Origins of Parasitism in the Psocodea (Insecta) (2002–2004)

The Psocodea has 2 groups: the lice and the psocopterans (the psocids and their kin). The lice are parasites whereas the psocopterans are free-living. The Psocodea are a unique model-system that will allow us to discover the processes that preadapt arthropods for parasitism and the processes that facilitate ''
Grant type:
ARC Discovery Projects
Funded by:
Australian Research Council