Light Traps

John Grehan jrg13 at
Fri Sep 25 00:23:28 EDT 1998

You might contact Peter McQuillan who I believe is in the School of Plant
at the University of Tasmania..
He has considerable light trapping experience.

John Grehan

At 02:04 AM 9/25/98 GMT, you wrote:
>I was contemplating the possibility of setting up a light trap for local
>nocturnal lepidoptera. I have never used one before, and was wondering if
>anyone has some comments on what sort of light (mercury vapour, black UV
>light, etc... to use, and on any successful setups.
>Any comments appreciated.
>Miguel de Salas
>School of Pland Science
>University of Tasmania, Australia

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