ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Ten-Minute Papers, P-IE Section, Biological Control 1

Tuesday, November 13, 2012: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Summit (Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown)
Michael Scott Crossley
Theresa M. Cira

8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:03 AM
Why parasitize only a third of the available hosts?
Saskya van Nouhuys, University of Helsinki
8:15 AM
8:27 AM
Natural parasitism of fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) in commercial sweet corn production in south Florida
Robert L. Meagher, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Center for Medical, Agricultural & Veterinary Entomology (CMAVE)
8:39 AM
Seeing pink: The latest on mass rearing of Coleomegilla maculata
Margaret L. Allen, USDA, Agricultural Research Service
9:03 AM
Influence of supplemental food sources on predatory mites (Amblyseius swirskii and Neoseiulus cucumeris) and their control efficacy for western flower thrips
Les Shipp, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada ; Julie Faucher Delisle, Université de Montréal ; Jacques Brodeur, Institut de Recherche en Biologie Végétale ; Óscar Mollá Hernández, Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias
9:15 AM
Developing a biologically-based IPM program for western flower thrips (Frankliniella occidentalis) in greenhouse floriculture
Michael Brownbridge, Vineland Research and Innovation Centre ; Taro Saito, Vineland Research and Innovation Centre ; Paul Cote, Vineland Research and Innovation Centre
9:27 AM
9:54 AM
The effects of intraguild predation of Lysiphlebus testaceipes by Chrysoperla rufilabris larvae
Casi N. Jessie, Oklahoma State University ; Kristopher L. Giles, Oklahoma State University ; Kody Mullins, Oklahoma State University ; W. Jessie, Oklahoma State University
10:06 AM
10:18 AM
Can we predict biocontrol services on cereal aphid populations in winter wheat (Triticum aestivum) based on landscape diversity?
Wendy A. Johnson, Kansas State University ; Brian P. McCornack, Kansas State University
10:30 AM
Diversified bioenergy plantings to enhance ecosystems services: Biological control of soybean aphid
Julie A. Peterson, University of Minnesota ; James O. Eckberg, University of Minnesota ; Gregg A. Johnson, University of Minnesota ; George E. Heimpel, University of Minnesota
10:42 AM
Exploiting entomopathogenic nematodes' sense of smell and manipulation of belowground trophic interactions enhance the control of the western corn rootworm
Ivan Hiltpold, University of Missouri ; Ted C. J. Turlings, University of Neuchatel ; Bruce E. Hibbard, USDA, Agricultural Research Service
10:54 AM
11:06 AM
Prospects for classical biological control of the bean plataspid or kudzu bug (Megacopta cribraria)
Walker Jones, USDA, Agricultural Research Service ; John R. Ruberson, University of Georgia ; Jeremy K. Greene, Clemson University
11:18 AM
Effects of biological control of the invasive weed Persicaria perfoliata by the Asian weevil Rhinoncomimus latipes
Matthew S. Swain, Appalachian State University ; Ray S. Williams, Appalachian State University ; Derick Poindexter, Appalachian State University
11:30 AM
Australia’s weed biocontrol – where to now?
William A. Palmer, Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
11:42 AM
Concluding Remarks