Chemoattraction inPellioditis pellio (Nematoda: Secernentia) in the presence and absence of barriers

@article{Eveland2004ChemoattractionIP,
  title={Chemoattraction inPellioditis pellio (Nematoda: Secernentia) in the presence and absence of barriers},
  author={L. K. Eveland and Bernard Fried},
  journal={Journal of Chemical Ecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={16},
  pages={2859-2863}
}
Pellioditis pellio (Nematoda) adults showed heterosexual chemoattraction and female homosexual chemoattraction in an in vitro bioassay without barriers. Male-to-female heterosexual, but no homosexual chemoattraction, was observed whenMr 25,000 pore size dialysis tube chimneys (barriers) were used to restrain female attractor worms. Less attraction was seen whenMr 12,000 pore size barriers were used. The results suggest the presence of at least two types of chemoattractant for this species and… Expand
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