Last updated: May, 2019

Compare Mosquito Traps

Mosquito protection for 2019 - They're back! No, not just the mosquitoes - Top-rated Mega-Catch™ mosquito traps are back in stock and ready to ship! These units are high-tech mosquito control at its best - field tested for effectiveness, with plenty of features and the versatility to trap even the toughest species.

Also returning this year: the affordable customer favorite Dynatrap line, including the popular and powerful DT2000XL. The original Dynatrap 1000 has been retired, but has been replaced by other models in the 1000 series. Dynatrap has also added some some new models with a brighter and more diffused UV light. Also returning, the venerable, propane-powered Mosquito Magnet Patriot Plus.

This comparison is organized by coverage area. For detailed information on these machines, see our mosquito trap review index.

Make/Model Propane? Power Coverage Other Features Price Range
(approx)
Available from:
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A/C
Up to 1/2 acre

Top rated product! IENA award winning design, weighs less than 4 lbs. 1 year warranty.

The Dynatrap 1050 replaces the original Dynatrap, with the same award winning features, a few design improvements and some stylish new exterior looks.

Also available: the DT 1100 (wall-mountable, in a choice of 4 colors) and the DT 1200 (with a stand and water catch tray.)

The original Dynatrap 1000 is no longer being manufactured, but is still available from 3rd party sellers, often at closeout prices.

 

$90 - $149.99

 

 

N
A/C
Up to 1/2 acre

Uses a combination of variable spectrum pulsing light and heat and optional attractant strips to provide coverage for up to 1/2 acre. Electric powered, comes with a 12 month manufacturer's warranty.

 

$149
N
A/C
Up to 1/2 acre
Affordable, nearly maintenance-free half-acre coverage - no propane needed



$110-$150
N
A/C
Small patios

Mini mosquito trap for small spaces. Attracts using light, heat and CO2, a fan pulls mosquitos into the trap bin.

$40-$60
N
A/C
Small yards or patios

Mini mosquito trap for small spaces. Attracts using UV bulb and an optional liquid tray. Fan pulls insects into the trap. Removeable catch tray. Bird safe.

$45-$80
Make/Model Propane? Power Coverage Other Features Price Range
(approx)
Available from:
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A/C
Up to 1 acre

Twice the size and twice the power of the popular DT1000, the 2000XL uses the same patented technology to safely and effectively catch mosquitoes and other annoying insects.

$149-$199
N
A/C
Up to 1 acre.

Dynatrap's AtraktaGlo series features an ultra-bright UV light with a diffuser to attract even more insects. Add this to the award-winning DynaTrap technology, which generates CO2 without chemicals or propane, and you have powerful mosquito protection for areas up to 1 acre.

Have a smaller space? The AtraktaGlo DT1750 covers up to 3/4 acre, usually for a few dollars less.

DT1775 - $149-$180

DT1750 $120-$160

N
A/C
Up to 3/4 acre

Sophisticated lighting patterns, infrared heat, optional attractant and a choice of wet or dry capture methods. Use with or without stand (included). 12 month manufacturer's warranty.

$349
N
(optional CO2 tank)
A/C
Up to 1 acre

Top Rated! Programmable mosquito protection, "set and forget" operation. The XC's Multiple Attractant Stimuli can be fine-tuned to target the mosquito species which are a problem where you live! Optional attractant cartridge, and a choice of wet or dry capture methods. Self-serviceable on-board diagnostics. Upgradeable to the Mega Catch Ultra specs by adding an optional CO2 system. 12 month manufacturer's warranty.

$569
Y
Propane - Cordless electronic ignition
1 acre
The popular Skeetervac is a propane-only mosquito trap featuring fine-tune bait technology

$360-$399
Y
A/C - 50' power cord
1 acre

The affordable MM4200 Patriot Plus features the effective and patented Mosquito Magnet technology, a new and improved larger insect net, and a 50' a/c power cord. 1 year manufacturer warranty.

$320-$330
Y
Cordless
(rechargeable
battery)
1 acre
The Mosquito Magnet Executive uses programmable smart technology that automatically starts and stops the unit depending on temperature. Programmable modes , help you make more efficient use of your propane. Cordless, runs on a rechargeable battery (incuded).
$735 - $849
N
A/C
1 acre
Affordably-priced insect trap which , provides wide area coverage. A bestseller!

$160-$200
Y
A/C
(also avail. as a cordless model, MK14)
1 acre
Updated version of a popular favorite - Portable and easy to assemble, the Guardian features smart, patent-pending thermal-imagery technology scientifically designed to effectively attract and capture mosquitos. .

$300-$330
Make/Model Propane? Power Coverage Other Features Price Range
(approx)
Available from:
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(uses a CO2 tank)
A/C
Up to 1.5 acres

A top performer! In independent testing, the Mega Catch Ultra outperformed competing mosquito traps, thanks to its unique, propane-free, co2 system. Programmable features lets you target the specific mosquito species which are a nuisance where you live. Automatic operation. Comes with a 12 month manufacturer's warranty.

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$899
Y
Propane - Cordless electronic ignition
up to 1.5 acres

This propane only unit provides wide-area coverage at an affordable price.

$430-$499

The items below have been discontinued. You may still be able to pick one up at discount outlets or for sale pre-owned.

Make/Model Propane? Power Coverage Other Features Price Range
(approx)
Available from:
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Cordless
(uses 4 "C" batteries)
1 acre

Employs Mosquito Magnet's patented catalytic convertor and counterflow technology to attract and eliminate mosquitos. Cordless, runs on 4 C batteries.

$540-$599
Y
A/C - 50' power cord
1 acre

The affordable MM4100 Patriot features the effective and patented Mosquito Magnet technology and is powered by a a 50' a/c power cord. THis model has been replaced by the Patriot Plus, which sells at the same price point.

$280-349
Y
A/C
1/2 acre
One of the "first generation" electric/propane traps. 1 yr warranty. This is an older model - availability is limited.

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$349
N
A/C
up to 3/4 acre
Over a half acre of high-tech mosquito protection for under $100 .
$77-$105
N
A/C
Up to 1/4 acre.

Four-step process lures bugs and pulls them into an easy-clean capture net . Attracts mosquitoes using CO2, UV light, heat and Octenol attractant.

$90-$130
N
A/C
1 acre
Uses CO2, vapor, heat and attractant to lure insects. SV27 protects 1 acre.

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$329-$450

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