There are several types of flying insect traps that can be effective, depending on the specific needs and preferences of the user. Some options include:
- Glue traps: These traps use a sticky substance to catch insects when they land on the trap. They are often inexpensive and easy to use, but they may be less effective for larger insects and can be inhumane.
- Electronic traps: These traps use a UV light to attract insects, which are then electrocuted when they come into contact with the trap. These traps are generally more effective for larger insects, but they may be more expensive and may require replacement bulbs.
- Flypaper: This type of trap uses a sticky substance that is applied to a surface, such as paper or plastic. Insects become stuck when they land on the sticky surface. Flypaper is easy to use and relatively inexpensive, but it may be less effective for larger insects and can be messy to dispose of.
- Insect zappers: These traps use a UV light to attract insects, which are then killed by an electric shock when they come into contact with the trap. Insect zappers can be effective at catching a wide variety of flying insects, but they may also attract and kill beneficial insects, such as bees.
It is generally a good idea to choose a trap that is specifically designed to target the type of insect you are trying to control, and to use the trap according to the manufacturer’s instructions.
The Zevo Flying Insect Trap is a device designed to attract and capture flying insects such as fruit flies, house flies, and gnats. It uses a combination of LED light, heat, and a proprietary attractant to lure insects into the device, where they are trapped and killed. The starter kit includes the trap itself, as well as a cartridge of attractant and a set of batteries to power the device. It is intended to be a safe and effective way to control flying insect populations in your home or office.