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between moth hearing and bat sound production. The nal chapter on sense organs (12) describes adult
 

Summary: between moth hearing and bat sound production. The
Şnal chapter on sense organs (12) describes adult
compoundeyesaswellasotherorgansofvision(larval
eyes, ocelli, and dermal photoreceptors). Chapter 13
connects the previous descriptions of sense organs
well with the role of exocrine glands that serve as male
and female sex pheromone glands for chemical com-
munication in reproductive behavior and as defense
glands.
A description of the endocrine system, with refer-
encetothemorphology,physiology,andbiochemistry
of endocrine glands as they relate to molting, meta-
morphosis, pheromone biosynthesis, diapause, repro-
duction, and neurosecretion is given in Chapter 15.
The structure and function of the gonads and their
efferent ducts in males and females is discussed in
Chapter 16.
Other topics covered in this book include silk pro-
duction, karyology and sex determination, and egg
structure and development (Chapters 14, 17Ğ19). In

  

Source: Arnqvist, Göran - Department of Animal Ecology, Uppsala Universitet
Rowe, Locke - Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto

 

Collections: Environmental Sciences and Ecology