contgroup=Arthropoda>. Martínez-Delclòs, Xavier, and Günter Bechly, eds. ” January 3, 2000 [May 30, 2003]. htm>. Günter Bechly, PhD Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia ••••• Structure and function Introduction Insects are segmented animals with an external skeleton (cuticle) in which the segments are grouped in three sections: a head, formed from the protocephalon and seven post-oral segments; a thorax of three segments; and an abdomen of eleven segments plus the telson.
Moth (sucking); 6. Froghopper (piercing and sucking). (Illustration by Ryan Burkhalter) much energy, they also require a great deal of oxygen, and the tracheal system of the thorax is modified to ensure good airflow to the muscles while not depriving other parts of the body, and especially the nervous system, of oxygen. two pulsatile organs in the thorax pull hemolymph from the trailing edges of the wings, causing new hemolymph to be drawn into the veins anteriorly. Other structures at the bases of the antennae pump hemolymph through a vessel that opens close to the tip of the antenna.