Isolation and tentative identification of lineatin, a pheromone from the frass ofTrypodendron lineatum (Coleoptera: Scolytidae)
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- Macconnell, J.G., Borden, J.H., Silverstein, R.M. et al. J Chem Ecol (1977) 3: 549. doi:10.1007/BF00989076
An attractant compound was isolated from frass produced byTrypodendron lineatum female beetles boring in Douglas fir. The proposed structure is one of two isomeric tricyclic acetals, to which the trivial name lineatin is assigned.