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Experientia

, Volume 37, Issue 12, pp 1289–1290 | Cite as

Insect antifeedant properties of an iridoid glycoside: ipolamiide

  • Elizabeth Bernays
  • C. De Luca
Specialia

Summary

A novel iridoid glycoside, ipolamiide fromStachytarpheta mutabilis was identified and found to inhibit feeding by several insect species. It is active at concentrations well below those occurring naturally.

Keywords

Glycoside Insect Species Iridoid Glycoside Antifeedant Property 
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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Elizabeth Bernays
    • 1
    • 2
  • C. De Luca
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for Overseas Pest ResearchCollege HouseKensington(England)
  2. 2.Departamento de Farmacologia, Facultad de MedicinaUniversidad de CaraboboCarabobo(Venezuela)

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