Biological Scientist IV
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Gainesville, Florida USA
Areas of Expertise:
plant pests (Diptera, Lepidoptera, Hemiptera, etc.), plant pathogens (bacteria, fungi and viruses) and nematodes (Meloidogyne spp.)
Our goal is to increase identification capacity and strengthen detection technology, for pests of regulatory significance. Our objective is to improve all aspects of early detection technologies and resources and to develop or improve detection tests and identification capacity for species in a wide range of taxonomic groups containing high priority pests.