The role of phytosterols in host plant utilization by cactophilicDrosophila

@article{Fogleman1986TheRO,
  title={The role of phytosterols in host plant utilization by cactophilicDrosophila},
  author={James C. Fogleman and Susann M. Duperret and Henry W. Kircher},
  journal={Lipids},
  year={1986},
  volume={21},
  pages={92-96}
}
The Cactus-Drosophila Model System of the Sonoran Desert consists of four endemic species ofDrosophila (D. mojavensis, D. nigrospiracula, D. mettleri andD. pachea) and five species of columnar cacti (agria, organpipe, saguaro, cardón and senita). Extensive collection records indicate that each cactus species has only one species ofDrosophila as the primary… CONTINUE READING