Uehara T1,2, Kitahara H3, Naka H4, Matsuyama S5, Ando T6, Honda H5.
J Chem Ecol. 2016 Jun;42(6):517-22. doi: 10.1007/s10886-016-0714-y. Epub 2016 Jun 14.Recent work has suggested that hawk moths share pheromone components but are sexually separated by qualitative and quantitative differences in their pheromone blends. During field assays on the sex pheromones of other species, a diurnal hawk moth, Neogurelca himachala sangaica (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae), was frequently captured, but the composition of the sex pheromone of this species was not known. Read More