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disparlure

[dis-pahr-loo r] /ˈdɪs pɑrˌlʊər/
noun
1.
a pheromone, C 19 H 38 O, released by female gypsy moths.
2.
a synthetic pheromone, used to attract male gypsy moths to traps.
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  • disparlure release rate from applied flakes was not determined in this study.
  • All four agencies use delta traps with disparlure, although the trap color does vary with agency.

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