IMPORTANT SHIPPING INFORMATION:
>>>WITHIN CALIFORNIA IF YOU WANT SHIPPING BY GROUND SELECT "GROUND INSECT COLLECTING KIT CA", even if you are ordering other items.
>>>>OUTSIDE OF CALIFORNIA IF YOU WANT SHIPPING BY GROUND SELECT "GROUND INSECT COLLECTING KIT OUTSIDE CA", even if you are ordering other items.
>>>>>IF YOU WOULD LIKE PRIORITY MAIL SHIPPING FOR AN INSECT COLLECTING KIT, SELECT "PRIORITY MAIL INSECT COLLECTING KIT" FOR ORDERS WITHIN THE USA. Even if you order other items, if you are ordering an insect collecting kit you must select the insect collecting kit shipping method, either ground or priority mail.
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The kit contains all the fundamental equipment needed to collect, prepare and maintain specimens of most orders of insects. It includes:
Collecting net, 12" diameter, aerial bag, 18" hardwood handle
2 collecting jars, 4 oz., with plaster poured bottoms
Insect killing fluid, ethyl acetate, in 8 dram vial, for collecting jars
50 glassine envelopes, 2-3/4 x 4-1/4" (70 x 108 mm)
Folding magnifier, 4X, with plastic case
Forceps, spade tip, stainless steel
Spreading board, 12" (305 mm), soft plastic pinning surfaces, varied center groove
Insect pins, size 2, pack of 100
Pinning block, hardwood, three-step style
100 blank labels, black borders, 7/8 x 1/2"
Label pen, permanent ink, fine line, .3 mm
Fiberboard insect box, polyethylene foam pinning bottom, 9 x 13 x 2-1/2" (23 x 33 x 6.4 cm)
Illustrated instruction booklet, How to Make an Insect Collection, 32 pages