Poster Session 35: Evolutionary Ecology
Thursday, August 11, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, Exhibit Hall 220 A-E, Level 2, Palais des congrès de Montréal
Poster # 178. Bahn, Volker*,1, 1 University of Maine, Orono, Maine, USA, Dispersal and the relative importance of local recruits versus immigrants in affecting animal distributions: a simulation study.
Poster # 179. Baum, Nina*,1, Milne, Bruce1, 1 The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA, A possible explanation for the alpine treeline ecotone based on physiology and allometric theory.
Poster # 180. Enquist, Brian*,1, Kerkhoff, Andrew 1, Boyle, Brad, McCarthy, Megan1, Swenson, Nathan1, 1 Dept. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Tucson, AZ, USA, Assessing local and global constraints on plant community structure: Quantifying small-scale distributions of size, functional traits, and phylogenetic affiliations.
Poster # 181. Fitzgerald, Katherine*,1, 1 University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA, Unicoloniality, invasiveness, and evolutionary stability.
Poster # 182. Ingersoll, Thomas1, 1 University of Colorado, Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, Boulder, Colorado, USA, Divergent and convergent character suites and a new approach for investigating character displacement in bats.
Poster # 183. Haefner, James1, Lemasson, Bertrand*,1, Rothlisberger, John2, Bakin, Amanda1, Walker, Jesse1, Hansen, Kevin1, 1 Utah State University, Ecology Center, Logan, Utah2 University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, Scaling the Niche: A New Synthesis.
Poster # 184. Maurer, Eric*,1, O'Brien, W. John2, 1 University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, United States2 University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Greensboro, NC, United States, Life history shifts and variation in resource availability and predation regimes.
Poster # 185. Reagan, Karen*,1, Tewksbury, Joshua1, 1 University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA, Chemical Phenotypes of Ripe Fruit: The Importance of Microbial Pathogens.
Poster # 186. Verdy, Ariane*,1, Flierl, Glenn1, 1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, Evolution of aggregation behavior in marine plankton.
Poster # 187. Whitbeck, Julie*,1, Boswell, Gantt1, 1 University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, USA, Feed me! Evaluating plant strategy in low nutrient habitats with a pitcher plant model.
Poster # 188. Reekie, Ed2, Avila-Sakar, Germán*,1, 2 Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada1 Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Is reproduction in plants always costly?
Poster # 189. Doyle, Jacqueline1, Whitman, Howard1, 2, 1 Murray State University, Murray, KY, USA2 Rocky Mountain Biological Station, Crested Butte, CO, USA, Paedomorphosis in Ambystoma talpoideum: effects of initial body size variation and density.
Poster # 190. Nakazawa, Takefumi*,1, Yamamura, Norio1, 1 Kyoto University, Otsu, Shiga, Japan, Does adaptive reproduction strategy stabilize population dynamics?
Poster # 191. Phelan, Conan*,1, 1 Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, The role of reproductive overhead in determining developmental thresholds and rates of growth.
Poster # 193. Useche, Antonio*,1, Shipley, Bill1, 1 Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbooke, Québec, Canada, Plasticity in relative growth rate and its components following a decrease in nitrogen availability.
Poster # 194. Brouillette, Larry*,1, Rosenthal, David2, Gebremedhin, Maheteme1, Donovan, Lisa1, 1 University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA2 Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA, Shifts toward stress tolerance in Helianthus hybrid species.
Poster # 195. Ishida, Kiyoshi*,1, 1 Kansai Research Center, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan, Costs and benefits of asynchronous flowering in the beetle pollination of dichogamous trees.
Poster # 196. Kobayashi, Yutaka*,1, 1 Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University, Otsu, Shiga, JAPAN, Joint evolution of seed dispersal and dormancy to avoid kin competition.
Poster # 197. Raz, Asaf*,1, Novoplansky, Ariel1, 1 Mitrani Department of Desert Ecology, Midreshet Ben-Gurion, Israel, Self / nonself discrimination in plant shoots.
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