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Mosquito Magnet R-OCTENOL Biting Insect Attractant 3-pack (fits all models) - R-OCTENOL

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$39.99
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$33.53
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$6.46 (16%)
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Item Description
Ask & Answer
R-OCTENOL itself is a naturally occurring by-product that comes from plants and some animals (especially oxen and cows, which ingest a lot of vegetable matter) in the forms of pheromones and kairomones. R-OCTENOL in this form is intended as an additional insect attractant for use with any model of Mosquito Magnet mosquito trap.

Measurable Difference

The addition of R-OCTENOL can make a big difference in your insect control efforts, as studies have shown that R-OCTENOL, when used in conjunction with the carbon dioxide your Mosquito Magnet already produces, is highly attractive to many species of mosquitoes, no-see-ums, and biting midges. Research from American Biophysics even suggests that the combination of carbon dioxide and R-OCTENOL can increase your trap's catch rates of no-see-ums by 3 to 4 times. Other biting insects are also drawn to this attractant, of course, which can really make a difference in the overall population in your surrounding area as you continue to use the trap.

The R-OCTENOL you'll receive comes in the form of three packets with peel-off tops. One of these tops at a time is then inserted into the Mosquito Magnet. It is recommended that the packet be replaced about every three weeks, so the set of three packets should last about nine weeks. Over the course of those nine weeks, many owners find that they've significantly decreased the number of winged predators in their intended area and have really given their Mosquito Magnet traps a leg up in the fight against annoying pests.

Features
  • Set of three R-OCTENOL biting insect attractant packets
  • EPA registered secondary attractant
  • Works with every model of Mosquito Magnet mosquito trap
  • Simple to insert
  • Increases catch rates up to 10 times!
  • Can increase overall catch rates when used in conjunction with the CO2 the trap already produces
  • Recommended attractant for those who live in northern and coastal regions
  • Attracts most mosquito species, including salt marsh, as well as no-see-ums and black flies
  • Each packet lasts roughly three weeks before beginning to lose its efficacy
  • Replace every 21 days
Manufacturer: Mosquito Magnet
Part Number: ROCTENOL
Elite Deals Item Number: MMG-R-OCTENOL
UPC: 686513181537

By Kim from Chicago, IL on May 3, 2016
What is the difference between the R-Octenol and Octenol? We live in the northern part of Illinois. Would one be better than the other?
By Brennan W. - Elite Deals Product Specialist on May 4, 2016

Answer:
The different types of attractants work for different mosquito species native to certain parts of the country. For northern Illinois, you will want to use Octenol or R-Octenol.

Product Reviews
Mosquito Magnet R-OCTENOL Biting Insect Attractant 3-pack (fits all models) - R-OCTENOL
$33.53
5 Stars based on 1 Review(s)
Jean
MI
5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.

This Is Great
May 27, 2017
This product works great, better than I could ever hope. The R-Octenol is the only thing I will buy, it attracts Mosquitoes and is the best of any I have used. I highly recommend it.
Pros:
Works better than the other products.
Cons:
I have none.