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1 General view of rock surface showing Polyxcnus and nests. X 3.
2 A “nest” showing eggs and bristles. X 13.
3 Adult Polyxcnus showing bristles on body and pencil tail. X 16.
4 Immature Polyxenus showing bristles on back and lateral tufts. X 35.

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5 Plume-li bristle. X 250.
6 Lateral tufts of plume-like bristles. X 250.
7 Crook-like bristles from tail. X 250.
8 Nest with six eggs. X 16.
9 Edge of nest showing crook-like bristles. X 116.