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Anabaseine: Venom Alkaloid of Aphaenogaster Ants

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Science  06 Mar 1981:
Vol. 211, Issue 4486, pp. 1051-1052
DOI: 10.1126/science.211.4486.1051

Abstract

Anabaseine, a tobacco alkaloid, is identified as a poison gland product in Aphaenogaster ants, in which it functions as an attractant.