18 - Graduate Student TMP Competition: P-IE

Monday, November 17, 2014: 7:55 AM-12:30 PM
D139-140 (Oregon Convention Center)
Robert K. D. Peterson

7:55 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:00 AM
Use of Amblyseius swirskii for biological control of broad mites in high-tunnel pepper production in Florida
Lorena Lopez, University of Florida ; Hugh A. Smith, University of Florida ; Marjorie A. Hoy, University of Florida ; Ronald D. Cave, University of Florida ; Bielinski Santos, University of Florida
8:12 AM
The role of temperature in the dispersal capacity of emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis) and its parasitoid, Tetrastichus planipennisi
Samuel J. Fahrner, University of Minnesota ; Jonathan Lelito, USDA - APHIS - PPQ ; Brian Aukema, University of Minnesota
8:24 AM
Effects of drought on the colonization speed and pattern of benthic macroinvertebrate communities in experimental mesocosm wetlands
Dong Gun KIM, Korea University ; Cha Young Lee, Korea University ; Lak Jung Choe, Korea University ; Hyo Jeong Kang, Korea University ; Min Jeong Baek, Korea University ; Yeon Jae Bae, Korea University
8:36 AM
Dispersal of the wheat stem sawfly (Cephus cinctus)
Christopher McCullough, University of Nebraska ; Jeffrey Bradshaw, University of Nebraska ; Gary Hein, University of Nebraska
8:48 AM
Genetic diversity analysis of Sogatella furcifera by using novel microsatellite markers
Hwa Yeun Nam, Seoul National University ; Brad Coates, USDA - ARS ; Kyung Seok Kim, USDA - ARS ; Marana Park, Seoul National University ; Joon-Ho Lee, Seoul National University
9:00 AM
Seasonal dispersal and population genetics of soybean aphid (Aphis glycines) occurring in Wisconsin
Michael S. Crossley, University of Wisconsin ; David B. Hogg, University of Wisconsin
9:24 AM
9:36 AM
9:48 AM
The effect of honey bee (Apis mellifera) inter-colony distance on the spread of the parasitic Mite, Varroa destructor
Maxcy Nolan IV, University of Georgia ; Keith Delaplane, University of Georgia
10:00 AM
Seasonal movement patterns of Halyomorpha halys Stål (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) nymphs on wild and tree fruit hosts at the orchard-woodland interface
Angelita Acebes-Doria, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University ; Tracy C. Leskey, USDA - ARS ; J. Christopher Bergh, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
10:12 AM
Effects of phytosanitation treatment on walnut twig beetle (Pityophthorus juglandis) colonization of black walnut logs
Jackson Audley, University of Tennessee ; Albert Mayfield, USDA - Forest Service ; Scott W. Myers, USDA - APHIS - PPQ - CPHST ; Adam M. Taylor, University of Tennessee
10:24 AM
Use of alternative host fruit and overwintering biology of spotted wing Drosophila (Drosophila suzukii) in California
Thomas Stewart, University of California ; Kent M. Daane, University of California ; Xin-geng Wang, University of California ; Gülay Kaçar, University of California
10:36 AM
Border vegetation alters Kentucky soybean pest immigration and subsequent movements
Hannah J. Penn, University of Kentucky ; James D. Harwood, University of Kentucky
10:48 AM
Trapping the rusty grain beetle, Cryptolestes ferrugineus (Stephens) (Coleoptera: Laemophloeidae), near and far from grain storage bins
Stephen Mychal Losey, Kansas State University ; Thomas Phillips, Kansas State University
11:12 AM
Implications of non-vector herbivores for management of plant viruses in agricultural systems
Paul Chisholm, Washington State University ; David Crowder, Washington State University