Psyche: A Journal of Entomology / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Report on a Large Collection of Merope tuber Newman, 1838 (Mecoptera: Meropeidae), from Arkansas, with Notes on Collection Technique, Sex Ratio, and Male Clasper Size

Table 1

Total number of Merope tuber collected per trap type per block, with subtotals of trap type and block.

   BlockNumber of females caughtNumber of males caughtTotal caught

Trap type
 Malaise trap1000
 Pan trap (purple)1112
 Pan trap (yellow)1101
 Pan trap (blue)1000
 Pan trap (white)1101
 Pan trap (red)1000
 Malaise trap2011
 Pan trap (purple)2202
 Pan trap (yellow)2101
 Pan trap (blue)2213
 Pan trap (white)2213
 Pan trap (red)2415
 Malaise trap3000
 Pan trap (purple)3202
 Pan trap (yellow)3000
 Pan trap (blue)3011
 Pan trap (white)3101
 Pan trap (red)3112
 Malaise trap4000
 Pan trap (purple)4538
 Pan trap (yellow)48210
 Pan trap (blue)47310
 Pan trap (white)4224
 Pan trap (red)4213
 Malaise trap5101
 Pan trap (purple)5235
 Pan trap (yellow)5516
 Pan trap (blue)5213
 Pan trap (white)5404
 Pan trap (red)5213
Trap subtotal
 Malaise trap112
 Pan trap (purple)12719
 Pan trap (yellow)15318
 Pan trap (blue)11617
 Pan trap (white)10313
 Pan trap (red)9413
Block subtotal
 —1314
 —211415
 —3426
 —4241135
 —516622
Total582482