Genetic variation of alkaloid production in Conium maculatum after reassociation with the specialist moth Agonopterix alstroemeriana

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Castells, Eva; Berenbaum, M.R.;
(2005)
  • Subject: Chemical ecology
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages

Conium maculatum, a Eurasian weed naturalized in North America, contains high concentrations of piperidine alkaloids. In the United States, C. maculatum was largely free from herbivory until approximately 30 years ago, when it was re-associated via accidental introducti... View more
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