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

COS 73 - Population Biology and Dynamics

Wednesday, August 4, 2010: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
320, David L Lawrence Convention Center
Juliana S. Medeiros
1:30 PM
Changes in populations of two tanaid crustaceans, Halmyrapseudes spaansi and Discapseudes surinamensis, living within intertidal mudflats in Suriname, South America
Dean G. McCurdy, Albion College; Kelyn R. Carlson, Albion College; Angela M. Johnston, Albion College; Anielkoemar Gangadin, Anton de Kom University of Suriname; Paul E. Ouboter, Anton de Kom University of Suriname
2:10 PM
Spatiotemporal survival patterns across Europe in a small hibernator, the Edible dormouse (Glis glis)
Karin Lebl, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna; Claudia Bieber, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna; Peter Adamík, Palacký University; Joanna Fietz, University of Ulm; Pat Morris, University of California; Andrea Pilastro, University of Padova; Klaus Kürbisch, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna; Thomas Ruf, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna
2:30 PM
Sources of Life History Variation in the Pacific Spider Mite
Katherine Scranton, Yale University; Menelaos C. Stavrinides, University of California - Berkeley; Nicholas J. Mills, University of California - Berkeley; Perry de Valpine, University of California - Berkeley
3:10 PM
3:20 PM
Development and application of a computer-assisted system for photographic mark-recapture analysis
Douglas T. Bolger, Dartmouth College; Thomas A. Morrison, Wake Forest University; Bennet Vance, Dartmouth College; Hany Farid, Dartmouth College
4:00 PM
Physical gradients to population dynamics: distribution, cannibalism, and mortality of rainbow smelt in Lake Champlain
Paul Simonin, Cornell University; Lars Rudstam, Cornell University; Patrick Sullivan, Cornell University; Donna Parrish, U.S. Geological Survey; Bernard Pientka, Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife
4:20 PM
Inverse demographic analysis of compensatory responses to resource limitation in the mysid crustacean Americamysis bahia
Jason S. Grear, US EPA - Atlantic Ecology Division; Doranne Borsay Horowitz, US EPA - Office of Research & Development; Ruth Gutjahr-Gobell, US EPA - Office of Research & Development
4:40 PM
Biotic and abiotic drivers of snail population dynamics in a seasonally flooded wetland
Clifton Ruehl, Columbus State University; Joel Trexler, Florida International University