semiochemical


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semiochemical

(sĕm′ē-ō-kĕm′ĭ-kəl, sĕm′ī-)
n.
A chemical emitted by an organism that influences the physiology or behavior of an organism of the same or a different species, such as a pheromone or an allelochemical.
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Seven aldehyde semiochemical components such as (E)-2-hexenal, (E)-2-heptenal, hexanal, 3-methylthiopropanal, (E)-2-octenal, acetaldehyde and benzaldehyde were evaluated at four different concentrations of variable range against males, females and nymphs of C.
The main factors related to the efficiency of semiochemicals for the control of G.
A major objective of a long term strategic pest management plan for sweet corn in Florida is the identification and evaluation of attractive semiochemicals that could contribute to the development of additional management tactics (Anon.
While semiochemical alone also exhibited the significant results (T2, T3).
Phero Tech develops and supplies semiochemical products to help manage pest and beneficial insects and mammals.
Phase 1 trials showed a significant reduction in bites from juvenile lemon sharks when a SharkDefense semiochemical repellent was combined with the Teeka Tan(R) Sport SPF30 product.
This information may be a baseline to further studies aiming to develop semiochemical strategies that could be incorporated into an integrated management approach to improve existing pest control techniques of the stored-grain insect.
Attraction of the invasive Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) to traps baited with semiochemical stimuli across the United States.