Product Type: Abstract
Author(s): Mason, L.C., J.A. Savidge, and G.H. Rodda
Mason, L.C., J.A. Savidge, and G.H. Rodda. 2008. Prey scents and guide ropes as a method to enhance brown treesnake (Boiga irregularis) trap capture success abs.. In: Brown Treesnake Technical Working Group Meeting: Agenda & Abstracts - 16, 17 & 18 April 2008. Kingsville, TX: North American Brown Tree Snake Control Team. p. 15.
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The brown treesnake is known to employ both visual and olfactory cues when searching for prey. At present, these cues emanate only from the trap proper, a small source. We hypothesized that trap success could be enhanced by providing substrate-born olfactory cues leading to the trap...