14 - Graduate Student Poster Competition: P-IE

Monday, November 17, 2014: 8:00 AM-6:30 PM
Exhibit Hall C (Oregon Convention Center)

A comparative study of ITS2 metabarcoding and traditional microscopic palynology as methods of identifying taxonomic origins of bee collected pollen
Rodney Richardson, The Ohio State University ; Chia-Hua Lin, The Ohio State University ; Juan Quijia Pillajo, The Ohio State University ; Douglas B. Sponsler, The Ohio State University ; Karen Goodell, The Ohio State University ; Reed Johnson, The Ohio State University
Squash bug (Anasa tristis DeGeer) egg, nymph, and associated egg parasitoid fate: a reduced risk insecticide screening
James M. Wilson, Virginia Tech ; Thomas P. Kuhar, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University ; Troy D. Anderson, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Development of image based detection methods for twospotted spider mite, Tetranychus urticae Koch, on strawberries
Christopher Crockett, University of Florida ; Oscar Liburd, University of Florida ; Amr Abd-Elrahman, University of Florida
Kaolin clay application as a deterrent for ambrosia beetle (Curculionidae: Scolytinae) attack at ornamental nurseries
Chris Werle, Louisiana State University ; Karla Addesso, Tennessee State University ; Blair Sampson, USDA - ARS ; John J. Adamczyk, USDA - ARS
Investigating the effects of tallgrass prairie habitat restoration and forb diversity on the diversity and composition of pollinator communities
Kathy Roccaforte, Kansas Biological Survey ; Anna Tatarko, Kansas Biological Survey ; Bryan Foster, Kansas Biological Survey
Linking pollinator behavior to selfing rate and pollen discounting for three distinct pollinators of alfalfa
Emmanuel Santa-Martinez, University of Wisconsin ; Johanne Brunet, USDA - ARS
Effectiveness of supplementing honey bees with Bombus impatiens (Hymenoptera: Apidae) for pollination of highbush blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum)
Knute Gundersen, Michigan State University ; Jason Gibbs, Michigan State University ; Erin Treanore, Michigan State University ; Rufus Isaacs, Michigan State University
Effects of floral visitation frequency and time of day on cumulative pollen deposition by bee assemblages in southern California watermelon crops
Jacob Cecala, California State Polytechnic University ; Joan Leong, California State Polytechnic University