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Berlese Funnell

Postby 4013944 » Mon Sep 09, 2013 4:56 pm

I've made a Berlese funnel for my science project.I set it up and checked it after 24 hours and it was hard to see any micro-fauna. How long am I supposed to leave my funnel for? :?:
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Re: Berlese Funnell

Postby heatherL » Wed Sep 11, 2013 7:03 am


I found a lot of good information simply by searching "berlese funnel" online.

According to Carolina, a well-known supplier of scientific equipment, you should leave your funnel for 5-7 days. Take a look at their website for more information: ...

You can also do your own web search for more ideas. I think there is an Instructables video on YouTube as well.

I hope this helps. Please post again (in this same thread) if you have more questions.

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