Monday, December 11, 2006: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM

Room 204 (Convention Center)

Section D Symposium: Biological Control of Muscoid Diptera

Organizer(s): Tanja McKay,
Phillip E. Kaufman,
1:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:35 PM0517A look back at the solid fly biological control foundation on which we are still building today  [ Recorded presentation ]
Don Rutz,
1:55 PM0518Foreign exploration for parasites of house fly and stable fly in Eurasia  [ Recorded presentation ]
Roger Moon,
2:15 PM0519Molecular diagnostics and phylogenetics of filth fly parasitoids  [ Recorded presentation ]
David Taylor,
2:35 PM0520Oviposition behavior of Muscidifurax zaraptor, a pteromalid parasitoid  [ Recorded presentation ]
Alberto Broce,, Tanja McKay,
2:55 PM0521Quality control issues in mass production of parasitoids
Christopher Geden,
3:15 PMBreak
3:25 PM0522Using parasitic wasps as an IPM approach to manage filth flies in southern dairies  [ Recorded presentation ]
Kelly Loftin,, Tanja McKay,, Jodie Pennington,, Dayton Steelman,, Allen Szalanski,, Karl VanDevender,, Wes Watson,, Scott Willard,
3:45 PM0523Biological control of filth flies in Danish livestock production  [ Recorded presentation ]
Henrik Skovgård,
4:05 PM0524Development and use of Beauveria for filth fly control in animal production systems
Jim Arends,
4:25 PM0525Entomopathogenic fungi for fly control in livestock  [ Recorded presentation ]
Tove Steenberg,
4:45 PM0526To mate or not to mate: The impact of MdSGHV-induced salivary gland hyperplasia on house fly reproductive biology  [ Recorded presentation ]
Verena Ulrike Lietze,, Drion G. Boucias,, Christopher Geden,
5:05 PMConcluding Remarks

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