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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Collaborations

The Imported Fire Ant and Household Insects has a long and productive history of collaborative research involving stakeholders.


Current collaborators and projects:

COACHELLA VALLEY MOSQUITO/VECTOR CONTROL DIST, INDIO, CA, UNITED STATES
  • Establishing Fire Ant Biological Control Agents in the Coachella Valley of California


  • FUNDACION PARA EL STUDIO DE ESPECIES INVASIVA, HURLINGHAM, ARGENTINA
  • Discovery, Importation, and Utilization of Biocontrol Agents for Control of Invasive Fire Ants


  • GALAPAGOS CONSERVANCY, FAIRFAX, VA, UNITED STATES
  • Biodiversity Protection in the Galapagos Through Biological Control of Invasive Tropical Fire Ants


  • UNIVERSITE DE LAUSANNE, LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND
  • Ultra-High Throughput Sequencing of Gp-9 Supergene in Fire Ants


  • UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA, ATHENS, GA, UNITED STATES
  • Evolutionary Genomics of a Sociality Supergene


  • USDA, APHIS, PPQ, S&T, RALEIGH, NC, UNITED STATES
  • Development of Regulatory Treatments for Imported Fire Ants (Ifa) in Nursery Stock, 2013-2016

  • Development of Rapid Ifa Assay Kit and Species-Specific Surveillance Trap

  • Evaluation, Testing, Rearing, and Release of Fire Ant Biocontrol Agents


  • Last Modified: 8/27/2016
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