Tuta absoluta


Common name: Tomato leaf miner

Pheromone lure for monitoring & mass trapping.
Use of 40 traps / ha lowers damage as much as conventional insecticide treatment.

Recommended Traps:
White Plastic Delta Trap (P445-Trap)

Sturdy, field ready, plastic Delta trap for monitoring.

Plastic Delta Trap Inserts Package (P446-Insert) (10 Units)
Waterproof carton material coated with Stickem.

Water / Oil Trap (P448-Trap)

Excellent for monitoring & mass trapping a many lepidoptera. Inexpensive & very low maintenance.

Lobos, E., Occhionero, M., Werenitzky, D., Fernandez, J., Gonzalez, L. M., Rodriguez, C. & Oehlschlager, A. C. (2013). Optimization of a trap for Tuta absoluta Meyrick (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) and trials to determine the effectiveness of mass trapping. Neotropical Entomology, 42(5), 448-457.

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