ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Ten-Minute Papers, P-IE Section, Forest and Arboreal Entomology

Wednesday, November 14, 2012: 8:15 AM-12:00 PM
Summit (Holiday Inn Knoxville Downtown)
David E. Jennings
Jim Steffel

8:15 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:18 AM
Evaluating sweet birch (Betula lenta) and yellow birch (Betula alleghaniensis) as hosts of the Asian longhorned beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis)
Baode Wang, USDA, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) ; Victor C. Mastro, USDA, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), Plant Protection and Quarantine (PPQ), Center for Plant Health Science
8:42 AM
A new tool for directing management efforts of invasive forest pests
Tea Ammunét, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
8:54 AM
Northern outbreak epicentres of eastern spruce budworm (Choristoneura fumiferana) and boreal forest response early in the population cycle
Deepa S. Pureswaran, Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service ; Louis De Grandpré, Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service ; Daniel Kneeshaw, Université du Québec à Montréal
9:06 AM
Direct and indirect effects of host tree condition on the preference and performance of an exotic wood-borer, Tetropium fuscum (F.)
Leah Flaherty, University of New Brunswick ; Jon Sweeney, Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Atlantic Forestry Centre ; Dan Quiring, University of New Brunswick
9:18 AM
Range expansions of threshhold populations of mountain pine beetle in western Canada
Brian H. Aukema, University of Minnesota ; Kishan Sambaraju, Natural Resources Canada ; Allan L. Carroll, University of British Columbia
9:30 AM
Modeling mountain pine beetle infestations in a dynamic landscape
Martha Garlick, Utah State University ; James Powell, Utah State University ; Nicholas Friedenberg, Applied Biomathematics
9:42 AM
9:54 AM
Synergism of sex pheromones by host plant volatiles for cerambycid beetles
Joseph C. H. Wong, University of Illinois ; Ann M. Ray, Xavier University ; Jocelyn G. Millar, University of California, Riverside ; Lawrence M. Hanks, University of Illinois
10:06 AM
10:21 AM
10:33 AM
Midwestern bark and ambrosia beetles (Curculionidae: Scolytinae) that attack stressed black walnut and their fungal associates
Sharon E. Reed, University of Missouri ; Jennifer Juzwik, USDA, Forest Service ; James T. English, University of Missouri
10:45 AM
Investigating the chemical and biological interactions of goldspotted oak borer and oaks to improve trap baiting for detection
Yigen Chen, University of California, Davis ; Mary Louise Flint, University of California, Davis ; Tom W. Coleman, USDA, Forest Service ; Lori J. Nelson, USDA, Forest Service ; Damon J. Crook, University of Massachusetts ; Steven J. Seybold, USDA, Forest Service
10:57 AM
The role of wound-induced response in host resistance of southern California oaks to feeding by the invasive goldspotted oak borer (Agrilus auroguttatus)
Tom W. Coleman, USDA, Forest Service ; Nancy E. Grulke, USDA, Forest Service ; Steven J. Seybold, USDA, Forest Service
11:09 AM
Monitoring dispersal of Oobius agrili, an egg parasitoid of emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis)
David E. Jennings, University of Maryland ; Jian J. Duan, USDA, Agricultural Research Service ; Paula M. Shrewsbury, University of Maryland
11:21 AM
Sampling for the balsam gall midge (Paradiplosis tumifex) in Christmas tree stands
R. Drew Carleton, Natural Resources Canada ; Peter J. Silk, Natural Resources Canada ; Eldon Eveleigh, Natural Resources Canada ; Stephen B. Heard, University of New Brunswick ; Chris Dickie, Infor, Inc.
11:33 AM
Role of the host plant in enhancing the outbreak potential of a conifer-defoliating tenthredinid sawfly
Robert Johns, Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Atlantic Forestry Centre
11:45 AM
Status of biological control of hemlock woolly adelgid in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Abdul Hakeem, University of Tennessee ; Jerome F. Grant, University of Tennessee ; Paris L. Lambdin, University of Tennessee ; Gregory J. Wiggins, University of Tennessee ; Frank A. Hale, University of Tennessee ; J. Rusty Rhea, USDA, Forest Service ; Glenn Taylor, Great Smoky Mountains National Park ; David Buckley, University of Tennessee
11:57 AM
Concluding Remarks