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Studies with butterfly bait traps: an overview

Author(s):
Lucci Freitas, Andre Victor [1] ; Iserhard, Cristiano Agra [2] ; Santos, Jessie Pereira [1, 3] ; Oliveira Carreira, Junia Yasmin [1] ; Ribeiro, Danilo Bandini [3] ; Alves Melo, Douglas Henrique [4] ; Batista Rosa, Augusto Henrique [1, 5] ; Marini-Filho, Onildo Joao [6] ; Accacio, Gustavo Mattos [1] ; Uehara-Prado, Marcio [7]
Total Authors: 10
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Estadual Campinas, Dept Biol Anim, CP 6109, BR-13083970 Campinas, SP - Brazil
[2] Univ Fed Pelotas, Dept Ecol Zool & Genet, Pelotas, RS - Brazil
[3] Univ Fed Mato Grosso do Sul, Ctr Ciencias Biol & Saude, Campo Grande, MS - Brazil
[4] Univ Fed Pernambuco, Dept Zool, Recife, PE - Brazil
[5] UNITAU, Inst Basico Biociencias, Dept Biol, Sao Paulo - Brazil
[6] Inst Chico Mendes Conservacao Biodiversidade ICMB, Ctr Nacl Pesquisa Conservacao Biodiversidade Cerr, Brasilia, DF - Brazil
[7] Inst Neotrop Pesquisa & Conservacao, Curitiba, Parana - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 7
Document type: Review article
Source: REVISTA COLOMBIANA DE ENTOMOLOGIA; v. 40, n. 2, p. 203-212, JUL-DEC 2014.
Web of Science Citations: 24
Abstract

In the last decades, there has been a considerable increase in literature concerning ecological studies employing bait traps to capture butterflies. The growing interest in this kind of studies has given rise to a demanding group of young students and researchers looking for information and standardized protocols. Due to such growing interest in bait trap studies, this review aims to discuss (i) the basic aspects of the main technique of collection and sampling methods, and (ii) alternative solutions of different bait trap surveys in the Neotropics. Common mistakes that could undermine the quality and comparability of obtained data are also discussed. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 11/50225-3 - Natural history, phylogeny and conservation of Neotropical Lepidoptera
Grantee:André Victor Lucci Freitas
Support type: BIOTA-FAPESP Program - Regular Research Grants