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A Vacuum-Aspirator for Counting TermitesAuthor(s): Susan C. Jones; Joe K. Mauldin
Source: Res. Note SO-300. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 2 p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Southern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionAn aspirator-system powered by a vacuum cleaner is described for manually counting termites. It is significantly faster and termite survival is at least as high as when using a mouth-aspirator for counting large numbers of termites.
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CitationJones, Susan C.; Mauldin, Joe K. 1983. A Vacuum-Aspirator for Counting Termites. Res. Note SO-300. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 2 p.
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