Experientia

, Volume 35, Issue 11, pp 1491–1492 | Cite as

Effect of reserpine on the larval-pupal moult of the wax mothGalleria mellonella L. (Lepidoptera)

  • Stanisława Katarzyna Głowacka
  • A. B. Dutkowski
Article

Summary

Significant retardation ofG. mellonella development was induced by reserpine injected to the last instar larvae in doses having a long-lasting effect on the neurosecretory system.

Keywords

Reserpine Significant Retardation Neurosecretory System 

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stanisława Katarzyna Głowacka
    • 1
  • A. B. Dutkowski
    • 1
  1. 1.Electron Microscope LaboratoryM. Nencki Institute of Experimental BiologyWarsaw(Poland)

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