Techniques for Isolation and Characterization of Volatile Semiochemicals of Phytophagous Insects

  • Margaret M. Blight
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An air entrainment method for collecting volatiles from plants and phytophagous insects is described, and the results of a study of the aggregation pheromone of Sitona lineatus are reported.


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© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Margaret M. Blight
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  1. 1.Rothamsted Experimental StationAFRC Institute of Arable Crops ResearchHarpenden, HertfordshireUK

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