Liu YJ1, Hall D, Cross J, Farman D, Amarawardana L, Liu QR, He XK.
J Chem Ecol. 2009 Jun;35(6):715-23. doi: 10.1007/s10886-009-9647-z. Epub 2009 Jun 25.The sex pheromone of the chrysanthemum gall midge, Rhopalomyia longicauda (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), the most important insect pest in commercial plantations of chrysanthemum, Dendranthema morifolium (Ramat.) Tzvel., in China, was identified, synthesized, and field-tested. Volatile chemicals from virgin females and males were collected on Porapak in China and sent to the United Kingdom for analysis. Read More