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- Jones, Tappey H., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of chemical ecology 2009 v.35 no.1 pp. 104
- Agrilus planipennis; insect cuticle; hydrocarbons; gender differences; sex pheromones; chemical composition; synthesis; sex attractants; mating behavior; invasive species; boring insects; Fraxinus; Michigan
- ... The cuticular hydrocarbon profiles of emerald ash borers, Agrilus planipennis, were examined to determine if there are differences in these compounds between the sexes. We also assessed feral male EAB in the field for behavioral changes based on the application of a female-specific compound to dead, solvent-washed beetles. Males in the field spent significantly more time attempting copulation with ...