IGCSE Biology 3rd edition

Insects. Indirect Flight Muscles

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Insects. Indirect Flight Muscles

Indirect flight muscles act on the thorax and distort it, so flipping the wings up and down. This produces a rapid wing beat. There are also muscles which adjust the angle of the wings.

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