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Latest Honey bee pheromones Stories

2011-12-19 16:17:35

A North Carolina State University discovery of the unique chemical composition of a cockroach signal – a "Let's hook up" sex pheromone emitted by certain female wood cockroaches to entice potential mates – could have far-ranging benefits, including improved conservation of an endangered woodpecker.

2011-07-01 12:47:38

Pheromone preference, and the initiation of a complex programmed sexual behavior, is determined by the specificity of a single sex pheromone receptor protein expressed in a population of olfactory receptor neurons in the silkmoth (Bombyx mori).

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2011-02-13 08:57:40

The application of a naturally occurring pheromone to honey bee test colonies increases colony growth resulting in stronger hives overall.

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2011-02-11 08:10:00

When male squid come into contact with a chemical found on the outside of eggs laid by females, they instantly go from swimming along calmly and minding their own business to a state of extreme aggression.

2011-02-10 19:44:39

When you've got to go, you've got to go — upstream, that is, if you are a male swordtail fish seeking a mate.

2010-11-17 00:01:12

Be the center of attention all day...and all night! Los Angeles, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) November 16, 2010 Booty Parlor, the beauty parlor for your love life, is pleased to announce the launch of its newest attraction agent: Flirty Little Secret Perfume Oil with Pheromones.

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2010-09-09 08:44:29

Male bedbugs are known to be very unfussy when it comes to mating, mounting any well-fed bug they can see - regardless of age or gender.

2010-07-16 14:14:46

In the battle between insect predators and their prey, chemical signals called kairomones serve as an early-warning system.

2010-07-01 14:24:14

The defining feature of social insects is that societies contain queens, which specialise in laying eggs, as well as workers, which are mostly infertile but take care of the offspring and the nest.

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2010-07-01 07:10:31

Sex pheromone production in European corn borer races explored -- tracking the origin of new species.


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2006-12-13 16:16:47

The capybara (also capibara) (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) is a semi-aquatic herbivorous animal, the largest of living rodents. It is endemic to most of the tropical and temperate parts of South America east of the Andes. It has been introduced to north-central Florida and possibly other subtropical regions in the United States. It is the only living member of the family Hydrochoeridae. Description and habits Full-grown capybaras reach between 40 to 55 inches (105 and 135 cm) long, and...

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