Traps and baits for flies (Diptera) on Pacific Islands.

@article{Pickens1994TrapsAB,
  title={Traps and baits for flies (Diptera) on Pacific Islands.},
  author={L. G. Pickens and Jacek Jaworski and B. Kova{\vc} and G. D. Mills},
  journal={Journal of medical entomology},
  year={1994},
  volume={31 6},
  pages={
          828-32
        }
}
Studies conducted on Oahu, HI, and on islands of the Kwajalein Atoll, Marshall Islands, demonstrated that adult house flies, Musca domestica L., were attracted to a mixture of cooked rice and chicken and to a commercial bait, whereas adults of Chrysomya megacephala F. and Musca sorbens Wiedemann were attracted to shark fluids or to ripe breadfruit. M. domestica and M. sorbens could be captured in standard inverted-cone traps, whereas C. megacephala could be captured in traps fitted with… CONTINUE READING

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