Effect of light quality on movement of Pterostichus melanarius (Coleoptera: Carabidae)

  • A.B. Allema (Creator)



The aim of this project was to study the effect of red light on night time behaviour of Pterostichus melanarius (Coleoptera: Carabidae). An experiment was conducted in experimental arenas in the autumn of 2008. Beetles were recorded 20 min per hour during a period of 8 hours under red light, near infrared radiation and white light.
Date made available25 Nov 2014
PublisherWageningen UR
Geographical coverageThe Netherlands

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