Ultrasound: its role in the courtship of the arctiid moth,Cycnia tenera
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- Conner, W.E. Experientia (1987) 43: 1029. doi:10.1007/BF01952230
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MaleCycnia tenera (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae) were shown to produce ultrasonic clicks during courtship. The ultrasound enhances male courtship success, but only in the absence of male-produced pheromonal cues.