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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. Eyer, PA, Shults, PT, Chura, MR, Moran, MN, Thompson, MN, Helms, AM et al.. Divide and conquer: Multicolonial structure, nestmate recognition, and antagonistic behaviors in dense populations of the invasive ant Brachymyrmex patagonicus. Ecol Evol. 2021;11 (9):4874-4886. doi: 10.1002/ece3.7396. PubMed PMID:33976855 PubMed Central PMC8093738.
  2. Hamer, SA, Ghai, RR, Zecca, IB, Auckland, LD, Roundy, CM, Davila, E et al.. SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.7 variant of concern detected in a pet dog and cat after exposure to a person with COVID-19, USA. Transbound Emerg Dis. 2021; :. doi: 10.1111/tbed.14122. PubMed PMID:33955193 .
  3. Olson, MF, Juarez, JG, Kraemer, MUG, Messina, JP, Hamer, GL. Global patterns of aegyptism without arbovirus. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2021;15 (5):e0009397. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0009397. PubMed PMID:33951038 .
  4. Balvín, O, Sasínková, M, Martinů, J, Nazarizadeh, M, Bubová, T, Booth, W et al.. Early evidence of establishment of the tropical bedbug (Cimex hemipterus) in Central Europe. Med Vet Entomol. 2021; :. doi: 10.1111/mve.12522. PubMed PMID:33948981 .
  5. Sparks, ME, Hebert, FO, Johnston, JS, Hamelin, R, Cusson, M, Levesque, R et al.. Sequencing, Assembly and Annotation of the Whole-Insect Genome of Lymantria dispar dispar, the European Gypsy Moth. G3 (Bethesda). 2021; :. doi: 10.1093/g3journal/jkab150. PubMed PMID:33930134 .
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