Mosquito Magnet Lurex Insect Attractant. Mosquito Magnet's new Lurex mosquito attractant is recommended for customers who have the Asian Tiger Mosquito (Aedes albopictus) as their predominant mosquito. Studies have shown that Lurex catches almost three times more Asian Tiger mosquitoes than octenol. Lurex is made of natural compounds that simulate human sweat. in the last four years has migrated rapidly from the Southeastern states into the Northeastern states, Midwest, and Northern states. Octenol is recommended for customers who live within about 10 miles from the coast, where salt marsh mosquitoes and no-see-ums are most likely the predominant pests. Can not ship to California. Works in all Mosquito Magnets. 3 pack.