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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

DANIEL R. LANGHORST

Biological Science Lab Technician (Insects)

Biography

Pest Management & Biological Control Research Unit

USDA-ARS, Arid-Land Agricultural Research Center

   

Dan Langhorst

Biological Science Technician (Insects)

Arid-Land Agricultural Research Center

21881 North Cardon Lane

Maricopa, Arizona 85138

520-316-6417

520-316-6330 (FAX)

 

daniel.langhorst@ars.usda.gov

 

Education:

1981  B.S.  University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Natural Resources/Wildlife Management  1981

No degree.  Univ. Nevada-Las Vegas.  Biological Sciences. 1991

 

Technical Responsibilities/Support:     

Maintain colonies of Lygus hesperus Knight, an insect pest of cotton.  Catalog the changing behavior and physiology of developing and mature Lygus. Conduct assays to determine the mechanisms governing development and reproduction. Participate in the organization and set-up of lab and field studies, experimental data collection and compilation, and training of interns and visiting scientists. 


Last Modified: 9/22/2010
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