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Similar Is Not the Same – Mate Recognition in a Parasitoid Wasp

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Pokorny, Tamara ; Jungwirth, Stefan ; Ruther, Joachim
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Date of publication of this fulltext: 01 Jun 2021 14:49


Finding and recognizing a suitable mate is a key prerequisite to reproductive success. Insects often recognize prospective mates using chemical cues and signals. Among these, cuticular lipids commonly serve for mate recognition at close range. The lipid layer on the surface of insects is comprised predominantly of cuticular hydrocarbons (CHCs), though more polar compounds may also be present. ...


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