Contributed Oral Session 47: Invasive Species: Environmental and Habitat Factors
Tuesday, August 9, 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Meeting Room 520 A, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
8:00 AM: Wu, Shan-Huah1, 2, Sheu, Jia-En1, Lee, Pei-Fen1, Hsieh, Chang-Fu1, Rejmanek, Marcel2, 1 Institute of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan2 Section of Evolution and Ecology, University of Califronia at Davis, Davis, CA, USA, Environmental factors determining the invasions of four naturalized Crotalaria species (Fabaceae) in Taiwan.
8:20 AM: Kotanen, Peter*,1, Shykoff, Jacqui2, Genton, Benjamin2, 1 University of Toronto, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada2 Université Paris-Sud, Orsay, France, A North American native (Ragweed: Ambrosia artemisiifolia) escapes its enemies in France.
8:40 AM: Cervin, Nichole*,1, Sandquist, Darren1, 1 California State University, Fullerton, Fullerton, CA, USA, Effects of variable ambient light on the photosynthetic physiology, growth and reproduction of the invasive C4 grass Pennisetum setaceum in Hawaiian dry forests.
9:00 AM: Leicht, Stacey*,1, Silander, John1, 1 University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, Habitat tolerances of the invasive Celastrus orbiculatus (oriental bittersweet) and native C. scandens (American bittersweet) in New England.
9:20 AM: Gerhardt, Fritz*,1, 1 Ecosystem Management Project, East Charleston, Vermont, U.S.A., Exotic Plant Invasions of Forests in Northern New England, U.S.A.
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9:50 AM: McGlynn, Catherine*,1, 1 Department of Ecology and Evolution, Stony Brook, NY, USA, The role of identity in the interactions of invasive and native plants.
10:10 AM: Menke, Sean*,1, Holway, David1, 1 University of California-San Diego, La Jolla, Abiotic factors control invasion by ants at the community scale.
10:30 AM: Knapp, Liza*,1, 2, Fownes, James1, Harrington, Robin1, 1 University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA2 firstname.lastname@example.org, Amherst, MA, Achieving similar ends by different means: leaf investment versus rate of return in three native and three invasive woody species.
10:50 AM: Seidler, Tristram*,1, Garibaldi, Lucas2, Chaneton, Enrique2, Godfray, Charles1, 1 NERC Centre for Population Biology, Ascot, Berkshire, UK2 IFEVA, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Impacts of and resistance to chronic invasion by exotic plants in Argentine flooding pampa.
11:10 AM: Jongejans, Eelke1, Sheppard, Andy2, Shea, Katriona1, 1 The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA2 CSIRO European Laboratory, Montferrier-sur-Lez, France, What controls the native population dynamics of the invasive thistle Carduus nutans?
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