Principal Investigator

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Houston Wilson
Agricultural entomology, biological control, landscape ecology, plant-insect interactions, insect movement and dispersal, social learning, extension education

Graduate Students

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Rob Straser - PhD Candidate (Dept. Entomology, UC Riverside)
Dissertation: "Influence of landscape ecology and local management on biological control of Leptoglossus zonatus by the egg parasitoid Gryon pennsylvanicum"
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Joshua Reger - MS Student (Dept. Plant Science, CSU Fresno)
Thesis: "Assessing dispersal capabilities of irradiated navel orangeworm (Pyralidae: Amyelois transitella)"
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Dani Evans - MS Student (Dept. Plant Science, CSU Fresno)
Thesis: "Gut content analysis of leaffooted bug (Coreidae: Leptoglossus zonatus)"

Lab Team

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Reva Scheibner
Lab Manager Prime
Assistant Specialist
Lab: 559-646-6520
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Jessica Maccaro
Lab Manager Emeritus
Staff Research Associate
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Tyler Colombero
Junior Specialist
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Javi Herrera
Junior Specialist
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German Camacho
Junior Specialist
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Victoria Morelos
Lab Assistant
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Lino Salinas
Junior Specialist

Spring 2020

Lino Salinas, Abraham Mendez

Wilson Lab by Kings River

Summer/Fall 2019

Gabby Celaya, Tyler Colombero, Javier Herrera, German Camacho

Summer 2018

Austin Souza, Dani Evans, Morgan Scettrini

Lab Companions

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Exemplary behavior, supervises field work, defender of the mail slot, detection of volatile chemical cues