95th ESA Annual Meeting (August 1 -- 6, 2010)

COS 24 - Biogeography and Macroecology

Tuesday, August 3, 2010: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
408, David L Lawrence Convention Center
8:00 AM
Measuring species’ ecological niche overlap in space and time
Olivier Broennimann, University of Lausanne
8:20 AM
Relationships between mammal species composition and environmental parameters at varying spatial scales in the contiguous USA
Rafi Kent, The Technion - Israel Institute of Technology; Yohay Carmel, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Technion
8:40 AM
9:00 AM
Fish metacommunity properties are constrained by the dendritic structure of riverine networks
K. Tara Willey, University of Maryland, Baltimore County; Bryan L. Brown, Virginia Tech; Christopher M. Swan, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
9:20 AM
The relationship between functional and taxonomic homogenization
Benjamin Baiser, University of Florida; Julie L. Lockwood, Rutgers University
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
The mechanisms of maintenance of plant diversity and community assembly rules in the Thousand Island Lake region, East China
Guang Hu, Zhejiang University; Mingjian Yu, Zhejiang University; Jianguo Wu, Arizona State University
10:10 AM
The latitudinal gradient in North American floras
Michael W. Palmer, Oklahoma State University
10:50 AM
Population trajectories for the monarch butterfly throughout its annual migration cycle in North America
Leslie Ries, University of Maryland; Karen Oberhauser, University of Minnesota; Doug Taron, Chicago Academy of Sciences