Pheromone vs Kairomone
Hey guys, quick question. I’m writing a paper for a course and was a bit confused. A study conducted trained detection dogs to sniff out bark beetle infestations via aggregation pheromones they produced. Now the dogs are using them as kairomones. For the rest of the paper, would I refer to these chemicals as pheromones or kairomones? Or would both be correct? Thank you!