Tuesday, 16 November 2004: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

251 B (Salt Palace L-2)

Ten-Minute Papers, Section Cd. Behavior and Ecology

Moderator(s): Peter J. Landolt
Carol R. Lauzon
8:12 AM0084Should I stay or should I go? Feeding compensation or dispersal as coping strategies for herbivores facing poor quality host plants
Andrea F. Huberty, Robert F. Denno
8:24 AM0085Patterns of suitability of plants as hosts for the alfalfa looper  [ Recorded presentation ]
Peter J. Landolt
8:36 AM0086CO2 enrichment of the canopy of a mature temperate forest increases abundance of dominant gall-formers  [ Recorded presentation ]
Christian Kampichler, Markus Teschner, Stefan Klein, Christian Körner
8:48 AM0087Diversity of floral visitors along a management gradient in a coffee growing area in Central Veracruz, Mexico  [ Recorded presentation ]
Carlos H. Vergara
9:00 AM0088Keystone herbivore effects on arthropod community structure and diversity
Gina Marie Wimp, Thomas G. Whitham, Robert F. Denno
9:12 AM0089Colonization of Monterey pine (Pinus radiata) branches by twig beetles (Pityophthorus spp.) (Coleoptera: Scolytidae) in native stands affected by pitch canker in Pebble Beach, CA
Joyce M. Sakamoto, Thomas R. Gordon
9:24 AM0090Optimal offspring size (and number) in the burying beetle, Nicrophorus investigator (Coleoptera: Silphidae)  [ Recorded presentation ]
Rosemary J. Smith
9:36 AM0091The importance of positive species interactions in structuring arthropod communities: applying the comparative method to community ecology  [ Recorded presentation ]
Micky D. Eubanks, John D. Styrsky, Laura B. Cooper, Ian Kaplan, Chad Harvey
9:48 AMBreak
10:00 AM0092Preimaginal olfactory learning in an ectoparasitoid wasp persists through metamorphosis into adult life  [ Recorded presentation ]
Silvia Dorn, Michela Gandolfi, Letizia Mattiacci
10:12 AM0093Phenotypic plasticity of extrafloral nectary production in aspen in response to defoliation  [ Recorded presentation ]
Stuart Wooley, Michael T. Stevens, Jack Donaldson, Richard L. Lindroth
10:36 AM0094Effect of water stress and nutrients on plant defense and herbivore performance  [ Recorded presentation ]
Paula M. Shrewsbury, Kreshnik Bejleri, Michael J. Raupp
10:48 AM0095What bacteria in the fruit fly gut reveal about feeding history
Carol R. Lauzon, Angela Petersen
11:00 AM0096Taxonomic patterns in the composition of cuticular hydrocarbons of longhorned beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Ann M. Ray, Matthew D. Ginzel, Emerson S. Lacey, Jocelyn G. Millar, Lawrence M. Hanks
11:12 AM0097A case study of colour patterns of Eristalis sp. (Diptera: Syrphidae) in Legon and Achimota
Diana Abena Wiafe

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