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More recently, Bauer and Caskey (2006) described the antennal setae of Macrobrachium ohione (Smith) with a focus on mate recognition and sexual dimorphism.
The waxes, known as cuticular hydrocarbons, may also be used in mate recognition.
We speculate, however, that under some conditions scramble competition may not favour effective sex and mate recognition," Marco's team says in the June Animal Behaviour.