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Projections of chordotonal organ

Projections of chordotonal organ

Researchers studying the enlarged lower leg section of gasteruptiid wasps used confocal laser scanning microscopy to create a three-dimensional view of the leg interior. This animated view of the basal portion of the gasteruptiid tibia (tibial wall green) shows the subgenual organ (orange) and the wall of the dilated trachea (purple/blue).” (Image credit: István Mikó, Ph.D.)

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