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Hormonal Termination of Diapause in the Alfalfa Weevil

Science  30 Dec 1966:
Vol. 154, Issue 3757, pp. 1673-1674
DOI: 10.1126/science.154.3757.1673

Abstract

Topical treatment of the alfalfa weevil, Hypera postica (Gyllenhal), with the synthetic juvenile gonadotropic hormone 10,11-epoxyfarnesenic acid methyl ester effectively terminated summer diapause.

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