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|PestThreatSaver Screen SaverContains
over 30 images and information on exotic pests of Western Australia. Also available: GrainSaver Screen Saver.
|Random Insect Images
Have a guess at identifying these specimen images from our online Insect Collection
24, 2000 Agriculture Western Australia celebrated the databasing of the 100,000th
specimen. The specimen chosen is a Robber Fly to honour 25 years curation by Kevin
Richards. This specimen and 99,999 others can be found through the Insect Collection Database
| Insect in Focus
Imported Fire Ants Red Imported Fire Ants, Solenopsis
invicta, are one of the most serious ant pests in the world and have recently been
found in Brisbane, Queensland. A survey to detect any that may have established in Western
Australia is being conducted by the Department of Agriculture.
Proceedings and Extension Publications
Conference Proceedings and Extension Publications
Grain Storage Study Tour of
Berlin and Cyprus | Robert Emery.
USA Study Tour for Pea
Weevil Resistance Pea Germplasm | Darryl Hardie.
Australian Grain Insect
Resistance Datababase | Robert Emery & Romolo Tassone.
A Comparative Study of
Phosphine Resistance Levels in Stored-Grain Beetles Collected From Sealed and Unsealed
Farm Storages in Western Australia | Robert Emery.
biology and identification of native and pest Trogoderma species' |
Mr R. Emery, Dr I. Dadour, Dr S. Lachberg, Mr
A. Szito, Mr J. Morrell
Bruchids - Secret Seed Eaters | Natalie Keals