01 - Undergraduate Student TMP Competition: MUVE, SysEB

Monday, November 17, 2014: 8:45 AM-12:30 PM
F149 (Oregon Convention Center)
Jennifer Peterson
Geoffrey Morse

8:45 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:48 AM
9:00 AM
A comparative study of aposematic coloration in central Florida beetles
Ji Min Noh, University of Central Florida ; Hojun Song, University of Central Florida
9:24 AM
A fungal pathogen of the cellar spider, Pholcus phalangioides
Derrick Jent, Murray State University ; Claire A. Fuller, Murray State University
9:36 AM
Population genetic analysis of Trichogramma kaykai using molecular markers
Amber Kincaid, Georgia Gwinnett College ; James Russell, Georgia Gwinnett College
9:48 AM
¿De dónde son? Provenance of a South American species of seed beetle new to California
Shannon Trujillo, University of San Diego ; Joseph Deas, University of Arizona ; Geoffrey Morse, University of San Diego
10:00 AM
10:12 AM
Using multiple lines of evidence to compare Western and Eastern populations of Pyractomena dispersa (Lampyridae)
Yelena Pacheco, Brigham Young University ; Gavin J. Martin, Brigham Young University ; Marc A. Branham, University of Florida ; Michael F. Whiting, Brigham Young University ; Seth M. Bybee, Brigham Young University
10:36 AM
Taxonomic revision of the robber-fly genus Leptopteromyia Williston, 1907
Chris Cohen, Oregon State University ; Torsten Dikow, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
11:00 AM