P-IE7 Ten-Minute Papers, Plant-Insect Ecosystems

Sunday, November 16, 2008: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
Room A8, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Rebecca Loughner
Cynthia L. Hsu
1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM
Developing resistance to wheat stem sawfly (Cephus cinctus) using varying preference in wheat cultivars
David K. Weaver, Montana State University; Micaela Buteler, Montana State University; Megan Hofland, Montana State University; Luther Talbert, Montana State University; Gregg Carlson, Montana State University
1:47 PM
Vector behavior and pathogen spread: Implications of host plant resistance versus tolerance
Matthew P Daugherty, UC Berkeley; Rodrigo P. P. Almeida, University of California
2:11 PM
The effect of non-glandular trichome patch size, trichome distribution, and interaction with pollen on predatory mite retention in grape
Rebecca Loughner, Cornell University; Karen Wentworth, Cornell University; Gregory M. Loeb, Cornell University; Jan P. Nyrop, Cornell University
2:23 PM
Induction of plant resistance of field crops by exogenous application of methyl jasmonate and methyl salicylate
Wilma Aponte-Cordero, Pennsylvania State University; Gary Felton, Pennsylvania State University; Shelby Fleischer, Pennsylvania State University
2:35 PM
Physiological and nutritional characteristics of three corn varieties: Possible mechanisms of resistance to fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda
Yigen Chen, University of California; Xinzhi Ni, USDA - ARS; G. David Buntin, University of Georgia
2:59 PM
3:11 PM
3:26 PM
Host plant effects on the feeding ecology of Trirhabda geminata (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)
Mary A. Sorensen, Placer Mosquito and Vector Control District; Richard A. Redak, University of California; James A. Bethke, University of California, Cooperative Extension
3:38 PM
Analysis of mortality and contributing factors from Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) cohorts on orange
Jawwad A. Qureshi, University of Florida; Philip A. Stansly, University of Florida
4:02 PM
Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri Kuwayama) and citrus greening disease: Understanding the vector-pathogen interaction for disease management
Michael E. Rogers, University of Florida; Kirsten S. Pelz-Stelinski, University of Florida; Ronald H. Brlansky, University of Florida
4:14 PM
Interactions between green peach aphid Myzus persicae, and non-necrotic and necrotic variants of potato virus Y (PVY), and their influence on PVY acquisition and transmission
Rajagopalbabu Srinivasan, University of Idaho; Juan Manuel Alvarez, University of Idaho; Jonathan L. Whitworth, USDA-ARS
4:26 PM
The effects of single and mixed PVY infections on vector efficiencies
Jeffrey A. Davis, Louisiana State University; Edward B. Radcliffe, University of Minnesota
4:38 PM
Sweet potato leaf curl virus transmission by Bemisia tabaci
Alvin Simmons, USDA - ARS; Kai-Shu Ling, USDA - ARS; Howard F. Harrison, USDA - ARS; D. Michael Jackson, USDA - ARS
4:50 PM
Tracking the spread of Iris yellow spot virus (IYSV) in onion fields
Cynthia L. Hsu, Cornell University; Christy Hoepting, Cornell Cooperative Extension; Tony Shelton, Cornell University; Brian A. Nault, Cornell University