Wednesday, 20 November 2002: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Room 122-123 (Convention Center, Ground Level)

Ten-Minute Papers, Subsection Cc. Insect Vectors in Relation to Plant Disease, Cf. Quantitative Ecology

Moderator(s): David Ragsdale
David Onstad
8:00 AM0961Use of real time RT-PCR to study plant virus replication in insects
Xiomara Sinisterra, C.L. McKenzie, Robert G. Shatters, Wayne B. Hunter
8:12 AM0962Longevity of ingested plant RNA species in whitefly: reevaluation of common experimental protocols
Wayne B. Hunter, Robert G. Shatters, C.L. McKenzie, Xiomara Sinisterra
8:24 AM0963Pathology of the parasitic nematode Thripinema nicklewoodi (Tylenchida: Allantonematidae) and consequences for tospovirus vectoring of its host Frankliniella occidentalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae)
Steven Arthurs, Kevin M. Heinz
8:36 AM0964Spatial and temporal distribution of sharpshooter vectors of Pierce's disease in the Coachella Valley, California
Charles A. Farrar, Thomas M. Perring, Carmen Gispert
8:48 AM0965Paper Withdrawn
9:00 AM0966The relationship between vector source and the distribution of Pierce's disease in grapes
Thomas M. Perring, Charles A. Farrar, Carmen Gispert
9:12 AM0967Surveys and transmission trials of potential insect vectors of grapevine yellows in Virginia
LeAnn Beanland, Tony K. Wolf
9:24 AM0968Aphid Alert: region-wide surveillance of virus vector aphid species of potato in the Northern Plains
Robert A. Suranyi, Edward B. Radcliffe, David Ragsdale, Ian V. MacRae
9:36 AMBreak
9:48 AM0969Complementarity of butterfly communities of remnant, Afrotropical forest islands
Janice L. Bossart, Emmanuel Opuni-Frimpong
10:00 AM0970Evolution of attributes of embryonic diapause in Acrididae: an individual-based analysis
Dennis Fielding
10:12 AM0971Spatial distribution of marked termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) in laboratory arenas immediately after release
Helena Puche, Nan-Yao Su
10:24 AM0972Uncertainty functions and their impact on risk assessment models
Michael A. Caprio, Timothy M. Nowatzki, Blair D. Siegfried, Lance Meinke, Robert J. Wright, Laurence D. Chandler
10:36 AM0973Modeling the spread of the rotation-resistant western corn rootworm
David W. Crowder, David W. Onstad
10:48 AM0974Do parasitoids control pea aphids in alfalfa? A state-space approach to analyzing monitoring data
Kevin Gross, Anthony R. Ives
11:00 AM0975Sixty years of European corn borer in Illinois: from invasion to transgenic control
Charles Guse, David W. Onstad
11:12 AM0976A temperature-driven developmental model for predicting the seasonal activity of the cereal aphid, Schizaphis gramimum, in Middle Egypt
Ahmed Abdu Hamed Amin, Mortada Ahmed Ali
11:24 AM0977Effects of deterrents on distribution of eggs by Delia antiqua across a range of resources: support for the jittery neural math model
Piera Y. Giroux, James R Miller
11:36 AM0978Jittery neural math model describing onion fly ovipositional decisions
James R Miller, Piera Y. Giroux

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