Insect Diagnostic Lab

The Insect Diagnostic Lab is part of the Pest Management Unit within the Cooperative Extension Diagnostic and Research Laboratory.

Since its inception in 1989, the Insect Diagnostic Lab has served thousands of Maine citizens as well as clients from throughout the region. Inquiries arrive in the form of walk-ins, phone calls, e-mails, and postal mail. The Insect Lab operates year-round and offers diagnostic services to the public, including insect identification, insect injury identification, and expert management recommendations.