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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.
Gries' IRC will enable him and industrial sponsors to fine-tune their understanding of how bioacoustic and semiochemical (message bearing) signals emitted by insects can be turned against them.
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1994, Lethal trap for evaluation of semiochemical mediated attraction of Metamasius hemipterus sericeus (Olivier) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).
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In the case of Phyllophaga, Pherobase (2016) (a semiochemical and pheromone database) cites 20 compounds attractive to Phyllophaga, including palmitic, linoleic, and stearic acids.