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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. Adams, DR, Golnar, AJ, Hamer, SA, Slotman, MA, Hamer, GL. Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) survivorship following the ingestion of bird blood infected with Haemoproteus sp. parasites. Parasitol Res. 2021; :. doi: 10.1007/s00436-021-07196-7. PubMed PMID:34110501 .
  2. Foquet, B, Castellanos, AA, Song, H. Comparative analysis of phenotypic plasticity sheds light on the evolution and molecular underpinnings of locust phase polyphenism. Sci Rep. 2021;11 (1):11925. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-91317-w. PubMed PMID:34099755 PubMed Central PMC8184943.
  3. Hamer, SA, Pauvolid-Corrêa, A, Zecca, IB, Davila, E, Auckland, LD, Roundy, CM et al.. SARS-CoV-2 Infections and Viral Isolations among Serially Tested Cats and Dogs in Households with Infected Owners in Texas, USA. Viruses. 2021;13 (5):. doi: 10.3390/v13050938. PubMed PMID:34069453 PubMed Central PMC8159091.
  4. Juarez, JG, Garcia-Luna, SM, Roundy, CM, Branca, A, Banfield, MG, Hamer, GL et al.. Susceptibility of South Texas Aedes aegypti to Pyriproxyfen. Insects. 2021;12 (5):. doi: 10.3390/insects12050460. PubMed PMID:34067509 PubMed Central PMC8157070.
  5. Adelman, ZN, Kojin, BB. Malaria-Resistant Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae); The Principle is Proven, But Will the Effectors Be Effective?. J Med Entomol. 2021; :. doi: 10.1093/jme/tjab090. PubMed PMID:34018548 .
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