Wednesday, 17 November 2004: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

150 G (Salt Palace L-1)

Section A Symposium: Arthropod Diversity at La Selva Biological Station: Results from Project ALAS

Organizer(s): John T. Longino,
8:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:10 AM0127Historical and methodological overview of the ALAS Project  [ Recorded presentation ]
John T. Longino,
8:30 AM0128Biodiversity of katydids at La Selva Biological Station, Costa Rica  [ Recorded presentation ]
Piotr Naskrecki,
8:50 AM0129Contrasts in richness and composition of tortricid moth faunas in tropical Costa Rican and coastal Californian reserves (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae)  [ Recorded presentation ]
Jerry A. Powell,, John W. Brown,
9:10 AM0130The lepidopteran fauna of La Selva  [ Recorded presentation ]
David Wagner,
9:30 AMBreak
9:40 AM0131Biodiversity of tropical rainforest bark beetles and timber borers: results from the ALAS project  [ Recorded presentation ]
Lawrence R. Kirkendall,
10:00 AM0132The conoderine weevils of La Selva: The diversity of diversity
Henry Hespenheide,
10:20 AM0133A thorough faunal inventory and web-based identification guide for Alabagrus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae)
Jason W. Leathers,, Michael J. Sharkey,
10:40 AM0134Putting phorid flies into context: Malaise trap catches and La Selva vs other Neotropical sites  [ Recorded presentation ]
Brian V. Brown,
11:00 AM0135Assessing rainforest arthropod biodiversity: Synthesis and summary  [ Recorded presentation ]
John T. Longino,, Robert K. Colwell,
11:20 AMConcluding Remarks
11:30 AMPublication Planning Meeting

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