Accession Number : ADD000213

Title :   Mosquito Trap.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Jackson,Spicer C

Report Date : 12 Mar 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent discloses a weatherproof trap which will capture mosquitoes or other insects without injury and without gathering larger undesired insects. A fan and light are mounted on a support plate within the trap, and catch trap means are mounted between the open end of the trap and the support plate. The trap is closed at its opposite end by a cover, the opposite end having air escape means therein.

Descriptors :   *Traps, *Patents, Culicidae, Insects, Samplers, Portable equipment

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE