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The telencephalon (basal ganglia, septum, cerebral cortex and olfactory bulb) contains two general classes of neurons: those that project axons to distant targets and those that make only local connections. While projection neurons can be either excitatory (such as those in the olfactory bulb and...
Olfaction was studied in two species of scarab beetle, Anomala octiescostata and Anomala cuprea (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Rutelinae), which are temporarily isolated and use the same sex pheromone compounds, ( R )-buibuilactone and ( R )-japonilure. Single sensillum recordings in A. octiescostata...