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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. Blumenfeld, AJ, Eyer, PA, Helms, AM, Buczkowski, G, Vargo, EL. Consistent signatures of urban adaptation in a native, urban invader ant Tapinoma sessile. Mol Ecol. 2021; :. doi: 10.1111/mec.16188. PubMed PMID:34551170 .
  2. Marmolejo, LO, Thompson, MN, Helms, AM. Defense Suppression through Interplant Communication Depends on the Attacking Herbivore Species. J Chem Ecol. 2021; :. doi: 10.1007/s10886-021-01314-6. PubMed PMID:34541611 .
  3. Khan, SA, Jakes, E, Myles, KM, Adelman, ZN. The β2Tubulin, Rad50-ATPase and enolase cis-regulatory regions mediate male germline expression in Tribolium castaneum. Sci Rep. 2021;11 (1):18131. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-97443-9. PubMed PMID:34518617 PubMed Central PMC8438054.
  4. Barreto, L, Shon, A, Knox, D, Song, H, Park, H, Kim, J et al.. Motorized Treadmill and Optical Recording System for Gait Analysis of Grasshoppers. Sensors (Basel). 2021;21 (17):. doi: 10.3390/s21175953. PubMed PMID:34502844 PubMed Central PMC8434632.
  5. Keyel, AC, Gorris, ME, Rochlin, I, Uelmen, JA, Chaves, LF, Hamer, GL et al.. A proposed framework for the development and qualitative evaluation of West Nile virus models and their application to local public health decision-making. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15 (9):e0009653. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0009653. PubMed PMID:34499656 PubMed Central PMC8428767.
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