, Volume 39, Issue 5, pp 546–547 | Cite as

Cyclic sensitivity variations in the labellar chemosensilla ofCalliphora

  • A. M. Angioy
  • A. Liscia
  • P. Pietra


Cyclic variations in the sensitivity of labellar chemosensilla are time-related to ovarian development inCalliphora. It is assumed that a single endocrine mechanism controls both sensitivity of chemosensilla and ovarian function.


Mechanism Control Ovarian Function Ovarian Development Cyclic Variation Sensitivity Variation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. M. Angioy
    • 1
  • A. Liscia
    • 1
  • P. Pietra
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of General PhysiologyUniversity of CagliariCagliari(Italy)

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