ESA Southeastern Branch Meeting Online Program

CONTRIBUTED PAPERS III:  Plant-Insect Ecosystems - Biocontrol and Host-Plant Resistance

Tuesday, March 5, 2013: 1:40 PM-2:40 PM
Capitol Room (Hilton Baton Rouge)
Oulimathe Paraiso
Donald C. Steinkraus

1:52 PM
Biological control of the small hive beetle (Aethina tumida), a pest of the honey bee
Donald C. Steinkraus, University of Arkansas ; Natasha A. Wright, University of Arkansas
2:04 PM
Effect of Eastern Gamagrass on fall armyworm and corn earworm development
Xinzhi Ni, USDA, Agricultural Research Service ; Ashuli Patel, University of Georgia ; David Buntin, University of Georgia ; Michael D. Toews, University of Georgia
2:16 PM
Influence of temperature on establishment of introduced predators of hemlock woolly adelgid
Abdul Hakeem, University of Tennessee ; Jerome F. Grant, University of Tennessee ; Paris L. Lambdin, University of Tennessee ; Greg Wiggins, University of Tennessee ; Frank A. Hale, University of Tennessee ; David Buckley, University of Tennessee ; Rusty Rhea, USDA - Forest Service
2:28 PM
Prospects and challenges for classical biological control of Cactoblastis cactorum (Berg) (Lepidoptera: Pyalidae) in the US
Oulimathe Paraiso, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) ; Trevor R. Smith, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS)