Tuesday, December 11, 2007: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM

Salon One, Garden Ballroom, Second Floor (Town & Country)

Ten-Minute Papers, Section Fb. Urban Entomology

Moderator(s): Susan C. Jones
Brad M. Kard
1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM1094Efficacy of the Exterra® termite bait system
Susan C. Jones, Nicola T. Gallagher
1:47 PM 1095Field evaluation of indoxacarb as a soil treatment against Reticulitermes flavipes in Ohio
Nicola T. Gallagher, Susan C. Jones
1:59 PM 1096Breeding system and microbial load in field colonies of the Formosan subterranean termite from New Orleans, Louisiana
Gabriel K. Aluko, Jennifer R. Delatte, Claudia Husseneder
2:11 PM 1097Examination of a hypothetical link between genes and trail-following behavior in the eastern subterranean termite (Reticulitermes flavipes)
Margaret Schwinghammer, Xuguo Zhou, Michael E. Scharf, Gary Bennett
2:23 PM1098Enhanced effects of hexaflumuron on termites in the presence of phagostimulants
Raj Saran, Michael K. Rust
2:35 PM1099Evaluation of resistant properties of tree-based landscape mulches treated with Metarhizium anisoplae against the Formosan subterranean termite, Coptotermes formosanus (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae)
Jian-Zhong Sun, James Fuxa, Arthur Richter, Dennis R. Ring
2:47 PM 1100Is an areawide termite control strategy commercially viable? Two case studies in large scale termite baiting for control of Reticulitermes spp. in California
Mike Lees, Gail M. Getty, Vernard R. Lewis, Robin L. Taylor
2:59 PM1101Subterranean termites (Reticulitermes spp.): Colony abundance and species composition in a north Florida longleaf pine orchard
J. E. Eger, Edward L. Vargo, Thomas Juba, Frank Wessels
3:11 PM 1102Mortality, metabolites, and distribution of topically applied fipronil in laboratory assays of Reticulitermes flavipes
Jody Green, Michael E. Scharf, Ronald Turco, Gary Bennett
3:23 PM Break
3:35 PM1103Effects of m-tyrosine on feeding and survival of Formosan subterranean termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae)
Bal Krishna Gautam, Gregg Henderson
3:47 PM1104Soil residues of fipronil from samples taken through eight years post Termidor™ termiticide/insecticide treatment for subterranean termite control at thirteen residential structures in Austin, TX
Robert Davis, Roger E. Gold, Chris Keefer, James Austin, Harry Howell, Janis Reed
3:59 PM1105Evaluation of quarterly replenishment of Shatter® termite bait using testing protocols required by Florida rule 5E-2.0311
Ellen M. Thoms, J. E. Eger, Phil Koehler, Hou-Feng Li, Matthew Messenger, Jian-Zhong Sun
4:11 PM1106Evaluation of tunneling behavior, penetration rate, and efficacy of a glycol borate for remedial control of subterranean termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae)
Roger E. Gold, James Austin
4:23 PM1107Foraging populations and distances of the desert subterranean termite, Heterotermes aureus (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae), associated with structures in southern Arizona
Paul B Baker, Michael I. Haverty
4:35 PM 1108Too much of a good thing: Termite trail-following mimics provide a scientific catch-22
Xing Ping Hu

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