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Which set of hormones below are trial pheromones ?

$(a)\;\text{Citral,citronellant} \\ (b)\;\text{iso smyl acetate,geraniel } \\(c)\;\text{Citral,isomyl acetate } \\ (d)\;\text{isosmyl acetate} $

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Phermones are used to trial certain insects to attract others to a source of food.
For example, ants release two trial hormones, critical and citronellant, while honey bees release geraniel and citral as trial hormones.
Hence a is the correct answer.
answered Mar 11, 2014 by meena.p
 
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