ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Ten-Minute Papers, P-IE Section, Biological Control I

Sunday, November 13, 2011: 1:30 PM-4:55 PM
Room A18, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
B. Rogers Leonard
Bonnie Pendleton
J. P. Michaud
1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM
Realistic variation in predator species richness produces emergent biodiversity effects
Tobin D Northfield, Washington State University; David W. Crowder, University of Arizona; Tadashi Takizawa, Washington State University; William E. Snyder, Washington State University
1:47 PM
Molecular evidence for a diversified diet of two hemipteran predators in Washington potatoes
Eric G. Chapman, University of Kentucky; Gretchen Beth Snyder, Washington State University; James D. Harwood, University of Kentucky; William E. Snyder, Washington State University
1:59 PM
Legacies from mom: cryptic maternal effects on progeny life histories in Hippodamia convergens
J. P. Michaud, Kansas State University; German Vargas, Colombian Sugarcane Research Center
2:11 PM
Non-consumptive predator effect of Delphastus catalinae on the reproductive success of whiteflies
Doo-Hyung Lee, Cornell University; Jan P. Nyrop, Cornell University; John Sanderson, Cornell University
2:23 PM
The influence of sugar availability on aphid consumption by Coleomegilla maculata
Beth A. Choate, USDA - ARS; Jonathan Lundgren, USDA, Agricultural Research Service
2:35 PM
Density independent prey selection in a widely foraging predator determined by molecular gut content analysis
Jason M. Schmidt, University of Kentucky; James D. Harwood, University of Kentucky; Ann L. Rypstra, Miami University
2:47 PM
2:59 PM
Tissue specific expression of Mi-mediated resistance in tomato and its direct negative effect on the generalist predator, Orius insidiosus
Godshen R. Pallipparambil, University of Arkansas; Timothy J. Kring, University of Arkansas; Jeffrey P. Shapiro, USDA - ARS; Jean Thomas, USDA - ARS; Fiona L. Goggin, University of Arkansas
3:11 PM
3:26 PM
Hedgerows enhance beneficial insects on farms in California's Central Valley
Rachael F. Long, University of California, Cooperative Extension; Lora Morandin, University of California; Les Ehler, University of California, Davis
3:38 PM
Parasitoid bacterial symbionts as markers of within-host competitive outcomes: superparasitoid advantage and sex ratio bias
Jennifer A. White, University of Kentucky; Christa Hurak, University of Kentucky; Jason A. Wulff, University of Kentucky; Martha S. Hunter, University of Arizona; Suzanne Kelly, University of Arizona
4:02 PM
Effects of Hamiltonella defensa infection on parasitism of cowpea aphid (Aphis craccivora) by aphidiine braconid parasitoids
Mark K. Asplen, University of Minnesota; George E. Heimpel, University of Minnesota
4:14 PM
4:26 PM
Parasitoids attacking blueberry gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) infesting different types of blueberry buds
Craig R. Roubos, University of Florida; Oscar E. Liburd, University of Florida
4:38 PM
The discovery and rearing of a parasitoid (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) associated with spotted wing drosophila, Drosophila suzukii, in Oregon and British Columbia
Preston H. Brown, Oregon State University; Peter W. Shearer, Oregon State University; Jeffrey C. Miller, Oregon State University; Howard MA. Thistlewood, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
4:50 PM
Concluding Remarks