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A Simple Ground-Based Trap For Estimating Densities of Arboreal Leaf InsectsAuthor(s): Robert A. Haack; Richard W. Blank
Source: Research Note NC-354. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionDescribes a trap design to use in collecting larval frass or head capsules for estimating densities of aboveground arthropods. The trap is light, compact, durable, and easily constructed from common inexpensive items.
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CitationHaack, Robert A.; Blank, Richard W. 1991. A Simple Ground-Based Trap For Estimating Densities of Arboreal Leaf Insects. Research Note NC-354. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
KeywordsInsect trap, insect survey, insect monitoring, frass, head capsule
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