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A Disposable Cage for Obtaining Individual Eggs of the Elm SpanwormAuthor(s): A.T. Drooz
Source: Res. Note SE-127. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2 p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Southeastern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionA waxed paper cage in the shape of a paper coffee creamer (tetrahedron) is easy to make, inexpensive, and ideal for collecting individual eggs or small groups of eggs from the egg-mass depositing elm spanworm. The moths and eggs can be readily observed through the translucent waxed paper.
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CitationDrooz, A.T. 1969. A Disposable Cage for Obtaining Individual Eggs of the Elm Spanworm. Res. Note SE-127. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2 p.
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