Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Pheromone traps - modern biotechnical method in integrated bark beetle management.

Abstract

An account is given of the pheromone traps used in Croatia for monitoring and controlling bark beetles in conifers (especially Ips typographus, Pityogenes chalcographus and Xyloterus lineatus [Trypodendron lineatum]). The need to use trap logs in addition to pheromone traps is discussed.