Research

Termites


Termites

Recent projects

  • A microsatellite based test of the Reticulitermes speratus genetic caste determination model in Coptotermes lacteus
  • Ants and termites increase crop yield in dry environments
  • Evidence for genetically influenced caste determination in phylogenetically diverse species of the termite genus Reticulitermes
  • Genetically influenced determination of royal and worker castes in eusocial insects
  • Termite phylogenetics and co-cladogenesis with symbionts