Attractants in the Courtship Behavior of Drosophila Melanogaster
Chemical communication among insect individuals is specially important for sexual communication.1,2 One or both sexes produce sex-pheromone(s) which induces a specific behavioral response in the mate. This behavior may include: locomotor stimulation, attraction, arrest of movement. Several chemicals are known to be responsible for this phenomenon.
KeywordsLatency Time Courtship Behavior Sexual Communication Male Courtship Male Pair
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