ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Graduate Student Ten-Minute Paper Competition, P-IE-11

Monday, November 14, 2011: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
Room A18, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Charles H. Pickett

8:03 AM
Two-spotted spider mite dispersal and yield loss in cotton
Will Scott, Mississippi State University ; Angus Catchot, Mississippi State University ; Jeffrey Gore, Mississippi State University ; Fred R. Musser, Mississippi State University ; Donald Cook, Mississippi State University
8:15 AM
How spider mites select their food sources and perform in corn genotypes grown under different levels of irrigation
Amelia Jorge Sidumo, Texas Tech University ; Christian Nansen, Texas A&M University - Texas AgriLIFE Extension ; David C. Margolies, Kansas State University ; Kathy Vaughn, Texas A&M University - Texas AgriLIFE Extension ; Pat Porter, Texas Cooperative Extension, TAMU Ag Research & Extension Center
8:27 AM
Contending with an ephemeral resource; transport strategies of phoretic mites in Wisconsin red pine stands
Jesse A. Pfammatter, University of Wisconsin - Madison ; Kenneth F. Raffa, University of Wisconsin - Madison
8:39 AM
Differential transmission of Triticum mosaic virus and its impact on the biology of the wheat curl mite (Aceria tosichella K.)
Anthony J. McMechan, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Gary L. Hein, University of Nebraska - Lincoln ; Satyanarayana Tatineni, USDA - ARS ; Roy French, USDA - ARS
8:51 AM
Predator diversity enhances vector suppression: potential implications for pathogen prevalence
Elizabeth Y. Long, University of Missouri ; Deborah L. Finke, University of Missouri - Columbia
9:03 AM
Effect of Ipomoea host plants on stylet penetration behavior of Myzus persicae (Sulzer)
Everlyne Nafula Wosula, Louisiana State University ; Jeffrey A. Davis, Louisiana State University AgCenter ; Christopher Clark, Louisiana State University
9:15 AM
Putative gut receptors for Pea enation mosaic virus in the pea aphid, Acyrthosiphon pisum
Lucas B. Linz, Iowa State University ; Sijun Liu, Iowa State University ; Bryony C. Bonning, Iowa State University
9:27 AM
Viruliferous and nonviruliferous bird-cherry oat aphids exhibit differential responses to Barley yellow dwarf virus-infected plants
Laura L. Ingwell, University of Idaho ; Nilsa A. Bosque-Perez, University of Idaho ; Lana Unger, University of Idaho ; Sanford D. Eigenbrode, University of Idaho
9:39 AM
9:51 AM
Barley Yellow Dwarf virus in winter wheat: examining the spatial and temporal movement of its aphid vectors
Katelyn A. Kowles, University of Kentucky ; Douglas W. Johnson, University of Kentucky ; James D. Harwood, University of Kentucky
10:03 AM
Seasonal flight dynamic of aphid species in occurrence with potato virus Y infection in commercial potato fields
Natalie Hernandez, University of Wisconsin - Madison ; Groves Russell, University of Wisconsin - Madison ; Emily Mueller, University of Wisconsin - Madison ; Amy Charkowski, University of Wisconsin - Madison
10:15 AM
Effect of Tomato spotted wilt virus infection on settling, oviposition, and feeding preference of Frankliniella fusca (Thysanoptera: Thripidae)
Anita Shrestha, University of Georgia ; Rajagopalbabu Srinivasan, University of Georgia ; David G. Riley, University of Georgia ; Albert K. Culbreath, University of Georgia
10:27 AM
Relationship between stink bugs and Phomopsis seed decay in Mississippi soybean production
Joshua Lunn Jones, Mississippi State University ; Angus L. Catchot, Mississippi State University ; Fred R. Musser, Mississippi State University ; Maria Thomaso-Peterson, Mississippi State University ; Thomas W. Allen, Mississippi State University ; Jeffrey Gore, Mississippi State University
10:39 AM
Dynamics of Erwinia tracheiphila acquisition and retention by its insect vector, Acalymma vittatum
Lori R. Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University ; Irmgard Seidl-Adams, Pennsylvania State University ; Consuelo De Moraes, Pennsylvania State University ; Andrew Stephenson, Pennsylvania State University ; Mark C. Mescher, Pennsylvania State University
10:51 AM
Tracking an invader: the origin and genetic relationships of Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) in California
Aviva Goldmann, University of California, Riverside ; Mark S. Hoddle, University of California, Riverside ; Paul F. Rugman-Jones, University of California, Riverside ; Richard Stouthamer, University of California, Riverside
11:03 AM
Assessing thousand cankers disease severity in California
Stacy Hishinuma, University of California, Davis ; Mary Louise Flint, University of California, Davis ; Richard M. Bostock, University of California, Davis ; Steven J. Seybold, USDA - Forest Service
11:15 AM
Attraction of walnut twig beetle adults and larvae to the fungus Geosmithia morbida
EK. Peachey, Colorado State University ; N. Tisserat, Colorado State University ; Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University
11:27 AM
Interactions between an insect and a fungus pest: how American chestnut is impacted by two exotics
Ignazio Graziosi, University of Kentucky ; Lynne Lieske-Kinney, University of Kentucky