Wednesday, August 6, 2008: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
103 C, Midwest Airlines Center
COS 65 - Behavior
1:30 PMRe-examining Lévy flight search patterns by fishing boats and foraging animals
Andrew M. Edwards, Pacific Biological Station
1:50 PMAn information-based communication model for coordinated movement
John S. S. Denton, Stanford University, Joan E. Roughgarden, Stanford University
2:10 PMInfluences of divergent behavioral strategies upon risk allocation in juvenile flatfishes
Kate S. Boersma, Oregon State University, Clifford H. Ryer, AFSC, NOAA Fisheries, Thomas P. Hurst, AFSC, NOAA Fisheries, Selina S. Heppell, Oregon State University
2:30 PMBet-hedging in starving free-living Sinorhizobium meliloti
Will Ratcliff, University of Minnesota, R F Denison, University of Minnesota
2:50 PMParasite lost: Chemical and visual cues used by Pseudacteon in search of Azteca instabilis
Kate A. Mathis, Hampshire College, Rayane F. Moreira, Hampshire College, Stacy M. Philpott, University of Toledo
3:10 PMBreak
3:20 PMFamiliarity with adults, but not relatedness, affects the fitness of juvenile red-backed salamanders
Eric B. Liebgold, University of Virginia, Paul R. Cabe, Washington and Lee University
3:40 PMThe roosting spatial network of a bird-predator bat
Miguel A. Fortuna, Estación Biológica de Doñana, Ana G. Popa-Lisseanu, Estación Biológica de Doñana, Carlos Ibáñez, Estación Biológica de Doñana, Jordi Bascompte, Estación Biológica de Doñana
4:00 PMPit vipers may reduce use of downed woody material by neotropical small mammals
John A. Yunger, Governors State University
4:20 PMRoles of habitat permanence predictors and risk of predation on among-pool oviposition patterns by mosquitoes: Discerning between habitat selection and encounter probability
Leon Blaustein, University of Haifa, Deborah Arav, University of Haifa, Marc Mangel, University of California at Santa Cruz

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