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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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

Location: Tropical Crop and Commodity Protection Research

Project Number: 2040-22430-025-24-I
Project Type: Interagency Reimbursable Agreement

Start Date: Oct 1, 2012
End Date: May 31, 2014

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

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

Last Modified: 2/23/2016
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