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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Diagnostic Resources to Support Fruit Fly Exclusion and Eradication – Stage 3

Location: Tropical Crop and Commodity Protection Research

Project Number: 2040-22430-026-08-I
Project Type: Interagency Reimbursable Agreement

Start Date: Oct 1, 2013
End Date: Sep 30, 2018

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: 2/23/2016
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