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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: 5320-22430-025-18
Project Type: Reimbursable

Start Date: Oct 01, 2011
End Date: Sep 30, 2012

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: 9/10/2014
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