Thoracic glands of Iphita limbata stal

Nayar, K. K. (1953) Thoracic glands of Iphita limbata stal Nature, 172 (4382). p. 768. ISSN 0028-0836

Full text not available from this repository.

Official URL:

Related URL:


The thoracic gland has been shown in a number of insects to be the immediate source of the moulting hormone. It has been demonstrated recently that the neurosecretory cells of the brain activate the thoracic gland and thus bring about moulting.

Item Type:Article
Source:Copyright of this article belongs to Nature Publishing Group.
ID Code:32898
Deposited On:31 Mar 2011 08:14
Last Modified:09 Jun 2011 10:32

Repository Staff Only: item control page