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Oral Session # 73: Invasive Species VI: Terrestrial.
Presiding: S DeWalt
Thursday, August 7. 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM, SITCC Meeting Room 204.
8:00 AM Bunker, Daniel*,1, Carson, Walter1, 1 University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Experimental test of resource competition and keystone predation theories: Predicting the success of invasions and biological control.
8:15 AM Parry, Dylan *,1, Boettner, George2, 1 State University of New York, Syracuse, NY, USA2 University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA Vanishing native parasitoids: Competitive exclusion by an exotic biological control agent?
8:30 AM Inouye, Brian*,1, 1 Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida Invasive ants and gall-wasp mutualisms and commensalisms.
8:45 AM Rose, Joshua*,1, 1 Duke University, Durham, NC, USA Ecology of exotic dragonfly species in different native assemblages.
9:00 AM Goodell, Karen1, 1 Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources, New Brunswick, NJ, USA Structure of bee communities in calcareous fens invaded by purple loosestrife compared to uninvaded fens.
9:15 AM Winfree, Rachael*,1, 1 Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton, NJ, USA High offspring survival in a novel habitat for an invasive species, the brown-headed cowbird.
9:30 AM Break.
10:00 AM Maerz, John*,1, Blossey, Bernd1, Nuzzo, Victoria2, Liebherr, Jame3, 1 Ecology and Management of Invasive Plants Prorgram, Ithaca, NY, USA2 Natural Areas Consultants, Richford, NY, USA3 Department of Entomology, Ithaca, NY, USA Nonnative species in forest food webs and their impacts on woodland salamander populations.
10:15 AM Zou, Xiaoming*,1, 2, Huang, Qingyu3, Hou, Lucy3, 1 Kunming Section, Kunming, Yunnan, P. C. China2 Institute for Tropical Ecosystem Studies, San Juan, PR, USA3 Department of Biology, Tainan, Taiwan, R. O. China Invasion of Pontoscolex corethrurus in a tropical forest of Taiwan.
10:30 AM Winsome, Thais*,1, 2, Horwath, William 1, Epstein, Lynn1, Hendrix, Paul2, 1 University of California, Davis, CA2 University of Georgia, Athens, GA Functional differences between exotic and native earthworm species in a California grassland.
10:45 AM Holdsworth, Andrew*,1, Frelich, Lee1, Reich, Peter1, 1 University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN Patterns of earthworm invasion and understory plant composition in lakeside northern hardwood forests.