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Sensilla

Known as: Antennal Sensillums, Sensillas, Antennal, Antennal Sensilla 
Collective name for a group of external MECHANORECEPTORS and CHEMORECEPTORS manifesting as sensory structures in ARTHROPODS. They include cuticular… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
  • W. Leal
  • Annual review of entomology
  • 2013
  • Corpus ID: 44379711
Our knowledge of the molecular basis of odorant reception in insects has grown exponentially over the past decade. Odorant… Expand
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Animals must routinely deal with barriers as they move through their natural environment. These challenges require directed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Odor coding is based on the diverse sensitivities and response properties of olfactory receptor neurons (ORNs). In the Drosophila… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Olfactory receptor neurons (ORNs) convey chemical information into the brain, producing internal representations of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In animal societies, chemical communication plays an important role in conflict and cooperation. For ants, cuticular hydrocarbon… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We identified a large family of putative odorant-binding protein (OBP) genes in the genome of Drosophila melanogaster. Some of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We have investigated the temporal pattern of appearance, cell lineage, and cytodifferentiation of selected sensory organs… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Insects are the most successful land dwellers among the invertebrates. They owe this achievement largely to their cuticle, which… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The antennae of male silk moths are extremely sensitive to the female sex pheromone such that a male moth can find a female up to… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
The complete structure of the anterior sensory nervous system of the small nematode C. elegans has been determined by… Expand