Koshewnikow gland

Koshewnikow gland
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
A gland consisting of or corresponding to Leydig cells and the sting of numerous bees, that produce an attractant pheromone in honey bee queens.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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