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Checklist of moth fauna of Peshawar, Pakistan

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Author(s): Muhammad Aslam

Journal: Arthropods
ISSN 2224-4255

Volume: 2;
Issue: 4;
Start page: 237;
Date: 2013;
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Keywords: moth | Peshawar | family | traps

ABSTRACT
A taxonomic survey of moth fauna was carried out in Peshawar from June to August in 2010 to know about moth species present in this area. A total number of 1375 moth specimens were collected by using simple light traps operated from dusk to dawn daily for sixty nights. A total of 18 moth species belonging to six families were recorded in Peshawar during this study.
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