ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Graduate Student Ten-Minute Paper Competition, P-IE-5

Monday, November 14, 2011: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
Room A16, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Sean Walker
8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:03 AM
Tritrophic chemical transfer of piperidine alkaloids: characterizing the epigeal and foliar food webs on invasive poison hemlock (Conium maculatum L.)
Christine D. Allen, University of Kentucky; Kenneth F. Haynes, University of Kentucky; John J. Obrycki, University of Kentucky; James D. Harwood, University of Kentucky
8:15 AM
Simulation model for studying the effect of transgenic plants expressing a maturation-delaying compound on the cowpea weevil and western corn rootworm
Jung Koo Kang, University of Illinois; Barry R. Pittendrigh, University of Illinois; David Onstad, Corteva Agriscience
8:27 AM
Evaluating susceptibility of the western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera LeConte) to Bt corn through application of an F1 screen
Ryan S. Keweshan, Iowa State University; Graham P. Head, Monsanto Company; Aaron J. Gassmann, Iowa State University
8:39 AM
Fitness costs of Bt resistance in western corn rootworm
Amanda M. Hoffmann, Iowa State University; B. Wade French, USDA, Agricultural Research Service; Aaron J. Gassmann, Iowa State University
8:51 AM
Comparing block and blended refuge strategies for managing resistance of western corn rootworm to Bt corn
Mike Dunbar, Iowa State University; Aaron J. Gassmann, Iowa State University
9:15 AM
Occurrence and larval movement of sugarcane borer, Diatraea saccharalis (F.) in mixed plantings of corn expressing pyramided Cry proteins
David Sindani Wangila, Louisiana State University AgCenter; B. Rogers Leonard, Louisiana State University; Mukti N. Ghimire, Louisiana State University AgCenter; Karla D. Emfinger, Louisiana State University AgCenter; Liping Zhang, Louisiana State University AgCenter; Yaoyu Bai, Southwest University of China; Fei Yang, Louisiana State University; Graham P. Head, Monsanto Company; Fangneng Huang, Louisiana State University
9:27 AM
Inducible Bt tolerance in Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) and its effects on egg production and subsequent parasitism by Trichogramma pretiosum (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae)
Kay Anantanawat, University of Adelaide; Richard V. Glatz, South Australian Research and Development Institute; Mike Keller, University of Adelaide
9:39 AM
10:03 AM
10:15 AM
Evidence for the stratification of hydrocarbons in the epicuticular wax layer of female Megacyllene robiniae (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Gabriel P. Hughes, Purdue University; Annie Spikes, Purdue University; Jeffrey D. Holland, Purdue University; Matthew D. Ginzel, Purdue University
10:27 AM
Interactions between Lygus bugs and Erigeron annuus: applications toward a trap crop system for the tarnished plant bug
Sean T. Halloran, Pennsylvania State University; James H. Tumlinson, Pennsylvania State University
10:39 AM
The galling parasite Daktulosphaira vitifoliae induces novel morphological change in Vitis
Paul Nabity, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign at Urbana-Champaign; May R. Berenbaum, University of Illinois; Evan DeLucia, University of Illinois
10:51 AM
The determination of arsenic accumulation in Chironomus riparius Meigen (Diptera: Chironomidae) and its significance
Christina Loraine Mogren, University of California, Riverside; Guntram R. von Kiparski, University of California, Riverside; David R. Parker, University of California; John T. Trumble, University of California
11:03 AM
Plant-herbivore interaction of ethylene-insensitive petunia flowers and western flower thrips
Claudia H. Kuniyoshi, Ohio State University; Karla J. Medina-Ortega, The Ohio State University; Luis Canas, The Ohio State University
11:15 AM
Incidence of mycotoxins in Bt and conventional corn hybrids in relation to insect pest abundance
Rosemary Gutierrez, University of Hawaii Manoa; Billy Fuller, South Dakota State University; Bradley McManus, South Dakota State University
11:27 AM
Concluding Remarks