Department of Entomology

Welcome to the Department of Entomology at Texas A&M University!

We currently are one of the top entomology departments in the United States. We offer three Entomology degrees (B.S, M.S. and Ph.D.) and a Bachelors of Science degree in Forensic and Investigative Sciences (FIVS) that is nationally accredited by the Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences.

Recent Publications

  1. Grigar, MK, Cummings, KJ, Rodriguez-Rivera, LD, Rankin, SC, Johns, K, Hamer, GL et al.. Salmonella Surveillance Among Great-Tailed Grackles (Quiscalus mexicanus) and Other Urban Bird Species in Eastern Texas. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2016;16 (12):752-757. doi: 10.1089/vbz.2016.2000. PubMed PMID:27827557 .
  2. Medeiros, MC, Ricklefs, RE, Brawn, JD, Ruiz, MO, Goldberg, TL, Hamer, GL et al.. Overlap in the Seasonal Infection Patterns of Avian Malaria Parasites and West Nile Virus in Vectors and Hosts. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 2016;95 (5):1121-1129. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.16-0236. PubMed PMID:27621305 PubMed Central PMC5094228.
  3. Levine, RS, Mead, DG, Hamer, GL, Brosi, BJ, Hedeen, DL, Hedeen, MW et al.. Supersuppression: Reservoir Competency and Timing of Mosquito Host Shifts Combine to Reduce Spillover of West Nile Virus. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 2016;95 (5):1174-1184. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0809. PubMed PMID:27503511 PubMed Central PMC5094236.
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TAMU Insect Collection Open House

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