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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: ISOLATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF SEMIOCHEMICALS IN SUPPORT OF THE DETECTION AND BIOCONTROL OF EMERALD ASH BORER, AGRILUS PLANIPENNIS

Location: Crop Bioprotection Research

Project Number: 3620-22000-010-02-R
Project Type: Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Sep 2, 2008
End Date: Sep 1, 2013

Objective:
Identify semiochemicals from host plants, natural enemies and/or conspecifics that can be used as tools in the management of the invasive emerald ash borer.

Approach:
Laboratory and field research will be done to identify, isolate, synthesize, and test antennally active semiochemicals of emerald ash borer.

Last Modified: 2/23/2016
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