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Contact: Lee Siegel
lee.siegel@utah.edu
801-581-8993
University of Utah

Moth

Caption: By studying how female sex attractants make male moths warm up their flight muscles faster but take flight prematurely, University of Utah biologists are learning about how odor affects animal behavior.

Credit: Josť Crespo, University of Utah

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