Antennae in housefly perform the function of smelling substances
Function of antennae
- The primary function of antennae is the assessment of the chemical and physical characteristics of the environment.
- A single antenna usually has sensory organs of several types with different properties.
- All insects have a pair of antennae on their heads. They use their antennae to touch and smell the world around them.
- An ant uses its feelers or antennae to talk to other ants