Sunday, 17 November 2002: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM

Room 209-210 (Convention Center, Second Floor)

Ten-Minute Papers, Subsection Cb. Apiculture and Social Insects (Termites and Honey Bees)

Moderator(s): Gloria DeGrandi-Hoffman
Zachary Huang
1:00 PM0223Brachypterous nymphs of the formosan subterranean termite, Coptotermes formosanus: formation and transformation
Ashok Raina, Weste L. A. Osbrink, Yong Ihl Park
1:12 PM0224Agonistic interactions and study of cuticular hydrocarbons in three species of Nasutitermes (Isoptera:Termitidae)
Solange Issa, Cristina Gomes
1:24 PM0225Idiothetic navigation in subterranean termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae)
Paul M. Bardunias
1:36 PM0226Reproductive strategies in incipient colonies of the eastern subterranean termite, Reticulitermes flavipes Kollar
Sabine Grube, Brian T. Forschler
1:48 PM0227Application of island biogeographic theory to termite colonization
Harry N. Howell
2:00 PM0228Termite colony ontogeny: A long-term assessment of reproductive lifespan, colony growth, and caste ratios
Catherine E Long, Nancy L Breisch, Barbara L Thorne
2:12 PMBreak
2:24 PM0229Photostability and efficacy of fumagillin against Nosema in the laboratory
Jan Kochansky, Medhat Nasr
2:36 PM0230Susceptibility of queen and worker honey bees to Nosema apis
Thomas C. Webster, Greg Hunt, Kirk Pomper
2:48 PM0231Management of antibiotic-resistant American foulbrood disease in Canada
Stephen F. Pernal, Adony Melathopoulos, Don Nelson
3:00 PM0232Distribution of Varroa destructor and V. jacobsoni in Thailand: insights from the mitochondrial DNA cytochrome oxidase I gene
Natapot Warrit, Deborah R. Smith
3:12 PM0233IPM tactics to manage Varroa destructor in honey bee colonies
Nancy Ostiguy, Beth Kahkonen, Maryann Frazier
3:24 PM0234Chemical communications of honey bees in Asia
Hiromi Sasagawa, Shigeru Matsuyama, Tatsuhiko Kadowaki, Makoto Aoki, Yoshio Hirai
3:36 PM0235Biogeography of Apis cerana: Southeast Asia and the Indo-Pakistan region
Deborah R. Smith
3:48 PM0236Apis mellifera queen replacement in the presence of chemical "stress"
Jeffery S. Pettis, Anita M. Collins, Jay Evans, Jan Kochansky, Mark Feldlaufer
4:00 PM0237Factors affecting pheromone profiles of honey bee queens
Gloria DeGrandi-Hoffman, Judith Hooper, Stan S. Schneider
4:12 PM0238Brood pheromone and honey bee foraging behavior
Tanya Pankiw
4:24 PM0239Feral honey bees in pine forest landscapes of southeast Texas
Robert N. Coulson, Alice Pinto, Maria Tchakerian
4:36 PM0240Why do young worker honey bees prefer warm temperatures?
Zachary Huang, Jane Michalek
4:48 PM0241Germplasm preservation for the honey bee, Apis mellifera: current status
Anita M. Collins

The 2002 ESA Annual Meeting and Exhibition