Technical data about Gypsy Moth (Lepidoptera, Lymantriidae) pheromone bait trapping


Abstract: Capture of Gypsy Moth male using traps baited with the sexual synthesis pheromone isa good tool for flight and population assessments if the traps are correctly used. The aim of thisstudy was to compare three traps models and to define their practical methods of use. Themassive captures obtained with the trap G (Icona Sp.) suggested that mass trapping could beused to control this pest. A warning method to predict infestations using pheromone traps is alsoproposed.

Cookie Consent with Real Cookie Banner