Problem: Female tiger moths signify their presence to male moths by giving off a sex attractant (pheromone). The sex attractant has been isolated and found to be a 2-methyl-branched alkane having a molecular weight of 254. What is this material? 

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Female tiger moths signify their presence to male moths by giving off a sex attractant (pheromone). The sex attractant has been isolated and found to be a 2-methyl-branched alkane having a molecular weight of 254. What is this material? 

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