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- Bleda, M. J., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of comparative physiology 2017 v.203 no.12 pp. 973-982
- Spodoptera littoralis; acetates; antennae; electroantennography; insects; males; sensory neurons; sex pheromones
- ... In insects, the olfactory system displays a high degree of plasticity. In Spodoptera littoralis, pre-exposure of males to the sex pheromone has been shown to increase the sensitivity of the olfactory sensory neurons at peripheral level. In this study, we have investigated this sensitization effect by recording the electroantennographic responses of male antennae to the major sex pheromone componen ...