Levi-Zada, A., Steiner, S., Fefer, D., & Kaspi, R. 2019 Identification of the Sex Pheromone of the Spherical Mealybug Nipaecoccus viridis. Journal of Chemical Ecology 45: 455–463


  • chemical ecology
  • Notes: Conversion of α–necrodol in lavender essential oil simplifies the synthesis of the sex pheromone and should allow its use in management of this cosmopolitan invasive pest.