Table I.

Diverse plant species with shared volatile terpenes released in response to herbivory

Plant(E)-β-OcimeneLinalool(E)-4,8-Dimethyl-1,3,7-Nonatriene(E,E)-α-Farnesene(E)-β-Farnesene(E,E)-4,8,12- Trimethyl-1,3,7,11- TridecatetraeneReference
Cucumber++++ Takabayashi et al. (1994)
Apple++++ Takabayashi et al. (1991)
Lima bean+++++ Takabayashi et al. (1994)
Cotton++++++ Paré and Tumlinson (1997a)
Corn++++++ Turlings et al. (1990)
Tobacco++++ De Moraes et al. (1998)
Potato++++ Bolter et al. (1997)