A sword-fish acted as head gardener; he was digging away with his proboscis as we entered, and a saw-fish was raking the flower beds.
"Tales of the Wonder Club" by M. Y. Halidom (pseud. Dryasdust)
Describe the sucking tube, or "proboscis," and name some flowers from which it might obtain nectar.
"A Guide for the Study of Animals" by Worrallo Whitney