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1st Edition

Handbook of Insect Pheromones and Sex Attractants

ISBN 9781315893952
Published January 10, 2018 by CRC Press
1091 Pages

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Book Description

This book focuses on chemicals that effect aggregation for mating and elicit sexual behavior in insects, mites, and ticks, mainly on "sex pheromonal" or "mating" activity. These pheromones are useful to both agriculture science and industry because of their potential as detection and control agents.

Table of Contents

Part I: Insect Sex Pheromones 1. List of Genera by Order and Family 2. List of Species 3. Entries in Order of Genera 4. Index to Footnoted Species 5. Index to Common Names 6. Index to Chemicals Part II: Chemistry of Insect Sex Pheromones 7. Pheromone Synthesis Table of Contents 8. Pheromone Synthesis 9. General Analytical Methods 10. General Synthetic Methods

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Marion S. Mayer