Applied Entomology and Zoology
Online ISSN : 1347-605X
Print ISSN : 0003-6862
ISSN-L : 0003-6862
Sex Pheromone of the Comstock Mealybug, Pseudococcus comstocki KUWANA : Isolation and Identification
Tsutomu NEGISHIMinoru UCHIDAYoshio TAMAKIKenji MORITaketoshi ISHIWATARIShoji ASANOKazuyuki NAKAGAWA
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1980 Volume 15 Issue 3 Pages 328-333

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The sex pheromone produced by females of the Comstock mealybug, Pseudococcus Comstocki KUWANA, was isolated and identified as 2, 6-dimethyl-3-acetoxy-1, 5-heptadiene. Synthetic pheromone showed a potent activity in laboratory bioassay and field test.

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