Lab members

Principal Investigator:   John O. Stireman III – Associate Professor

John.stireman at

Current Graduate students

Juan Manuel Perilla-Lopez – PhD student

JM Perilla-Lopez

M.S. South Dakota State University

Interests: Insect systematics and ecology, agronomy, Tachinidae, Cecidomyiidae (gall midges) and their hymenopteran parasitoids

Jeff Brown – Master’s Student

Polydrusus - Polydrusus formosus

Interests: Diversity, Ecology and Taxonomy of Beetles

Undergraduate Students

Sarah Workman – Research volunteer (Colonization of invasive shrubs by native insect herbivores)

Jess Liles – Undergraduate Research Technician

1 Response to Lab members

  1. Jeff Boettner says:

    Hi John,
    We have a PhD student working on winter moth and we have samples of Cyzenis from Europe, Nova Scotia, British Columbia and from Bruce spanworm in MA. Wondering what primers to use, can you suggest one of your papers that has the current primers you are using?

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