Collecting techniques


The highest density of different species of phasmids is found in the tropical regions, but some species occur in cooler regions as well e.g. Europe or U.S.A.. Link Geographie !

Verbreitung der Phasmatodea auf der Erde
Verbreitung der Phasmatodea auf der Erde

 

The used collecting technique does in first line depend on the region where and the species which are wished to be collected. Method I is the by far most widespread and mostly applied collecting technique as it is productive in most areas with not plenty of money needed. Below different techniques are described which may partly also be applied in combination with other methods.