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

PS 17 - Plant-Insect Interactions

Monday, August 2, 2010: 4:30 PM-6:30 PM
Exhibit Hall A, David L Lawrence Convention Center
Network structure of ant-plant mutualists resists effects of habitat fragmentation
Heather A. Passmore, Murray State University; Emilio M. Bruna, University of Florida; Heraldo L. Vasconcelos, Universidade Federal de Uberlândia; Sylvia Heredia, University of California Riverside
Induced response of Solanum carolinense to dispersed and aggregated leaf damage
Ordom B. Huot, Cornell University; Tania N. Kim, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Stacey L. Halpern, Pacific University; Nora Underwood, Florida State University
Effect of herbivore density on Leptinotarsa juncta oviposition preference and larval performance on its host plant, Solanum carolinense
Kathryn A. Staver, St. Olaf College; David W. McNutt, Florida State University; Stacey L. Halpern, Pacific University; Nora C. Underwood, Florida State University
Effects of white-tailed deer browsing on insect diversity in Allegheny hardwood forests
Laura A. Wheatall, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Tim Nuttle, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Ellen Heineger Yerger, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Variation in natal plant genotype chemistry influences oviposition preferences of a generalist and specialist moth species
Sean F. Ryan, University of Notre Dame; M. Gabriela Bidart-Bouzat, Bowling Green State University
Nursery pollination in small, isolated populations of Silene stellata: Visitation, pollination, oviposition, predation
Abigail Kula, College of William and Mary; D.M. Castillo, University of Kansas; Michele R. Dudash, University of Maryland; C.B. Fenster, University of Maryland
CANCELLED - Fungi round up herbivores
Hannah A. Dickinson, Louisiana State University; Demetra Kandalepas, Tulane University; William J. Platt, Louisiana State University
Chemical ecology of two co-occurring Lygus species on shared host plants
Sean T. Halloran, The Pennsylvania State University; James H. Tumlinson, The Pennsylvania State University
Host-plant mediated effects on three larval lepidopteran immune systems
Collin C. McMichael, Texas A&M University; Michael S. Singer, Wesleyan University
Herbivory effects on the consequences of apical dominance in a monocarpic species
Natalie M. West, University of Illinois; Brigitte Tenhumberg, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Svata M. Louda, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Root silica deters below-ground herbivory: An examination of plant mechanical defenses on root herbivores
Amanda L. Pendleton, University of Florida; Kristine Callis, University of California-Irvine; Adrian Duehl, Untied States Department of Agriculture; Heather McAuslane, University of Florida; Kaoru Kitajima, University of Florida
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