Chapter 2. Insect Accessory Reproductive Glands: Key Players in Production and Protection of Eggs

  1. Monika Hilker Editor and
  2. Torsten Meiners Editor
  1. Cedric Gillott

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470760253.ch2

Chemoecology of Insect Eggs and Egg Deposition

Chemoecology of Insect Eggs and Egg Deposition

How to Cite

Gillott, C. (2003) Insect Accessory Reproductive Glands: Key Players in Production and Protection of Eggs, in Chemoecology of Insect Eggs and Egg Deposition (eds M. Hilker and T. Meiners), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760253.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 18 JUN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405100083

Online ISBN: 9780470760253

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Keywords:

  • biochemistry;
  • call initiators;
  • egg deposition;
  • egg development;
  • ephemeroptera

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Development and Structure of Accessory Reproductive Glands (= ARC)

  • Functions and Biochemistry of ARC Products

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgements