Student Competition for the President's Prize Display Presentations, Section P-IE5. Plant-Insect Ecosystems

Monday, November 17, 2008: 7:00 AM-6:00 PM
Exhibit Hall 3, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Oviposition preferences of the codling moth, Cydia pomonella (L.) for different apple cultivars
Neelendra K. Joshi, Pennsylvania State University; Larry A. Hull, Pennsylvania State University; Clayton T. Myers, USDA-ARS; Greg Krawczyk, Pennsylvania State University; Edwin G. Rajotte, Pennsylvania State University
A continuous rearing method for the dogwood borer, Synanthedon scitula (Lepidoptera: Sesiidae)
Daniel L. Frank, West Virginia University; Tracy C. Leskey, USDA - ARS; J. Christopher Bergh, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Effects of host stress on the density, development, and mortality of emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis)
Andrew R. Tluczek, Michigan State University; Deborah G. McCullough, Michigan State University; Therese Poland, USDA - Forest Service; Andrea Anulewicz, Michigan State University
Effect of temperature on blueberry gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) pupation in the laboratory
Craig R. Roubos, University of Florida; Oscar E. Liburd, University of Florida
Construction and characterization of stage-specific subtractive expressed sequence tag (EST) libraries of the pinewood nematode Bursaphelenchus xylophilus
Jae Soon Kang, Seoul National University; Hyoungsuk Lee, Korea Polar Research Institute; Yil Sung Moon, Korea Forest Research Institute; Yi Lee, Chungbuk National University; Si Hyeock Lee, Seoul National University
Oviposition model of Neoseiulus californicus (Acari: Phytoseiidae)
Taegyun Kim, Seoul National University; JeongJoon Ahn, West Virginia University; Joon-Ho Lee, Seoul National University
The differences in life table between organophosphate-resistant and -susceptible lines of oriental fruit fly (Bactrocera dorsalis)
Chi-Chun Fang, National Taiwan University; Ju-Chun Hsu, National Taiwan University; Wen-Jer Wu, National Taiwan University
Monitoring to establish a model of southwestern corn borer (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) dynamics for the Texas High Plains
Camilo Garzon, West Texas A&M University; Bonnie Pendleton, West Texas A&M University; Roxanne Bowling, Texas AgriLife Extension Service; G. Jerry Michels, Texas A&M University
Life History of a bullet gall wasp, Disholcaspis quercusvirens (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae)
Jessica Ellen Platt, University of Florida; Eileen A. Buss, University of Florida
The influence of different temperatures on the life history of the passionvine mealybug (Planococcus minor)
Antonio Francis, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; Moses T.K. Kairo, Florida A&M University
Seasonal phenology of the beet leafhopper, Neoaliturus tenellus (Baker) (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae), in southern New Mexico
Graeme M. Davis, New Mexico State University; C. Scott Bundy, New Mexico State University