Hormones Control Eyespot Size in the Butterfly Bicyclus anynana, Entomology Today, 21 November 2017

Entomology Today, the website by the Entomological Society of America (ESA), reported on Yale-NUS Associate Professor of Science Antónia Monteiro’s new research on butterflies. The article noted that the research, conducted by Assoc Professor Monteiro and her colleagues at NUS and Yale, discovered sex hormones in insects regulating the size of sexual ornaments. The findings have been published in Molecular Biology and Evolution.

 

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