McPhail Trap

Robust trap for effective monitoring of flies and mosquitoes

What is the McPhail Trap®?

  • A specially designed pheromone trap consisting of an inverted funnel for the monitoring of flies and mosquitoes
  • Use in combination with a pheromone
  • Tool for the timely detection of a new infestation, for monitoring population size of infestations already present and for creating a physical barrier

What are the benefits of the McPhail Trap®?

  • Reusable trap made of durable plastic
  • Ideal for use in open-air cultivation
  • With careful monitoring, you can detect infestations in time to intervene at the ideal moment

How does the McPhail Trap® work?

  • The base of the trap is filled with a soapy water solution
  • The flies or mosquitoes are naturally attracted to the pheromone
  • They fly into the trap through the inverted funnel
  • Once inside the trap, the insects remain attracted by the pheromone and by the light and do not find their way out anymore
  • The flies become tired and drown when they fall into the soapy solution

In which crops can you use the McPhail Trap®?


The McPhail Trap® is delivered as separate parts to be essemble by yourself:

  • transparant bell

  • pheromone dispenser holder

  • yellow inverted funnel base

  • suspension wire

Local regulations may impose restrictions on the use of this product. Contact your authorities or contact your Biobest consultant.
We produce our products and solutions for professional growers in horticulture.

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