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Sinoxolo Nombewu

Intern in Quarentine

 BSc(Hons) in Entomology

Sinoxolo Elove Nombewu is currently an intern at Quarantine for the Biological Control Research Group. She is involved in maintaining potential biological control agents for Sagittaria platyphylla, an invasive plant species in South Africa. Additionally, she performs various host specificity tests.

She has a BSc honours degree in Entomology (The effects of exposure to Bt-maize on non-target organisms: the case of snails and cutworms) and is busy with an MSc in Entomology (Distribution and diversity of cereal stem borers and their host plants in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa)

Interests- Ecology and Taxonomy

Hobbies- Outdoor activities

Last Modified :Wed, 25 Jan 2017 15:26:30 SAST