The Use of Coupled Gas Chromatography: Electrophysiological Techniques in the Identification of Insect Pheromones

  • L. J. Wadhams
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Use of coupled GC-electrophysiological techniques in the identification of semio-chemicals is described for the cabbage stem flea beetle, Psylliodes chrysocephala, the European elm bark beetle, Scolytus scolytus, and the aphids Lipaphis erysimi and Aphis fabae.


Pheromone Component Aggregation Pheromone Alarm Pheromone Antennal Segment Insect Pheromone 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. J. Wadhams
    • 1
  1. 1.Rothamsted Experimental StationAFRC Institute of Arable Crops ResearchHarpenden, HertfordshireUK

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