Testing Shows Dry, Red Sticky Trap Improves Spotted-Wing Drosophila Monitoring

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A new study finds spotted-wing drosophila prefer red, glue-covered monitoring traps made of plastic rectangles or spheres compared to the most commonly used clear deli-cup traps. The findings will advance the pursuit of more efficient and effective monitoring techniques for the…

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