Monitoring Mosquitos III

BGS Mosquito Trap

One of the most versatile mosquito traps is the Biogents Sentinel Trap. The trap uses combinations of air currents, visual and olfactory cues to collect a wide range of mosquito species. Mosquitoes are attracted to odors in human and animal sweat. These chemical odors can be added to the trap and evaporated from the relatively large surface area. The trap generates air currents that disperse the odorants into the air and sucks mosquitos into the trap. This trap is…

Source: Living With Insects Blog

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