Ten-Minute Papers, P-IE Section: Environmental Entomology 2

Tuesday, November 12, 2013: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Meeting Room 17 B (Austin Convention Center)
Moderators:
Jerome F. Grant
Blake R. Bextine


8:00 AM
Tritrophic implications of carotenoid sequestration by the generalist herbivore Trichoplusia ni
Evan Lampert, University of North Georgia ; Obadi Obadi, University of North Georgia ; Bonnie Welch, University of North Georgia
8:24 AM
Development of an outreach plan for thousand cankers disease: Spread the information, not the fungus
Jerome F. Grant, University of Tennessee ; Alan Windham, University of Tennessee ; Frank A. Hale, University of Tennessee ; Elizabeth Long, University of Tennessee ; Mark T. Windham, University of Tennessee ; Katheryne Nix, University of Tennessee ; Renee Follum, University of Tennessee ; Paris L. Lambdin, University of Tennessee
8:36 AM
Annual cicada (Tibicen sp.) emergence patterns on a college campus: Research REAPing rewards
Sherilyn G. F. Smith, Le Moyne College ; Jacob Mekete, Le Moyne College
8:48 AM
The endosymbiont, Arsenophonus, influences soybean aphid, Aphis glycines, performance on soybean
Jason A. Wulff, University of Kentucky ; Jennifer A. White, University of Kentucky
9:00 AM
Detecting phytoplasma strains of Lethal Yellowing (LY) and Texas Phoenix Palm Decline (TPPD) in South Texas
Julia Hope Potocnjak, University of Texas at Tyler ; Blake R. Bextine, University of Texas ; G. Schuster, Texas A&M University - Kingsville
9:24 AM
Climate change and migratory insects; local and continental effects of temperature anomaly on potato leafhopper arrival and severity of infestation
Mitchell Baker, The City University of New York - Queens College ; P. Dilip Venugopal, University of Maryland ; William O. Lamp, University of Maryland
9:36 AM
9:48 AM
Break
10:00 AM
Beyond gregarious behavior: The influence of clutch size on the development of a parasitoid wasp, Bracon nigricans
Antonio Biondi, French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) ; Lucia Zappalą, University of Catania ; Gaetano Siscaro, University of Catania ; Nicolas Desneux, French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)
10:12 AM
Competition, compression and exclusion: Impact of paleartic coccinellids on neartic natives
John Losey, Cornell University ; Louis S. Hesler, USDA, Agricultural Research Service ; Jason Lai, Cornell University ; Kent Fothergill, Orma J. Smith Museum of Natural History ; Lauren M. Diepenbrock, University of Missouri ; Kelly V. Tindall, University of Idaho ; Deborah L. Finke, Washington State University
10:24 AM
Effects of farming practices on local and regional abundance, richness and evenness of arthropods
Elinor Lichtenberg, Washington State University ; Christina Kennedy, The Nature Conservancy ; David Crowder, Washington State University
10:36 AM
Weathering the storm: Hurricane Sandy effects on New York City arthropods
Elsa Youngsteadt, North Carolina State University ; Amy Savage, North Carolina State University ; Rob R. Dunn, North Carolina State University ; Steven D. Frank, North Carolina State University
11:00 AM
Foraging behavior of Galendromus flumenis on Banks grass mite, Oligonychus pratensis
Fatemeh Ganjisaffar, University of California - Riverside ; Thomas Perring, University of California, Riverside
11:24 AM
11:36 AM
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11:48 AM
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