A STUDY ON THE LUNAR PERIODICITY OF INSECT ABUNDANCE USING LIGHT TRAP

  • Anjaly Bhasi PG student, Department of Hospital Administration, Little Flower Institute of Medical sciences and Research, Angamaly, Kerala. India

Abstract

The present study aimed to understand the lunar periodicity of insect abundance using light trap. It mainly involves handpicking of insects that are coming under light for a period of one month. The collected insects are preserved by using 70%. Isopropyl alcohol in specimen bottles labelled with dated and day. The observation period continues about a month.

Author Biography

Anjaly Bhasi, PG student, Department of Hospital Administration, Little Flower Institute of Medical sciences and Research, Angamaly, Kerala. India
PG student, Department of Hospital Administration, Little Flower Institute of Medical sciences and Research, Angamaly, Kerala. India

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Published
2017-01-24
How to Cite
Bhasi, A. (2017). A STUDY ON THE LUNAR PERIODICITY OF INSECT ABUNDANCE USING LIGHT TRAP. Mintage Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Sciences (ISSN: 2320-3315), 25-28. Retrieved from http://mjpms.in/index.php/mjpms/article/view/224