Moths and Other Insects Attracted to a Mercury Vapour Light
Question: Why did the moth visit the psychiatrist’s office?
Answer: The porch light was on.
Attraction of insects to porch lights can create a buzz of annoying flying insects and an unsightly pile of dead ones. To reduce the nuisance, homeowners will invest in bug lights, bulbs that are less attractive to insects but produce a ghastly yellow light. Is there a high tech alternative?
LED technology allows light bulbs to be created…
Source: Living With Insects Blog