Insect Body Parts

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Across

  1. The outermost layer of an insectís exoskeleton. (7)
  2. The hindmost section of the body of an insect or spider. (7)
  3. The third segment of an insectís leg. (5)
  4. The last (fifth) segment of an insectís leg. (6)
  5. The external female reproductive organ used to lay eggs. (10)
  6. The first segment of an insect leg. (4)
  7. A pair of flexible sensitive projections on an insectís head. (8)

Down

  1. Two tiny hairs at the tip of a cockroachís abdomen that detect movement. (5)
  2. The external supporting and protective structure of an insect. (11)
  3. A pair of balancing organs just behind and at the base of a flyís wings. (8)
  4. The middle section of the body in between the head and the abdomen. (6)
  5. An opening through the exoskeleton for the passage of water or air for breathing. (8)
  6. The immature form of an insectís wing, unable to produce flight. (7)


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