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Keywords: cuticular hydrocarbonClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (20): 3241–3249.
Published: 15 October 2002
...Fabrice Savarit; Jean-François Ferveur SUMMARY Hydrocarbons on the cuticle of mature Drosophila melanogaster flies play a crucial role in mate recognition, and protect against dehydration. We measured the effect of temperature on mature cuticular hydrocarbons (CHs) by (i) rearing two control...