July 27, 2002
From: Edwin Cruz-Rivera
Although a little late, here's a reference that may help clarify the role of terpenes and how they relate to slugs and other consumers:
• Paul, V.J., Cruz-Rivera, E. and R.W. Thacker. 2001. Chemical mediation of macroalgal-herbivore interactions: ecological and evolutionary perspectives. In: Marine Chemical Ecology, J. McClintock and W. Baker (eds.), CRC Press, Boca Raton, pp.227-265.
email@example.comCruz-Rivera, E., 2002 (Jul 27) Re: Diterpenes - what are they?. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/find/7651
Additions, comments, etc are never too late