ITAP Systematics Subcommittee


The Systematics Subcommittee (SSC) of the Federal Interagency Committee on Invasive Terrestrial Animals and Pathogens (ITAP) has a 20-year vision: "Strengthen national and global systematics to predict, prevent, and manage invasive species to ensure biosecurity; public health; economic, environmental and agricultural security; and sustainability."



Situation Report on U.S. Systematic Biology (PDF | 5.9 MB)

ITAP, Systematics Subcommittee

Protecting America's economy, environment, health, and security against invasive species requires a strong Federal Program in Systematic Biology. This report documents the current situation and needs for systematic biology. (A higher resolution PDF (259 MB) of this document is available here).


Reports and Presentations

ITAP, Systematics Subcommittee


Strategic Plan

ITAP Systematics Subcommittee