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- Jurenka, R.A.; Fabrias, G.; Ramaswamy, S.; Roelofs, W.L.
- Archives of insect biochemistry and physiology 1993 v.24 no.3 pp. 129-137
- sexual reproduction; mating behavior; Argyrotaenia velutinana; peptides; pheromones; biosynthesis; hormonal regulation; plant pests; insect control
- ... Mating in the redbanded leafroller moth, Argyrotaenia velutinana, causes a permanent decline in pheromone titers. Three hours following the termination of mating, pheromone titers were significantly decreased from premating levels, and titers remained low for at least four days after mating. Pheromone titers were similar in females that had been decapitated or mated for twenty-four hours. In the r ...