Event Title

Flirty Flashing Flies: Field Testing of Midge Fly Responses to Simulated Visual Mating Cues

Presenter Information

Makayla Deyling, Biological Sciences

Abstract

We used a programmed set of LED lights to mimic the mating cues of male midge flies to attract female mates in the field.

Keywords:

entomology, biology, fieldwork, midge flies

Co-presenters

Sarah Romer

Status

Undergraduate

Department

Biological Sciences

College

College of Arts and Sciences

Campus

Athens

Faculty Mentor

Brodie, Bekka

This document is currently not available here.

Share

COinS
 

Flirty Flashing Flies: Field Testing of Midge Fly Responses to Simulated Visual Mating Cues

We used a programmed set of LED lights to mimic the mating cues of male midge flies to attract female mates in the field.