Forensic Entomology

Services offered

  • Identification of insects responsible for physical damage and other problems resulting from its presence in real and personal property, individuals etc.
  • Estimated time of insect activity to limit the time and type of contamination, larval infestation in:
    • Dependents (Sick, Elderly, Babies, etc.)
    • Food, pests.
    • Corpses to assist in estimating the postmortem interval in cases of murder, suicide or natural deaths
  • Breeding species of forensic interest for external supply of stocks in different stages of development.
  • Breeding species of interest in larval therapy.
  • Attraction test under controlled conditions on different populations of insects to develop control tools of their populations.
  • Forensic Genetics: Genetic typing of the main species of forensic interest for molecular identification