ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Graduate Student Ten-Minute Paper Competition, MUVE-2

Monday, November 14, 2011: 8:00 AM-11:20 AM
Room A2, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Phillip E. Kaufman
Roberto Pereira

8:03 AM
Life tables of Cimex lectularius L. (Heteroptera: Cimicidae): comparing strains, heredity and food sources
Alexis M. Barbarin, Pennsylvania State University ; Edwin G. Rajotte, Pennsylvania State University
8:15 AM
Insecticide resistance in the bed bug: an evolving story
Jennifer Gordon, University of Kentucky ; Michael F. Potter, University of Kentucky ; Kenneth F. Haynes, University of Kentucky
8:27 AM
Analysis of single nucleotide polymorphisms in the bed bug (Cimex lectularius)
Andrew Hoelmer, The Ohio State Univeristy ; Omprakash Mittapalli, The Ohio State Univeristy ; Susan C. Jones, The Ohio State Univeristy
8:39 AM
Does group living affect growth and survivorship of bed bugs?
Virna L. Saenz, North Carolina State University ; Edward L. Vargo, North Carolina State University ; Coby Schal, North Carolina State University
8:51 AM
Evidence for a residual human-host kairomone used by the bed bug, Cimex lectularius
Corey M. McQueen, University of Minnesota ; Stephen A. Kells, University of Minnesota
9:03 AM
Out in the cold: bed bug survival profile at extremely low temperatures
Joelle Olson, University of Minnesota ; Marc Eaton, University of Minnesota ; Stephen A. Kells, University of Minnesota
9:15 AM
Microsatellite genotyping of Reticulitermes flavipes from Wilderness Park, Lincoln, Nebraska
Abdul Hafiz Ab Majid, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Shripat T. Kamble, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
9:27 AM
A genetic study of eastern subterranean termite populations in Wisconsin using amplified fragment length polymorphism
Rachel Ann Arango, Forest Products Laboratory ; Frederick Green, Forest Products Laboratory ; Daniel A. Marschalek, University of Wisconsin - Madison ; Mark E Berres, University of Wisconsin - Madison ; Kenneth Raffa, University of Wisconsin - Madison
9:39 AM
9:51 AM
Survival rate, food consumption and tunneling of the Formosan subterranean termite feeding on Bt and non-Bt maize
Cai Wang, Louisiana State University ; Gregg Henderson, Louisiana State University ; Fangneng Huang, Louisiana State University
10:03 AM
Odorous house ants: "drivers" or "passengers" of ecological change?
Adam Salyer, Purdue University ; Grzesiek Buczkowski, Purdue University
10:27 AM
Selection of biting sites on anuran hosts by Corethrella species
Priyanka De Silva, Texas Tech University ; Ximena Bernal, Texas Tech University ; Cesar Jaramillo, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
10:39 AM
Temporal dispersal behavior of the mold mite Tryophagus putrescentiae in relation to relative humidity
Jessica Anne Freitag, University of Minnesota ; Stephen A. Kells, University of Minnesota
10:51 AM
Evaluating cooperating teachers’ perceptions of pest management curriculum and supports to improve teacher continuation and project sustainability
Makena Mason, University of Hawaii at Manoa ; Maria Aihara-Sasaki, University of Hawaii at Manoa ; J. Kenneth Grace, University of Hawaii at Manoa