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Last Updated: 27 Jan 2001
Intro Bio (non-majors)...

Bio 111

Intro Bio (majors)...

Bio 242

Insect Biology...

Bio 251

Animal Behavior...

Bio 338


General Areas of Interest

  • Animal Behavior, Chemical Ecology, Parasite-Host Interactions

Specific Projects In Progress

  • Hymenolepis diminuta/Tenebrio molitor
    H. diminuta is a tapeworm...
  • Swimmers' Itch
    A dermatitis caused by a larval trematode that accidentally penetrates human skin. The parasite normally cycles through snails and birds.
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