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'Witchetty Grubs’ Featured at UC Davis Seminar on Oct. 7

Witchetty grub (Image courtesy of Wikipedia)

When Myfany Turpin of the University of Sydney speaks at the UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology's virtual seminar...

Witchetty grub (Image courtesy of Wikipedia)
Witchetty grub (Image courtesy of Wikipedia)

Witchetty grub (Image courtesy of Wikipedia)

Myfany Turpin's work on insect larvae.
Myfany Turpin's work on insect larvae.

Myfany Turpin's work on insect larvae.

Posted on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at 12:50 PM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture, Economic Development, Environment, Food, Health, Natural Resources

Myfany Turpin: Virtual Seminar on 'Grub's Up

These are the larvae that Myfany Turpin of the University of Sydney will discuss at a virtual seminar to the UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology.

Grub's up!  Grub? Food? Yes, think specifically of insect larvae. Myfany Turpin of the University of Sydney will speak on...

These are the larvae that Myfany Turpin of the University of Sydney will discuss at a virtual seminar to the UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology.
These are the larvae that Myfany Turpin of the University of Sydney will discuss at a virtual seminar to the UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology.

These are the larvae that Myfany Turpin of the University of Sydney will discuss at a virtual seminar to the UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology.

Posted on Monday, October 5, 2020 at 5:43 PM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture, Environment, Food

UC Davis Researcher and Colleagues Target 'Billion-Dollar Pest'

This image by Keith Waldron shows rootworm damage. The corn rootworm is a billion-dollar pest.

If you like corn, you should be concerned about a pest that's known as "the billion-dollar beetle." The  Western corn rootworm is called...

This image by Keith Waldron shows rootworm damage. The corn rootworm is a billion-dollar pest.
This image by Keith Waldron shows rootworm damage. The corn rootworm is a billion-dollar pest.

This image by Keith Waldron shows rootworm damage. The corn rootworm is a billion-dollar pest.

Rootworm larvae. (Image courtesy of Wikipedia Creative Commons)
Rootworm larvae. (Image courtesy of Wikipedia Creative Commons)

Rootworm larvae. (Image courtesy of Wikipedia Creative Commons)

The Western corn rootworm ravages cornfields across the nation. This image was taken in Franklin, Pa. (Photo by Fishhawk of Flickr, Creative Commons)
The Western corn rootworm ravages cornfields across the nation. This image was taken in Franklin, Pa. (Photo by Fishhawk of Flickr, Creative Commons)

The Western corn rootworm ravages cornfields across the nation. This image was taken in Franklin, Pa. (Photo by Fishhawk of Flickr, Creative Commons)

Posted on Thursday, July 23, 2020 at 3:48 PM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture, Economic Development, Environment, Innovation, Natural Resources, Pest Management

UC Davis Evolutionary Biologist: About Those Out-of-Place Species

Introduced species and nearest neighbors, an illustration in PNAS.

What, hippos thriving in Colombia? Yes! If you've been reading The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and National Geographic,...

Introduced species and nearest neighbors, an illustration in PNAS.
Introduced species and nearest neighbors, an illustration in PNAS.

Introduced species and nearest neighbors, an illustration in PNAS.

Posted on Monday, March 30, 2020 at 5:03 PM
Focus Area Tags: Economic Development, Environment, Innovation, Natural Resources

Why They're Cautioning: 'Use Antimicrobials Wisely'

The malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae. Evolutionary ecologist Scott Carroll and colleagues point to a World Health Organization paper indicating that malaria is one of the diseases that

UC Davis evolutionary ecologist Scott Carroll and colleagues are on a mission. When the United Nations meets Sept. 21 in New York, they want the UN...

The malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae. Evolutionary ecologist Scott Carroll and colleagues point to a World Health Organization paper indicating that malaria is one of the diseases that
The malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae. Evolutionary ecologist Scott Carroll and colleagues point to a World Health Organization paper indicating that malaria is one of the diseases that "can no longer be cured with many older antibiotics or medicines." (Photo by Anthony Cornel, UC Davis)

The malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae. Evolutionary ecologist Scott Carroll and colleagues point to a World Health Organization paper indicating that malaria is one of the diseases that "can no longer be cured with many older antibiotics or medicines." (Photo by Anthony Cornel, UC Davis)

Posted on Monday, September 19, 2016 at 4:00 PM

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