[Syrphidae] yellow trays

Booij, C.J.H. C.J.H.Booij@plant.wag-ur.nl
Tue, 09 Apr 2002 09:12:40 +0200

Can anyone familiar with syrphid sampling in field crops tell me whether it
makes any difference to use trays/pans which are yellow all over or
trays/pans of which only the inside bottom is painted yellow ? We imagine
that it can make quite a difference in trapping efficiency.

Kees Booij (ecological entomologist)

Plant Research International
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