The 2005 ESA Annual Meeting and Exhibition
December 15-18, 2005
Ft. Lauderdale, FL

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Sunday, December 18, 2005: 7:00 AM-3:00 PM

Hall A (Convention Center, Ground Level)

Display Presentations, Section Display Presentations, Section Ca. Biological Control

D0550Stabilizing the occurrence of Neoseiulus californicus (Acari: Phytoseiidae) in the mandarin orange orchards with Poaceae ground cover  *

Haruki Katayama
D0551Attraction and conservation of predacious arthropods in citrus orchards of northeast Mexico
J. Isabel López-Arroyo, Roberto Canales-Cruz, Mario A. Miranda-Salcedo, Jesús Loera-Gallardo
D0552Incidence of Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Homoptera: Psyllidae) and its natural enemies in Puerto Rico  *

R. W. H. Pluke, Phil Stansly
D0553Egg laying behavior of Orius insidiosus: preferences for crop-plants
Jonathan G. Lundgren
D0554Suppression of population growth of the soybean aphid, Aphis glycines, by the generalist predator, Orius insidiosus
Nicolas Desneux, Ho Jung Yoo, Robert J. O'Neil
D0555Lady beetles (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) associated with vegetable crops in Alaska
Aaron Hagerty, Alberto Pantoja, Todd B. Adams
D0556In-field sex determination of Harmonia axyrdis (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) using readily accessible morphological characters
David W. Ragsdale, Brian P. McCornack, Robert L. Koch
D0557Field cage evaluations of the lady beetle, Scymnus sinuanodulus, for biological control of hemlock woolly adelgid
Michael Montgomery, Carole A. S-J. Cheah, Christopher Asaro
D0558Ground beetle diversity in a simple and diverse relay crop system
Norman C. Elliott, Kristopher L. Giles, Sarah L. Donelson
D0559A survey of syrphid predators of lettuce aphid on organic farms on California's central coast  *

Hugh A. Smith, William E. Chaney
D0560Effect of prey species on bionomics of the hunter fly Coenosia attenuata Stein (Diptera: Muscidae)
Emily J. Sensenbach, Stephen Wraight, Todd A. Ugine, John P. Sanderson
D0561Flea beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) associated with purple loosestrife, Lythrum salicaria, in Russia  *

Alexander S. Konstantinov, Margarita Yu. Dolgovskaya, Sergey Ya. Reznik, Mark G. Volkovitsh, Neal Spencer
D0562Post-release monitoring of Galerucella spp: an establishment study for biological control of purple loosestrife in the Utica Marsh
Laura Anne Weiser Erlandson, Mary Jane Krupski
D0563Vectoring of plant pathogenic fungi by waterhyacinth weevils (Neochetina spp.) and biological control of waterhyacinth  *

Patrick J. Moran, Connie J. Graham
D0564Establishment of the salvinia weevil, Cyrtobagous salviniae Calder and Sands (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) for biological control of giant salvinia, Salvinia molesta Mitchell (Hydropteridales: Salviniaceae)
Daniel Flores, Jason W. Carlson
D0565Mass production of Cyrtobagous salviniae for biological control of giant salvinia, Salvinia molesta, in the US  *

Leeda A. Wood, Daniel Flores, Jason W. Carlson
D0566Saltcedar leaf beetle predation by assassin bugs (Zelus spp.)
David C. Thompson, C. Scott Bundy
D0567Testing the saltcedar leaf beetle for potential impact to native non-target Frankenia spp  *

John C. Herr, Raymond I. Carruthers
D0568Potential agents for biocontrol of Miconia calvescens in Hawaii  *

M. Tracy Johnson, Edgar Rojas, Paul Hanson, Robert W. Barreto, Marcelo Picanço
D0569Swallow-worts (Vincetoxicum spp.): a new weed target for biological control
Lindsey R. Milbrath
D0570Impact of the stem mining weevil Mecinus janthinus on Dalmatian toadflax populations in Montana
Sharlene E. Sing, George P. Markin, Robert M. Nowierski, David K. Weaver, Cale W. Davis
D0572Evaluating cumulative stress in Canada Thistle biological control agents
Timothy R. Collier
D0573Impact of host-plant water stress on the stem boring weevil Mecinus janthinus
Andrew Norton
D0574Occurrence of the gall midge Asphondylia prosopidis on mesquite, and its potential for use as a biological control agent to mitigate the spread of mesquite
Howard Beuhler, David C. Thompson
D0575No evidence for an evolution of increased competitive ability of Lepidium draba  *

Michael G. Cripps, Mark Schwarzlaender, Hariet L. Hinz

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