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Molasses Attracted Insect Taxa in Selected Areas of Songculan Lagoon, Songculan, Dauis, Bohol, Philippines

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Author Hongayo, Menelo C., Apale, Ivan Philip B., Araco, Ray Marion M., Bernaldez, Keziah A.
ISSN 2225-7217
On Pages 1-3
Volume No. 4
Issue No. 1
Issue Date February 01, 2014
Publishing Date February 01, 2014
Keywords Insect taxa, Molasses bait traps, Songculan Lagoon



Abstract

Insects are the most diverse among the animal group, and itís amazing adaptability led to its enormous diversity and wide distribution. Such diversity enables this vigorous group to take advantage of all available resources of food and shelter. This study aimed to identify insect taxa found in Songculan Lagoon, Songculan, Dauis, Bohol, Philippines; identify the insect taxa up to order level; and determine and compare the number of insects among stations. This study was limited to insect taxa identification up to order level. Sampling involves molasses bait traps hanged on plants in the area. The results identified five (5) insect taxa namely: Hymenoptera, Coleoptera, Diptera, Lepidoptera and Blattodea.


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