Wednesday, 20 November 2002: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM

Room 209-210 (Convention Center, Second Floor)

Ten-Minute Papers, Section B. Physiology, Biochemistry, Toxicology, and Molecular Biology

Moderator(s): Richard W. Mankin
Lisa G. Neven
1:00 PMWelcoming Remarks
1:12 PM1074Nitric oxide synthase in the saliva of Helicoverpa zea
Feng Liu, Gary W. Felton
1:24 PM1075Life cycle oxygen consumption in the managed pollinators Megachile rotundata and Osmia lignaria
William P. Kemp, Jordi Bosch, Brian Dennis
1:36 PM1076A Multi-Disciplinary Analysis of Species Clustering of Mosquito Vectors of West Nile Virus at the Bronx Zoo, New York
Russell Barbour, John Brownstein, Brian Russell, Durland Fish
1:48 PM1077Geographic variation in meiotic abnormalities in Eucheira socialis (Pieridae)
Dessie L. A. Underwood
2:00 PMBreak
2:12 PM1078Diet and feeding schedule affects gut condition of mass-reared medflies
Carol R. Lauzon, Sarah E. Potter, Susan D. McCombs
2:24 PM1079Vertical transmission of gut microbes in mass-reared medflies
Susan D. McCombs, Carol R. Lauzon, Sarah E. Potter, Nathan C. Peabody
2:36 PM1080Effects of CATTS Treatments of Sweet Cherries on Codling Moth (Cydia pomonella L.) and Western Cherry Fruit Fly (Rhagoletis indifferens Curran) Mortality
Lisa G. Neven
2:48 PM1081Water loss in insects: a large scale view
Abraham Addo-Bediako
3:00 PM1082Glandular trichomes of the mountain big sagebrush Artemisia tridentata vaseyana (Rydb.) Beetle: ultrastructure and terpenoid composition
Francoise Djibode Favi, Sharon Eversman
3:12 PM1083The Nutritional Value of Mopane Worms, Gonimbrasia belina (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae) for Human Consumption
Mark E. Headings, Shahrokh Rahnema

The 2002 ESA Annual Meeting and Exhibition