Entomology

Our Mission in Entomology...

To improve the quality of life for the state, nation and the world by advancing scientific knowledge through the development and application of arthropod/nematode science. The Department of Entomology offers learning, engagement and discovery programs to meet the needs of Indiana, the Midwest, and the nation. Undergraduate degree programs and Graduate degree programs at both the Master’s and Ph.D. levels are offered.

 

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Entomology
901 W. State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907
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Several spotted lanternflies gather on a tree branch.
Spotted lanternfly now in northern Indiana

Spotted this July in Huntington County, the invasive spotted lanternfly has officially migrated...

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Urban Center Newsletter

July 2022 issue of the Urban Center newsletter.

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May 2022 Boiler Buzz

May 2022 issue of the ENTM biannual newsletter.

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Krispn Given Featured in WLFI "What It Takes"

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — News 18 continues to find out "What It Takes" to...

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Spotted Lanternfly
Satellite remote sensing could predict Spotted lanternfly spread

Like a stylish secret agent, the Spotted lanternfly has a striking appearance, but it is shrouded...

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A colony of bees.
Entomology professor explains how homeowners, gardeners can help bee populations thrive

If bees ever ceased to exist, humans would be in deep trouble, says entomology professor and...

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Upcoming Entomology Events

Bee graving pollen from beautiful pink flower
Colombian student finds hive of ideas at Purdue Agriculture

“I love working with bees because, I think, they are the most interesting insects in the world. I want to learn new ways to take care of the existing populations,” Liced Giraldo Moreno said. Moreno, an undergraduate in her final...

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