Monday, December 10, 2007: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM

Pacific Salon One, Golden Pacific Ballroom, First Floor (Town & Country)

Section Symposium: New Minds for Weevil Systematics: Building Bridges Between Generations and Regions

Organizer(s): Nico Franz,
Robert W. Hamilton,
1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM0575Biodiversity of Costa Rican leaf litter weevils from sea level to mountain peak
Robert S Anderson,
1:55 PM0576Classical taxonomy and expert information systems: Systematics in the modern world
Muhammad Haseeb,, Charles O'Brien,
2:15 PM0577Phylogeny of Curculionoidea
Adriana E. Marvaldi,
2:35 PM0578Curculionidae phylogenetics
Samuel N Crane,
2:55 PM0579Current advances in the phylogenetic reconstruction of the Anthribidae
Josť R. Mermudes,
3:15 PM 0580Ecological and evolutionary radiation of weevils (Curculionoidea)
Duane McKenna,, Andrea Sequeira,, Adriana E. Marvaldi,, Brian Farrell
3:35 PM Break
3:45 PM0581Systematics of Trachyphloeomimus
Pamela J. Horsley,
4:05 PM0582Reproductive trade-offs in a specialized cyclanth weevil pollination system (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)
Nico Franz,
4:25 PM 0583Phylogeny of Madopterini
Steven Ray Davis,
4:45 PM 0584Systematics of Asytesta
Gregory Peter Setliff,
5:05 PM0585Contemporary state of classification of Xyleborina (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae)
Jiri Hulcr,
5:25 PM Concluding Remarks
5:30 PM Informal discussion and mixer following the symposium

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