Tuesday, December 12, 2006: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Room 204 (Convention Center)

Section A Symposium: Notes from the Field: Biodiversity of Coleoptera. A Symposium Honoring the Memory and Contributions of Steve Ashe, Part I

Organizer(s): Brett C. Ratcliffe, bratcliffe1@unl.edu
Christopher E. Carlton, ccarlt@lsu.edu
8:00 AMWelcoming Remarks
8:10 AM0662James Stephen Ashe: Neotropical field recollections   [ Recorded presentation ]
Robert D. Anderson, randerson@mus-nature.ca
8:35 AM0663Austral Staphylinidae  [ Recorded presentation ]
Margaret K. Thayer, mthayer@fieldmuseum.org, Alfred F. Newton, anewton@fmnh.org
9:00 AM0664The dynastine scarab beetles of Mesoamerica  [ Recorded presentation ]
Ronald D. Cave, rdcave@mail.ifas.ufl.edu, Brett C. Ratcliffe, bratcliffe1@unl.edu
9:25 AM0665Evolution and diversification of grass-associated scarab beetles (Scarabaeidae: Anomalinae: Anisopliini)
Mary Lilz Jameson, mjameson1@unl.edu
9:50 AM0666Southern South American Scarabaeidae
Andrew B. T. Smith, asmith@unlserve.unl.edu, Federico Ocampo, asmith@unlserve.unl.edu
10:15 AMBreak
10:30 AM0667Beetle diversity and discoveries in Great Smoky Mountains National Park  [ Recorded presentation ]
Christopher E. Carlton, ccarlt@lsu.edu
10:55 AM0668The beetles of the West Indies  [ Recorded presentation ]
Michael Ivie, mivie@montana.edu
11:20 AM0669Phylogeography of rove beetles (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) across Southern California  [ Recorded presentation ]
Stylianos Chatzimanolis, schatzimanolis@sbnature2.org, Michael Caterino, mcaterino@sbnature2.org

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