Title

Evidence for the presence of GABamide in the webs of orb weaving spiders

Abstract

The principal water-soluble amine on the webs of some orb weaving spiders has been variously identified as GABamide and 2-pyrrolidone. We present evidence supporting the identification of this compound as GABamide.

Publication Date

1-1-1987

Journal Title

Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Publisher

Elsevier

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

10.1016/0305-0491(87)90326-9

Document Type

Article

Rights

Copyright © 1987, Elsevier