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Daniel R Langhorst

Biological Science Technician (Insects)

Pest Management & Biological Control Research Unit

USDA-ARS, Arid-Land Agricultural ResearchCenter


Dan Langhorst

Biological Science Technician (Insects)

Arid-Land Agricultural ResearchCenter

21881 North Cardon Lane

Maricopa, Arizona 85138


520-316-6330 (FAX)



1981  B.S.  University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Natural Resources/Wildlife Management  1981

No degree.  Univ. Nevada-Las Vegas.  Biological Sciences. 1991


Technical Responsibilities/Support:     

Maintain colonies of Lygus hesperus Knight, an insect pest of cotton.  Catalog the changing behavior and physiology of developing and mature Lygus. Conduct assays to determine the mechanisms governing development and reproduction. Participate in the organization and set-up of lab and field studies, experimental data collection and compilation, and training of interns and visiting scientists.