Brinjal Lure

Leucinodes orbonalis - Fruit & Shoot Borer

Brinjal Lure

Leucinodes orbonalis – Fruit & Shoot Borer

Product NameLeucinodes orbonalis Pheromone Lure
Mode of ActionAttractant Pheromone
Active IngredientE-11-hexadecenyl acetate & E-11-hexadecenol
Dosage3 mg per dispenser / lure
Product DescriptionMet pet pouch containing E-11-hexadecenyl acetate & E-11 hexadecenol blend loaded in silicon rubber septa
Active LifeUp to 30-45 days depending on climatic conditions.
Shelf Life2 years if stored according to the standard protocol.

Targeted Action

This product is intended for use as attractant of Egg plant fruit and shoot borer (Leucinodes orbonalis) in Brinjal / egg plant Farms, in order to trap them for monitoring and mass trapping. This is found to reduce the intensity of pest incidence, leading to a reduction in crop damage thereby improving the yields / output quality.

Product Description

The Active Ingredient blend of E-11-hexadecenyl acetate & E-11-hexadecenol is a potent attractant for males of Leucinodes orbonalis. This liquid formulation @ 3 mg is loaded in rubber septa, which is placed in water/PheroGlo/Funnel sleeve traps in the field.

Application Protocol

Place the Lure/Dispenser in the funnel /sleeve trap or water trap or PheroGlo trap and place the trap at various locations in the field just above the canopy level of the crop. Recommended to use one lure of Leucinodes orbonalis per trap. One Leucinodes orbonalis lure would last up to 30-45 days depending upon climatic conditions. The trapping density should be adequate to manage pest infestation. The recommended trap density is 40-50 traps per hectare for mass trapping and 8-10 traps per hectare for monitoring.

Packing :

Spodoptera frugiperda lure is packed in a metalized triple layer pouch.

Storage and Disposal precautions :

  • Store the dispenser away from sunlight in a dry and cool place
  • Do not open the pouch until just before placing it in the trap lure holder.
  • The product expiry date is 2 years from production date under good storage conditions and without opening the sealed pouch