ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Ten-Minute Papers, MUVE Session 5: Ants and Others

Wednesday, November 16, 2011: 1:30 PM-5:45 PM
Room D6, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Organizers:
C. Geden
Douglas E. Norris
Moderators:
David Oi
Dina Richman


1:35 PM
Alkaloid chemistry of the venom of Solenopsis fire ants
Li Chen, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences ; Henry Fadamiro, Auburn University
1:47 PM
1:59 PM
Queen dispersal in Florida ant communities
JR. King, Central Connecticut State Univ ; Wr. Tschinkel, Florida State University
2:11 PM
A new stink bug trap for both indoor and outdoor use
Qing-He Zhang, Sterling International, Inc ; Rod G. Schneidmiller, Sterling International, Inc ; Marc Chapin, Sterling International, Inc ; Doreen Hoover, Sterling International, Inc ; Guiji Zhou, Sterling International, Inc ; Armen Margaryan, Sterling International, Inc ; Steve Hastings, Sterling International, Inc ; Paul Bryant, Sterling International, Inc
2:23 PM
Progress towards trail pheromone disruption in Argentine ants (Linepithema humile)
DM. Suckling, New Zealand Institute of Plant and Food Research Ltd ; LD. Stringer, New Zealand Institute of Plant and Food Research Ltd ; JE. Corm, New Zealand Institute of Plant and Food Research Ltd
2:35 PM
Age-stage distributions in harvester ants (Pogonomyrmex occidentalis)
Blaine J. Cole, University of Houston ; Diane C. Wiernasz, University of Houston
2:47 PM
SiGNBP, a potential target for RNA interference-based pest control of Solenopsis invicta
Liming Zhao, National Biological Control Laboratory ; Jian Chen, National Biological Control Laboratory
2:59 PM
Testing of a borate based granular bait for the red imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta
Janet Kintz-Early, Nisus Corporation ; Charles L. Barr, Texas A&M University ; Stan Diffie, University of Georgia ; Tim Davis, Clemson University
3:35 PM
3:50 PM
The Caribbean crazy ant, Nylanderia pubens: a research update from Florida
Dawn Calibeo-Hayes, University of Florida ; Faith Oi, University of Florida
4:02 PM
Withdrawn
4:14 PM
Perception and control measures of German cockroach (Blattella germanica) in residential housing and day care centers in selected rural counties in North Carolina
Beatrice N. Dingha, North Carolina A&T State University ; Louis EN. Jackai, North Carolina A&T State University ; Jimo Ibrahim, North Carolina A&T State University ; Valerie L. Giddings, North Carolina A&T State University
4:26 PM
Could incidental storage insect pests be potential food allergens?
Rachel Estelle Goeriz Pearson, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ; Monica Pava-Ripoll, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ; Amy K. Miller, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ; George Opit, Oklahoma State University ; George C. Ziobro, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
4:38 PM
Development of an effective new bait for silverfish control
Steven R. Sims, BASF Corporation ; David Naffziger, BASF Corporation ; Arthur G. Appel, Auburn University ; Jerry L. Cook, Sam Houston State University
4:50 PM
Biogenic silica: a selective molluscicides for the most  damaging  snail pests Achatina fulica
Vetrivel V Anguselvi, Central Institute of Mining & Fuel Research
5:02 PM
The potential for select residual insecticides as post-application inspection tools
Marc Eaton, University of Minnesota ; Stephen A. Kells, University of Minnesota
5:14 PM
Multiplex PCR for the detection of insects in food
Monica Pava-Ripoll, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ; Rachel E. Goeriz Pearson, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ; Amy K. Miller, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ; George Ziobro, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
5:31 PM
Withdrawn