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Pheromone of Cameraria ohridella

For efficient monitoring of the horse chestnut leafminer

What is Caps. Cameraria ohridella?

  • It are rubber dispensers containing the species-specific sex pheromone release by the female of the horse chestnut leafminer moth, Cameraria ohridella

What are the benefits of Cameraria ohridella pheromone?

  • Combined with a Funnel Trap, you can detect an infestation in time and get a clear indication of the population size and development

How does Cameraria ohridella pheromone work?

  • Can be used in the Funnel Trap®
  • The pheromone remains effective for 4 to 6 weeks
  • Only the male moths are attracted

In which crops can you use Cameraria ohridella pheromone?

  • Horse chestnut


The pheromone capsules are packed per 10 pieces in a practical “blister package”.


Prevent contact of the pheromone lures with hands when the capsules are introduced in the trap.
We recommend to hang the traps with pheromone at a height of about 2.5 meters.

Local regulations may impose restrictions on the use of this product. Contact your authorities or contact your Biobest consultant.
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