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President's Prize (PP2)

Ecology
Moderator: Gary Gibson
13:00 — 18:30

R. Patankar,
S. C. Thomas,
S. M. Smith

Impact of a galling eriophyid mite on leaf-level gas exchange in mature sugar maple canopies from a northern temperate forest.

13:00

O. Mitra,
M. Callaham,
M. Smith,
J. Yack

Grunting for worms: Seismic vibrations cause Diplocardia earthworms to emerge from the soil.

13:15

T. Jogesh,
N. Cappuccino

Herbivory, novel chemistry and the feeding preference of generalist and oligophagous specialist herbivores on introduced plants in the families Apiaceae, Brassicacaeae and Fabaceae.

13:30

J. Stoltz,
M. Andrade

The effect of residency and male size on mating success in competing male redback spiders.

13:45

M. Modanu,
M. C. B. Andrade

Compensating for poor performance: Loss of copulatory organ triggers developmental shift in male black widow spiders (Latrodectus hesperus).

14:00

T. Wist,
M. Evenden

Ovipositional preference of the ash leaf coneroller, Caloptilia fraxinella (Lepidoptera: Gracillaridae) for black ash, Fraxinus nigra.

14:15

N. Lee,
D. O. Elias, A. C. Mason

Misdirected phonotaxis to a phantom source: responses to multiple sound sources in the acoustic parasitoid fly Ormia ochracea.

14:30

J. Hurley,
J. N. McNeil

Mating behaviour and female fecundity in Macrosiphum euphoribae.

14:45

Coffee break

 

15:00

A. J. Fleming,
J. E. Yack

Sonic, ultrasonic and vibratory signalling in the Mountain Pine Beetle, Dendroctonus ponderosae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Scolytinae).

15:30

S. Sivalinghem,
D. Elias,
M. Kasumovic,
A. Mason,
M. Andrade

Mate choice in jumping spiders Phiddipus clarus.

15:45

J. J. Babin-Fenske,
M. Anand, Y. Alarie

Using museum specimens to examine correlations between climate change and rapid morphological change in stream beetles.

16:00

Q. X. Chen

The effect of hairpencil symmetry in female mate choice and female multiple mating in daughters’ pre-reproductive period in Pseudaletia unipuncta.

16:15

V. Bura,
J. Yack

Multiple origins of sound production in Bombycoidea caterpillars.

16:30

C. M. Vincent,
S. M. Bertram

Behavioural avoidance of parasitism in Gryllus texensis.

16:45

R. J. Chlebak,
L. Ellis, J W. Dawson

Aerial behaviour of a species of Archaeognatha, a window into the past?

17:00

J. Bowen,
M. Smith, A. Kawahara,
J. H. Skevington,
S-H. Yen, J. Yack

Insights into evolution of vibrational communication in caterpillars (Drepanidae) based on morphological, molecular and behavioural data.

17:15

J. Jacobs,
T. Work

Deadwood dynamics and associated insects in black spruce stands prone to paludification.

17:30

M. Barrette,
L-A. Giraldeau,
J. Brodeur, G. Boivin

Travel time affects specialization in aphid parasitoid.

17:45

G-M. Wu,
G. Boivin, J. Brodeur,
L-A. Giraldeau,
Y. Outreman

Is resistance futile? Role of aphid cornicle secretions against parasitoids.

18:00

J. Vickruck,
M. Richards

Sharing prime real estate: Substrate preferences and the consequences of substrate choice in two species of small carpenter bees (Ceratina dupla and C. calcarata). 18:15

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