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synthesis of insect sex pheromones

Clive A Henrick

synthesis of insect sex pheromones

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Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, Eng, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Insect sex attractants,
  • Pheromones

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTetrahedron
    StatementClive A. Henrick
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14500815M

    Provides background information and procedures for the multi-step synthesis of tiger moth and boll weevil pheromones (sex attractants). These syntheses require several laboratory periods. The tiger moth pheromone synthesis is suitable for introductory organic chemistry while the boll weevil pheromone is recommended for an advanced laboratory course.


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synthesis of insect sex pheromones by Clive A Henrick Download PDF EPUB FB2

Insect Sex Pheromones is a revised and expanded edition of the book ""Insect Sex Attractants"" and covers greater discoveries in the field of sex pheromones. It is discovered that many sex pheromones are sexually excitatory rather than attractive. isolation, identification, synthesis, and analysis of sex pheromones.

This book will greatly. Other chapters are devoted to the influence of several factors on the presence of chemical sex attraction or excitation in any insect. The concluding chapters deal with the collection, isolation, identification, synthesis, and analysis of sex pheromones.

This book will greatly appeal to research and economic entomologists, insect physiologists. Yadav and P. Satyanarayana Reddy, Allylation of Grignard Reagents: Its Application for the Synthesis of (4E, 7Z)-4,7-Tridecadienyl Acetate, A Sex Pheromone of Potato Tuberworm Moth, Synthetic Communications, 16, 9, (), ().Cited by: An efficient six-step synthesis of (3E,7Z)-3,7-tetradecadienyl acetate, the major component of the sex pheromone of the potato pest Symmetrischema tangolias (Gyen), is described, starting from the Author: Kenji Mori.

The Synthesis of Insect Pheromones, – Kenji Mori. Kenji Mori. Depatment of Agricultural Chemistry, The University of Tokyo, Japan.

Search for more papers by this author. Book Editor(s): Takashi NAKAHATA, Noriaki ITAGAKI, Tomonori ARAI, Hajime SUGIE, Shigefumi KUWAHARA, Synthesis of the Sex Pheromone of the Citrus Mealybug Cited by: 4.

These new techniques, which by the mid’s had advanced from the experimental stage in universities and research establishments to applied tests in agriculture, horticulture, fruit farming and forestry, make use of chemicals with which the behavior of insects can be manipulated and controlled [2–4], thus offering new possibilities of.

Insect pheromones affect intraspecific interactions. Sex pheromones that in most cases attract males to virgin females have been the most extensively used in IPM, especially with lepidopteran pests. These powerful sex pheromones can be used in place of light traps to selectively trap insects.

Alarm and aggregation pheromones are also used in IPM. Undecane is the sex pheromone of the ant Formica lugubris. The related tridecane and (Z)tridecene are also active, but to a lesser l other ant species use undecane as part of the alarm pheromone.

This shows that a functional group is not a prerequisite for pheromonal activity. Even very simple compounds may be active when used in an appropriate biological context.

The negative impacts of conventional pesticides on health, environment, and organisms have involved strong development of integrated pest management (IPM) strategies.

The use of insect pheromones becomes an effectively alternative selection in agricultural and forest pest control. Pheromone researches in Vietnam started in the last few decades and in addition to technical factors. Insect Pheromone Biochemistry and Molecular Biology covers how insects produce pheromones and how they detect pheromones and plant volatiles.

Since insects rely on pheromone detection for both feeding and breeding, a better understanding of insect olfaction and pheromone biosynthesis could help curb the behavior of pests without the use of.

Sex pheromones in insects include a variety of molecules from large, but volatile, aliphatic molecules to small cyclic monoterpenoids.

Moth pheromones are the first pheromones identified and are the most widely studied of all the insect pheromones. They include a. In book: Total Synthesis of Natural Products, Volume 4, pp for mate finding and synthetic pheromones are used for monitoring or disruption of pheromone communication in pest insects.

Recently, the cytotoxicity of several insect sex pheromones, including long chain alkenals and alcohols as well as mono- and diunsaturated acetates and alcohols, to Chinese hamster ovary cells was evaluated in vitro (Abdel-Ghani et al., ; Bayoumi et al., ). Examples of pheromone use by insects and spiders.

Pheromones have long been known to be important to the lives of insects in mating, as witnessed, for example, in some of the larger silkworm family moths, where males are noted to travel nearly 30 miles to a female, following a pheromone trail in the air.

The normal effect of a sex pheromone. Pheromones are environmentally friendly alternatives to traditional pesticides for pest control.

They are widely applied for insect monitoring, mating disruption and mass trapping. Nicotiana benthamiana and N.

tabacum are potential green biomass production platforms of moth sex pheromones. Using these two Nicotiana species as plant factories, we expressed biosynthetic genes of plant and insect.

Abstract. As the field of pheromone research evolved, and it became clear that pheromones possessed great potential as components of pest management strategies, it became necessary (a) to define precisely the pheromonal blend emitted by the insect, (b) to determine the rates of production and release of the blends by the insect, and (c) to develop controlled release systems for use in.

The Synthesis of Insect Pheromones, – Kenji Mori. Depatment of Agricultural Chemistry, The University of Tokyo, Japan. Book Editor(s): John ApSimon. Ottawa‐Carleton Institute for Research and Graduate Studies in Chemistry and Department of Chemistry, Carleton University, Ottawa. A series of insect sex pheromones and structurally related olefins have been synthesized with high stereoisomeric purity by two sequential cross-coupling reactions.

Starting with ()- or ()bromophenylthioethene, and (), and Grignard reagents in the presence of. A pheromone (from Ancient Greek φέρω phero "to bear" and hormone) is a secreted or excreted chemical factor that triggers a social response in members of the same ones are chemicals capable of acting like hormones outside the body of the secreting individual, to impact the behavior of the receiving individuals.

There are alarm pheromones, food trail pheromones, sex pheromones. Pheromones of insects and their analogs.

A new approach to the synthesis of the sex pheromones of insects of the order Lepidoptera which is based on the selective ozonolysis of 1-methylcycloocta-1Z,5Z-diene. Khim. Prir. Soed.

Ujvary, I. Synthesis of the sex pheromone of the cabbage army worm (Mamestra brassicae L.). Magy. Kem. Sex pheromone receptors (PRs) are key players in chemical communication between mating partners in insects.

In the highly diversified insect order Lepidoptera, male PRs tuned to female-emitted type I pheromones (which make up the vast majority of pheromones identified) form a dedicated subfamily of odorant receptors (ORs).

This book focuses on chemicals that effect aggregation for mating and elicit sexual behavior in insects, mites, and ticks, mainly on "sex pheromonal" or "mating" activity.

These pheromones are useful to both agriculture science and industry because of their potential as detection and control. The biosynthesis of a large number of sex pheromone components of various moth species has been shown to start with common fatty acids and involve chain shortening by two carbons and introduction.

Identification and Synthesis of Insect Pheromone XXIX. Sex Pheromone of the Vine Tree BorerParathrene Regalis B. Guo Guang-zhong, Liu Han-quan, Lin Guo-qiang, Wu Cai-hong, Meng Lian-zhong,Organic Chemistry (CH.), The existence of a female sex pheromone in scale insects.

book provides an up-to-date synthesis of our knowledge of Adult A. chinensis males produce an aggregation-sex pheromone from.

Importantly, function of the receptors for sex pheromones in the silk moth Bombyx mori has been investigated by heterologous expression analysis (Nakagawa et al. ; Sakurai et al. BmOr1- and BmOr3-mediated specific responses to the sex pheromone components (E10, Z12)-hexadecadienol and (E10, Z12)-hexadecadienal in Xenopus oocytes.

Includes a bibliographic listing of methods for synthesis of over of the identified chemicals, and references for analytical methods used in the identification of insect sex pheromones. These pheromones are of great interest to both agriculture science and industry because of their potential as detection and control agents.

Acidic paper. Mori K. Simple synthesis of sex pheromones of codling moth and red bollworm moth by the coupling of Grignard reagents with allylic halides.

Tetrahedron. ; – doi: /S(01) [Google Scholar]. An efficient synthesis of (3E,8Z,11Z)-tetradeca-3,8,trienyl acetate, the major sex pheromone component of the tomato leafminer moth, Tuta absoluta, was accomplished.

The synthesis started with butynol and gave an overall yield of 41%. Sex pheromones are ideal compounds for insect control technologies because of their specificity and minimal impact on the ecosystem.

Synthetic sex pheromones are used for population monitoring, mating disruption, and mass trapping of a wide variety of pest species, particularly members of Lepidoptera [4,5,6].Although the sex pheromones of some tea pests have been identified, they have not been.

Question: More General Synthesis Problem He Synthesis Of Sex Pheromones Provides A Valuable Means For Studying Insect Communication And Also May Provide A Relatively Benign Means Of Insect Control In Agricultural Applications. The Sex Pheromone Of The European Corn Borer Is Shown On The Right.

Using The Starting Materials On The Left As The Only Source Of Organic. Synthesis of the sex pheromone of the tea tussock moth in 33% overall yield over 10 steps was achieved. Moreover, the chiral pool concept was applied in the asymmetric synthesis.

The synthesis used a chemical available on a large-scale from recycling of wastewater from the steroid industry. The carbon skeleton was constructed using the C4+C5+C8 strategy. The fact that HDA is produced in large amounts by virgin queens suggests its role as a sex pheromone in mating behavior.

An increase in the frequency of mating behavior was observed also when tergal gland extracts were added to 9-ODA (Renner and Vierling ).

This suggests that several glandular sources could cooperate in increasing the. Chemical communication by pheromones is probably the most important method by which insects communicate with conspecifics (1, 2).Insects contain a plethora of exocrine glands where chemical messengers are produced ().Our current understanding of the biosynthesis of insect pheromones is largely based on studies investigating moths, flies, cockroaches, and beetles (4, 5).

This proposal is direct toward the development of a new, low-cost process for synthesizing insect pheromones. This process is based on the use of a novel, environmentally benign method using transition-metal catalysts, which should result in high yields of high-purity products.

Chadha, M.S. and Mamdapur, V.R.Novel synthetic approaches to some sex pheromones of insect pests prevalent in India, In: Proc. Workshop on the Regulation of Insect Reproduction IV, eds. Maetin Tonner, Tomma Soldan and Blanka Bemethova, Praha Academic Publication, Prague,Czechoslovakia, pp.

– Google Scholar. The researchers were able to synthesize 40 g of the pheromone in one batch. Due to the high effectiveness of the compound, this amount is sufficient for the treatment of an area of ca.

8 km 2. Short and Easily Scalable Synthesis of the Sex Pheromone of the Horse-Chestnut Leaf Miner (Cameraria ohridella) Relying on a Key Ligand- and Additive. This comprehensive and detailed handbook is a guide to the literature published before on pheromones and sex attractants that affect aggregation for mating and/or elicit sexual behaviour in insects, mites and ticks, many of which are agricultural, forest, or public health pests.

The scope of the book has been restricted to those chemicals with 'sex pheromonal' or 'mating' activity. The synthesis of compound 3 described in by Mori was the first successful identification of the absolute configuration of an insect pheromone by its enantioselective synthesis.

8,9 Several reviews have been described focusing on many aspects of pheromone science. Sex pheromones have found applications in pest monitoring and pest control.

For monitoring, pheromone traps are used to attract and catch a sample of pest insects to determine whether control measures are needed. For control, much larger quantities of a sex pheromone are released to disrupt the mating of a pest species.

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sex pheromone lepidoptera and coleoptera alarm and aggrn pheromone aphids, boll weevil 8 9. types of pheromones based on changes in insect functional group no. of compound • primer • releaser • type-i • type-ii • monocomponent • multicomponent 9 i.

based on changes in insect 10 Supellapyrone, the sex pheromone of the brownbanded cockroach. Olean, the sex pheromone of the olive fruit fly.

13,Dimethylpentatriacontane as the sex pheromone of a tsetse fly. Significance of chirality in pheromone science. References. 5 Synthesis of Biofunctional Molecules of Microbial Origin.

Microbial hormones.