Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (14th Edition)

Published by Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
ISBN 10: 1305073959
ISBN 13: 978-1-30507-395-1

Chapter 43 - Self-Quiz - Page 778: 5


a. pheromone

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Unlike neurotransmitters and hormones, pheromones are released to the outside of an organism's body. Neurotransmitters and hormones are released inside an organism's body. Pheromones can communicate where a food source is, warn other individuals within the species about a predator in the area, and cause sexual arousal in others.
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