A caffeic acid ester mediates host recognition by a parasitic wasp

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Kairomones are semiochemicals that benefit the receiver but are detrimental to the emitter [1]. One important class of kairomones are the semiochemicals utilized by parasitic Hymenoptera to identify their hosts [2]. For example, Luck and Uygun [3] reported that the parasitoid, Aphytis melinus DeBach (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae), utilized wateror ethanol… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01140427

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@article{Hare2005ACA, title={A caffeic acid ester mediates host recognition by a parasitic wasp}, author={J. Daniel Hare and Jocelyn G. Millar and Robert F. Luck}, journal={Naturwissenschaften}, year={2005}, volume={80}, pages={92-94} }