Non-lethal moth traps

Olle af Geijerstam at
Sun Aug 6 16:49:12 EDT 2000

I am interested in collecting moths for digital documentation
(photo), but all moth traps seem to be designed to kill the moths.

Any suggestions on traps that will keep them alive and in good

For those interested I'm using digital cameras (Nikon, Agfa),
with macro-zoom lenses from Tamron and Tiffen. Collecting
with a mix of black and uv-light sources makes flash unnecessary.
Excellent color reproduction with both cameras.


Olle af Geijerstam
Tyresö Slott
S-13560 TYRESÖ

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