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Female sex pheromone components of the cotton bollworm, Heliothis armigera
Abstract Detailed examination of abdominal tip extracts from adult female Heliothis armigera revealed the presence of two components which elicit electroantennographic responses from the male moth.Expand
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Components of female sex pheromone of cocoa pod borer moth,Conopomorpha cramerella
The cocoa pod borer,Conopomorpha cramerella (Snellen) (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae), is the most serious pest of cocoa in Southeast Asia. Analyses of ovipositor washings and entrained volatiles fromExpand
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Method for Use in Studies of Insect Chemical Communication
INTEREST in the possibility of using behaviour-inducing chemicals to assist in the control of insect pests has stimulated efforts to isolate, identify and synthesize insect pheromones and food andExpand
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Identification and field optimisation of the female sex pheromone of the rice leaffolder, Cnaphalocrocis medinalis in India
Analysis of ovipositor washings from virgin female Cnaphalocrocis medinalis Guenée (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) of Indian origin by linked gas chromatography and electroantennography indicated theExpand
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Identification of components of the female sex pheromone of the potato tuber moth, Scrobipalpopsis solanivora
The sex pheromone produced by virgin female S. solanivora moths has been shown to contain (E)‐3‐dode‐cenyl acetate with approximately 2% of the Z isomer by electroantennography and gasExpand
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Components of female sex pheromone of spotted bollworm,Earias vittella F. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae): Identification and field evaluation in Pakistan
Ovipositor washings from virgin femaleEarias vittella (F.) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) moths were examined by gas chromatography (GC) linked to electroantennography (EAG). Six components were detectedExpand
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Components of the female sex pheromone of the yellow stem borer, Scirpophaga incertulas
Ovipositor washings and volatiles from virgin female Scirpophaga incertulas (Walker) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) were analysed by gas chromatography (GC) linked to electroantennography (EAG). Two EAGExpand
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Identification of the female sex pheromones of the moth, Chilo suppressalis
Abstract The female sex pheromone complex of the striped rice borer, Chilo suppressalis, has been shown to consist of two compounds: (Z)-11-hexadecenal (I) and (Z)-13-octadecenal (II). The pheromonesExpand
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(Z)‐9‐Hexadecenal: a minor component of the female sex pheromone of Heliothis armigera (Hübner) (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae)
We recently reported the identification of up to five pheromone components in abdominal tip extracts of female Heliothis armigera and in volatiles emitted by the virgin female moth (Nesbitt et al.,Expand
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