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Helicoverpa Oviposition Cage

Helicoverpa Oviposition Cage
Helicoverpa Oviposition Cage
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Product Code : AC-216
Product Description

We are named among the leading organizations engaged in manufacturing and supplying Helicoverpa Oviposition Cage. The cage is used for breeding and rearing of helicoverpa armigera. This cage is used in this study to show the avoidance of oviposition and feeding on Bt cotton. To manufacture this cage, we use optimum quality materials, procured from reliable vendors. Helicoverpa Oviposition Cage comes in different sizes and finishing as per the requirements of clients.



  • Easy to set up
  • Supported by metal frame
  • Maintenance free

Helicoverpa Oviposition Cage(Ac-216)

  • Ambient Temperature And Humidity Are Two Most Important Considerations For The Successful Rearing Of H Armigera. These Condition Are All The More Important For Mating And Oviposition. Helicoverpa Oviposition Cage Offers These Two Conditions On Electricity.
   *To Set Up The Cage :
  1. Place One Of The Rings On Upper Side Of The Cage And Tie The Ring Roped In The Flange. The Ring Is Arrested In The Flange Of The Cage.
  2. One Ss Tray Is To Be Placed Inside The Cage At The Bottom.
  3. Loosen The Nut Of The Stand And Arrange The Three Leg At 120° Angle And Then Tighten The Nut.
  4. Hang The Cage By The Loop In The Spur.
  5. Place Pupae Or Introduce Adults And Their Food Through The Slit.
  6. Pour Approximately 500 Ml. Water In The Other Tray And Keep The Cage In It. Use Distilled Water If The Tap Water Is Brackish. The Water Will Keep The Cage Cloth Wet Up To About 20 Cm.
  7. The Evaporation From The Cage Will Cause Cooling And Keep The Inside Of The Cage At About 27°Angle. The Moisture Will Also Maintain The Cage Rh Above 70% Thus Providing The Conditions Ideal For Mating And Oviposition.
  8. After The Egg Laying Is Over Remove The Adults And Food Container. Remove The Cage From The Stand And Then Remove The Ring. Take Out The Ss Tray Carefully And Dip It In Bucket Of Water. Turn Cage-Cover Inside Out And Dip It In The Same Water Bucket For 10 Minutes. Shake The Cloth Inside Water So As To Dislodge The Eggs From The Cloth Surface.
  9. Decant The Floating Scales, Wings And Other Debris. Collect The Eggs In The Strainer.
  10. Should You Need To Know Number Of Eggs; Transfer The Eggs In The Strainer.
  11. Stir The Content And Pipette Out 10 Ml And Hold The Pipette Horizontally. Count The Number Of Eggs In The Pipette. Repeat The Process Twice And Take Out Mean Of Three Observations.
  12. Calculate The Number Of Total Number Of Eggs Based On The Quantity Of Water In The Beaker.
Helicoverpa Oviposition Cage Is Available In Following 2 Models :
  •     Ac-216-01    For Winter
  •     Ac-216-02    For Summer


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