Insect's detector (7)

While searching our database we found 1 possible solution for the: Insect's detector (7) crossword clue. This crossword clue was last seen on 2 June 2021 The Guardian Quick Crossword puzzle. The solution we have for Insect's detector (7) has a total of 7 letters.

Answer

1A
2N
3T
4E
5N
6N
7A


Definition

A movable, articulated organ of sensation, attached to the heads of insects and Crustacea. There are two in the former, and usually four in the latter. They are used as organs of touch, and in some species of Crustacea the cavity of the ear is situated near the basal joint. In insects, they are popularly called horns, and also feelers. The term in also applied to similar organs on the heads of other arthropods and of annelids.

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