Oral Session 29: Herbivory II: Tolerance and Resistance.
Presiding: R Coleman
Tuesday, August 3, 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM, Meeting Room C 124.
8:00 AM Dodge, Gary*,1, 2, Louda, Svata 3, Inouye, David1, 2, 1 University of Maryland, College Park, MD2 Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, Crested Butte, CO3 University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE Colonization and herbivory of native flora by introduced biocontrol agents.
8:20 AM Wheeler, Greg*,1, 1 USDA/ARS Invasive Plant Research Lab, Ft Lauderdale, FL, USA Maintenance of a narrow host range by Oxyops, a biocontrol agent of Melalueca.
8:40 AM Rabie, Paul*,1, 4, Larson, Diane2, Andersen, Paula3, 5, 1 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, St. Paul, MN, USA4 Washington State University, Pullman, WA2 United States Geological Survey, St. Paul, MN3 Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Medora, ND5 Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, Cottonwood Falls, KS Imazapic impacts on leafy spurge and flea beetle biocontrol agents.
9:00 AM Irwin, Rebecca*,1, 2, Rizo, Ronald2, 1 Institute of Ecology, Athens, GA, USA2 Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, Crested Butte, CO, USA Coping with attack: Tolerance to non-pollinating floral visitors.
9:20 AM Erickson, Amy *,1, Bell, Susan2, Dawes, Clinton2, 1 Smithsonian Marine Station, Fort Pierce, FL2 University of South Florida, Tampa, FL Relating mangrove herbivore preference and consumption to leaf chemistry and structure.
9:40 AM Break.
9:50 AM Auge, Harald*,1, Leib, Katharina2, Schaedler, Martin3, Brandl, Roland3, 1 UFZ Centre for Environmental Research, Halle, Germany2 Martin Luther University, Halle, Germany3 Philipps University, Marburg, Germany Enemy release and the success of invasive plants: An experimental test on goldenrod.
10:10 AM Cachu, Yolanda*,1, Inglese, Steven1, Paul, Nigel1, 1 Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom The ecophysiology of tolerance to defoliation and foliar disease in Senecio vulgaris.
10:30 AM BENNET, A*,1, BEVER, J1, ALERS-GARCIA, J1, 1 Indiana University, Bloomington Underlying mechanisms and theoretical predictions of mycorrhizal-plant-herbivore interactions.
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