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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Development of Diagnostic Resources to Support Fruit Fly Exclusion and Eradication

Location: Tropical Crop and Commodity Protection Research

Project Number: 2040-22430-025-16
Project Type: Specific Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Sep 21, 2012
End Date: Oct 01, 2015

Objective:
Develop diagnostic resources to support identification and eradication of pest fruit flies.

Approach:
Generate fruit fly specimen inventory, characterize the inventory using molecular and morphological techniques, and develop diagnostic tools based on these characters.

Last Modified: 11/22/2014
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