volume 166, issue 2, P113-123 2018
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12652
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Niklas Stukenberg, Niklas Ahrens, Hans-Michael Poehling

Abstract: Abstract Fungus gnats occur worldwide with more than 1 700 described species. They can cause serious damages on ornamentals, crop plants, and edible mushrooms, and are considered to be a serious pest in the last years. Bradysia difformisFrey (Diptera: Sciaridae) represents a common species in Europe. Usually, yellow sticky traps are used for monitoring and control in greenhouses and fluorescent tube‐based light traps are additionally applied for control in mushroom cultivation. The importance of such visual t…

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