Immature Stages in Insect Systematics

Sunday, November 16, 2008: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Room A5, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Caroline S. Chaboo
Yves Alarie
1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:55 PM
2:35 PM
Understanding the evolution of larval Diptera:  New insights on fly morphology and biology from FLYTREE
Matthew Bertone, North Carolina State University; Gregory Courtney, Iowa State University; Rudolf Meier, National University of Singapore; Brian M. Wiegmann, North Carolina State University
2:55 PM
Reconciling named adults with the more ecologically important immature Chironomidae (Diptera)
Peter S. Cranston, University of California-Davis; Geoff Morse, University of San Diego; Nate B Hardy, University of California
3:15 PM
3:25 PM
Classification of Neuroptera: The role of immatures
Catherine Tauber, Cornell University; Lionel A Stange, University of Florida
4:25 PM
Formal course instruction in "Immature Insects": 20 years of data across U.S. institutions
Marc Branham, University of Florida; Dan Young, University of Wisconsin
5:05 PM
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