Ph.D. Student Oral Presentation Competition I

Monday, March 3, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Greenbrier (Embassy Suites Greenville Golf & Conference Center)
Muhammad Haseeb
Ash Ahmad

10:30 AM
Differential host-seeking cues used by the filth fly parasitoids Spalangia cameroni and Muscidifurax raptor (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae)
Erika T. Machtinger, University of Florida ; Christopher J. Geden, USDA Agricultural Research Service ; Peter E. A. Teal, USDA Agricultural Research Service ; Norman Leppla, University of Florida
11:30 AM
Task allocation of Asian Needle Ant, Pachycondyla chinensis (Emery) workers during nest emigrations
Hamilton R. Allen, Clemson University ; Patricia Zungoli, Clemson University ; Eric P. Benson, Clemson University
11:42 AM
Cascade effect of laurel wilt disease on the palamedes swallowtail butterfly
John P. Formby, Mississippi State University ; Kelly Oten, North Carolina Forest Service ; Adam Chupp, Southern Illinois University ; John Riggins, Mississippi State University