Biopheropoint RhF

Red Palm Weevil, Rhynchophorus ferrugineus pheromone

Crops: Date, palm tree

Dispenser material: Wax plug

Packaging: Aluminium pouches

Shipping: Within 2-3 days

Field life: 4-6 weeks

Storage:Store in a refrigerator for a shelf life of 2 years

Recommended Trap: Pitfall type trap, multi-funnel trap

The purpose of use:Monitoring and mass trapping


-Pitfall type trap or multi-funnel trap can be used.

-Put 1 red palm weevil pheromone lure per trap.

-Trap density: 1 trap/ha. Avoid placing trap in direct sunlight.

-Traps are placed at the beginning of March.

-Traps are buried in the ground to the level of the side entrances or hung at a height of 0.5-1 m.

-The traps must be checked on a daily basis, and after the first adults have been captured, the traps must be checked every week.

Mass trapping

-Trap density: 10 trap/ha. When the palm trees are arranged, as avenues, put a trap every 50 to 100 m.