Effect of age, ambient temperature, and exposure to hormone on the posteclosion diuretic response of the monarch butterfly
The monarch butterfly loses sensitivity to the posteclosion diuretic hormone of this species within 12 h of eclosion. This de-sensitization can be accelerated by exposure to the diuretic hormone, and decelerated by both hormone deficiency and reduced temperature.
KeywordsAmbient Temperature Hormone Deficiency Monarch Butterfly Diuretic Response Diuretic Hormone
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