Definitions for "Pheromones"
Chemicals released by animals and humans that trigger physiological or behavioral reactions in other members of the same species. Pheromones do not elicit detectable smells but are processed in a similar manner to olfactory stimuli, by specialized receptors in the nasal cavity called vomeronasal organs. go to glossary index
chemical messengers related to the sense of smell, and in some cases sexuality
Chemicals emitted by an organism to influence the behavior of other organisms of the same species.
Sex perfume” traps used to disrupt insect reproduction cycles.
Scent produced to initiate sexual activity