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Pheromone communication in the model organism Nasonia vitripennis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae)

Blaul, Birgit (2014) Pheromone communication in the model organism Nasonia vitripennis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae). PhD, Universität Regensburg.

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Abstract (English)

In insects chemical communication is an important channel to exchange information between and within species. Pheromones serve as transmitter for communication within species and are involved in the whole repertoire of insect behaviour. The focus of this doctoral thesis is on sex pheromones in the model organism Nasonia vitripennis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae), a haplodiploid parasitoid wasp. ...


Translation of the abstract (German)

Für Insekten ist die chemische Kommunikation ein wichtiges Mittel, um Informationen innerhalb der eigenen Art und mit anderen Arten auszutauschen. Pheromone dienen als Transmitter innerartlicher Kommunikation und sind im gesamten Verhaltensrepertoire vertreten. Der Fokus dieser Doktorarbeit ist auf die Sexualpheromone des Modellorganismus Nasonia vitripennis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae), einer ...


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Item type:Thesis of the University of Regensburg (PhD)
Date:29 April 2014
Referee:Prof. Dr. Joachim Ruther
Date of exam:23 April 2013
Institutions:Biology, Preclinical Medicine > Institut für Zoologie
Keywords:Nasonia vitripennis, linoleic acid, body size, delta 12 desaturase
Dewey Decimal Classification:500 Science > 570 Life sciences
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:28086
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