Monday, 18 November 2002: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM

Room 207-208 (Convention Center, Second Floor)

Student Competition Ten-Minute Papers, Subsection Cd1. Behavior and Ecology

Moderator(s): William O. Lamp
Daniel M. Pavuk
1:00 PM0468Interspecific communication and host selection in tree-killing bark beetles
Deepa Pureswaran, Regine Gries, John H. Borden
1:12 PM0469Impact of two invasive plants, purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria) and reed canary grass (Phalaris arundinacea), on wetland plant and moth communities in the Pacific Northwest
Shon Schooler, Peter McEvoy, Eric Coombs
1:24 PM0470Temporal distribution of crane flies (Diptera:Tipulimorpha) collected in the All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory of Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Matthew J. Petersen, Ernest C. Bernard, Charles R. Parker
1:36 PM0471Important pests of some dried foodstuff associated with human diet
Mohsen S. Tadros, Farrag A. Sharshir, Ramadan M. Helal, Naglaa M.I. Youssef
1:48 PM0472Effects of microorganism productivity on mosquito growth and population performance
Donald A. Yee, Steven A. Juliano
2:00 PM0473Potential Supercolonialism in North American Myrmica rubra
David Andrew Bell Jr, Jessica Felse, Mark Mescher, Glenn Holbrook
2:12 PMBreak
2:24 PM0474Interspecific competition via induced resistance between potato leafhopper and Colorado potato beetle
Maisie Miller Lynch, Galen Dively, Robert F. Denno
2:36 PM0475Comparison of pheromone-mediated anemotaxis in normal and yellow-eyed mutant cabbage loopers
Charlene N. Rucker, Kenneth Haynes
2:48 PM0476What role does the phenological asynchrony of corn and soybean development play in the egg-laying behavior of the western corn rootworm in east central Illinois?
Christopher M. F. Pierce, Michael E. Gray
3:00 PM0477Effects of habitat complexity on trophic interactions involving the red imported fire ant
Chad T. Harvey, Micky D. Eubanks
3:12 PM0478Evaluation of monitoring techniques for detecting blueberry gall midge in rabbiteye and Southern highbush blueberries
Erin M. Finn, Oscar E. Liburd
3:24 PM0479Is attraction fatal?:The effects of herbivore-induced plant volatiles on parasitism of a specialist and a generalist herbivore
Sara J. Oppenheim, Fred Gould

The 2002 ESA Annual Meeting and Exhibition