Sri Lanka is home to about 131 species of mosquitoes that included to 16 genera with 17 endemic species. This includes both Culex genus and Aedes genus.
We strongly believe Terminator Mosquito Trap will help the Dengue fever control programme immensely.
PESTROL TERMINATOR MOSQUITO TRAP
Vendor: Horizen Agro Products (Pvt) LTD – Sri Lanka
Terminator Mosquito Trap is a New Zealand made mosquito trap that attracts mosquitos efficiently and killed inside the trap. Mosquitos are attracted by an attractant, lure (combination of naturally occurring chemicals) and killed by dehydration.
This attractant, the lure is made of Octanol and Lactic acid. Octanol is the main constituent of the lure. Octanol is also known as mushroom alcohol (1-Octen-3-ol), which is a naturally occurring chemical in human breath, sweat, clover, fish, mushroom, peas, soybeans, and many other crops and animals.
This lure in the Terminator Mosquito Trap attracts Culex genus, and Aedes genus. Diseases Culex genus vector include Arbovirus infections, West Nile virus, Filariasis, Japanese encephalitis, St. Louis encephalitis, and Avian malaria. Aedes genus, the yellow fever mosquito, is a mosquito that can spread Dengue fever, Chikungunya, Zika fever, and Yellow fever viruses.