How to dry the insect collection ?
Interesting / / August 12, 2017
- Entomological pins
- foam or wool
quite a bit of effort you need to exert to keep the bright summer impressions.And if you attract and children to collect insects for entomological collection, you can initiate a new family hobby interesting.One need only remember that scientific value has only that collection, which indicates the insect names, date and place of capture.In addition, each novice collector should know how to dry the insect.
captured insects, proceed to drying.There are several species of insects processing.If you want to dry the tie, use a special "raspravilku" for the wings - the adaptation of two wooden planks attached to the elongated tube at an angle to each other at a short distance.Butterfly positioned so that her body was in the groove on the tube, and the wings were on the tablets.If the home bred insects in the croup, how to get rid of them, too, need to know, because their larvae can spoil collection.
To dry the beetle, it is necessary to stick a drop of glue to the foam, stretch their legs and secure them with pins.Beetle carefully removed from the foam after drying and glued on the plate made of cardboard.It is very important to protect the collection of insects.If you are having harmful insects in an apartment, how to get rid of them, may prompt advice from the Internet.
Dry insect pins to prick the foam and glued a piece of paper next to the name.The foam was placed in a box and put them in a dark, dry place.Duration of drying ranges from insects 5-7 days to 2 weeks, butterflies, and from 14 days to months beetles.The period depends on the size of the insect, and how and where it was caught an insect, so it is important to know how to properly catch insects.
catch insects in dry weather soft butterfly net with a long handle, which can be made by yourself.Aquatic insects catch a special net.The insects are then placed in glass jars, cardboard boxes.Larvae can keep alive, to see how they twist the cocoon and the butterfly comes out of it.During fishing you need to remember how to protect themselves from insects and their bites.This will help special creams or sprays.
12 Aug, 2017