Light Traps and Killing Agents

John Grehan jrg13 at
Thu Apr 20 21:19:45 EDT 2000

 However, for the best all around results and
>availability, Ethel Acetate is by far the best. I have never had specimens
>dry-out or become brittle.

Ethyl acetate can result in oils leaching out of the bodies of moths,
sometimes many
years later.

Tetrachloroethane does not give that problem, but is more expensive and less
readily available.

john Grehan

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