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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Pamela L Phillips
Screwworm Research
General Physical Science

Phone: (830) 792-0338
Fax: (830) 792-0314

2700 FREDERICKSBURG Rd.
KERRVILLE , TX 78028

Projects
Area-Wide Screwworm Eradication
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 427992
Biology and Ecology of Screwworms
Memorandum of Understanding (M)
  Accession Number: 426904
Developing a Genetic Sexing Line of Screwworms: Laboratory Support
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 425676

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
A transgenic male-only strain of the New World screwworm for an improved control program using the sterile insect technique -
Concha, C., Palavesam, A., Guerrero, F., Sagel, A., Li, F., Pardo, T., Hernandez, Y., Quintero, G., Vasquez, M., Phillips, P.L., Mcmillan, W., Skoda, S.R., Scott, M.J. 2016. A transgenic male-only strain of the New World screwworm for an improved control program using the sterile insect technique. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B. 14:72.
Research on Screwworms: male-only strains, Cryopreservation and reducing ammonia in mass rearing -
Managing ammonia emissions from screwworm larval rearing media -
Sagel, A., Phillips, P.L., Chaudhury, M.F., Skoda, S.R. 2015. Managing ammonia emissions from screwworm larval rearing media. Journal of Economic Entomology. 109(1):478-483.
Artificial diets used in mass production of the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax -
Chen, H., Chaudhury, M.F., Sagel, A., Phillips, P.L., Skoda, S.R. 2014. Artificial diets used in mass production of the New World Screwworm, Cochliomyia hominivorax. Journal of Applied Entomology. 138(9):708-714.
Development of a spatially targeted field sampling technique for the Southern Cattle Tick, Rhipicephalus microplus, by mapping white-tailed deer, Odocoileus virginianus, habitat in South Texas -
Phillips, P.L., Welch, J.B., Kramer, M.H. 2014. Development of a spatially targeted field sampling technique for the Southern Cattle Tick, Rhipicephalus microplus, by mapping white-tailed deer, Odocoileus virginianus, habitat in South Texas. Journal of Insect Science. 14:88.
Screwworm ecology from field observations to satellite imagery -
The screwworm eradication program: From an unlikely dream to an outstanding reality -
USDA ARS research on the screwworm fly -
Novel techniques developed to control cattle fever ticks feeding on free-ranging white-tailed deer along the Rio Grande in South Texas -
What happened to screwworms anyway and what are you doing about them now? -
Effects of Vegetation Microclimate on Larval Cattle Fever Tick Survival -
Novel approaches for control of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus -
Temeyer, K.B., Chen, A.C., Davey, R.B., Guerrero, F., Freeman, J.M., Kammlah, D.M., Li, A.Y., Lohmeyer, K.H., Olafson, P.U., Perez De Leon, A.A., Phillips, P.L., Pound, J.M., Welch, J.B. 2012. Novel approaches for control of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus. J Tecnica Pecuaria En Mexico. 3(Suppl. 1):25-40.
Shift in rules of engagement for eradication of cattle fever ticks in the United States -
One Health Approach to Identify Research Needs in Bovine and Human Babesioses: Workshop Report -
Perez De Leon, A.A., Strickman, D.A., Knowles Jr, D.P., Fish, D., Thacker, E.L., De La Fuente, J., Krause, P.J., Wikel, S.K., Miller, R., Wagner, G.G., Almazan, C., Hillman, R., Messenger, M.T., Ugstad, P.O., Duhaime, R.A., Teel, P.D., Ortega-Santos, A., Hewitt, D.G., Bowers, E.J., Bent, S.J., Cochran, M.H., Mcelwain, T.F., Scoles, G.A., Suarez, C.E., Davey, R.B., Freeman, J.M., Lohmeyer, K.H., Li, A.Y., Guerrero, F., Kammlah, D.M., Phillips, P.L., Pound, J.M. 2010. One Health approach to identify research needs in bovine and human babesioses: Workshop report. Parasites & Vectors. 3:Article 36.
SEASONAL AND SPATIAL DISTRIBUTIONS OF ADULT SCREWWORMS (DIPTERA:CALLIPHORIDAE)IN THE PANAMA CANAL AREA, REPUBLIC OF PANAMA -
Phillips, P.L., Welch, J.B., Kramer, M.H. 2004. Seasonal and spatial distributions of adult screwworms (Diptera: Calliphoridae)in the Panama Canal Area, Republic of Panama. Journal of Medical Entomology. 41:121-129.
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