ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Ten-Minute Papers, MUVE Session 2: Termites

Sunday, November 13, 2011: 1:30 PM-4:35 PM
Room A20, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Organizers:
Douglas E. Norris
C. Geden
Moderators:
Rhonda L. Hamm
Thomas Chouvenc


1:35 PM
Effect of aging under irrigated and non-irrigated conditions on termite (Reticulitermes flavipes) consumption of a durable bait
Ronda L. Hamm, Dow AgroSciences ; Joe E. Eger, Dow AgroSciences ; Eva Chin-Heady, Dow AgroSciences ; Joe J. DeMark, Dow AgroSciences
1:47 PM
Do subterranean termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) feed on baits with previous feeding by different colonies or species in the field?
Joe E. Eger, Dow AgroSciences ; Joe J. DeMark, Dow AgroSciences ; Ronda Hamm, Dow AgroSciences ; Michelle S. Smith, Dow AgroSciences ; Barry P. Yokum, City of New Orleans Mosquito and Termite Control Board
1:59 PM
Task allocation in the tunneling behavior of workers of the Formosan subterranean termite
Mary Cornelius, USDA - ARS ; Erin M. Lathrop, USDA - ARS ; Matthew R. Tarver, USDA - ARS
2:11 PM
Predicting habitat suitability of invasive termites, Coptotermes formosanus and C. gestroi, with species distribution models
Hou-Feng Li, University of Florida ; Ikuko Fujisaki, University of Florida ; Nan-Yao Su, University of Florida
2:35 PM
Spatial and temporal factors influencing the invasion of subterranean termites (Isoptera: Reticulitermes) into urban landscapes
Paul S. Botch, University of Missouri - Columbia ; Richard Houseman, University of Missouri
2:47 PM
3:02 PM
When subterranean termites change the rules of epizootics
Thomas Chouvenc, University of Florida ; Nan-Yao Su, University of Florida
3:38 PM
Performance of Recruit® HD in field trials against Coptotermes formosanus Shiraki and Reticulitermes flavipes (Kollar)
Joe J. DeMark, Dow AgroSciences ; Joe E. Eger, Dow AgroSciences ; Jackie A. Lee, Dow AgroSciences ; Mike P. Tolley, Dow AgroSciences ; Michael D. Lees, Dow AgroSciences ; Ronda L. Hamm, Dow AgroSciences ; Michelle S. Smith, Dow AgroSciences ; Mike W. Melichar, Dow AgroSciences ; Ellen M. Thoms, Dow AgroSciences
3:50 PM
AltrisetTM a new termiticide with novel mode of action, delayed toxicity, nonrepellency, and unique effects on termite behaviors
Raj K. Saran, DuPont Crop Protection ; Clay Scherer, DuPont Crop Protection ; Mark Coffelt, DuPont Crop Protection
4:02 PM
Delayed impacts of Altriset termiticide on Reticulitermes flavipes
Susan C. Jones, The Ohio State University ; Joshua Bryant, The Ohio State University ; Andrew Hoelmer, The Ohio State University
4:14 PM
Eradication of the arboreal termite (Nasutitermes corniger) from Broward county, Florida: An unprecedented event
Robert Hickman, BASF Pest Control Solutions ; Rudolph H. Scheffrahn, University of Florida