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Attractant Effect of Trap Logs Treated with Ethanol to Platypus koryoensis (Coleoptera: Platypodidae)
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Attractant Effect of Trap Logs Treated with Ethanol to Platypus koryoensis (Coleoptera: Platypodidae)
Son, Su-Yeon; Lee, Sun Keun; Seo, Sang-Tae;
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The attractant effect to Platypus koryoensis (Murayama), an insect vector of Korean oak wilt disease, was determined using a multi-funnel trap and trap logs treated with ethanol and ethanol extract of the bark of the Mongolian oak Quercus mongolica (Fisher). The number of entrance holes in ethanol and bark ethanol extract treatments was higher than that in the control (blank bottle). However, the number of entrance holes in ethanol and bark ethanol extract treatments was not significantly different. The number of entrance holes in the logs increased with increase in diameter of the logs. The lower part of the trap logs had significantly more number of entrance holes than that in the upper part (p < 0.05). The lower part of trap logs tends to be rarely exposed to direct sunlight resulting in desiccation of the logs, which in turn provides good conditions for microbial growth, a food source for P. koryoensis. The results show, that ethanol could be used effectively in the monitoring and maintenance of P. koryoensis because of the cheaper cost of ethanol than bark ethanol extracts, and thus, having a higher economical advantage. Further research of oak bark ethanol extracts is necessary to improve its efficiency.
Platypus koryoensis;Attraction effect;Ethanol;Quercus mongolica bark extracts;
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