Monday, August 4, 2008: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
101 B, Midwest Airlines Center
COS 13 - Selection and Adaptation
1:30 PMInteraction intensity affects selection strength in a plant-animal interaction
Didrik Vanhoenacker, Stockholm University, Jon Ågren, Uppsala University, Johan Ehrlén, Stockholm University
1:50 PMA cost of asexuality? Evidence for higher phosphorus and nucleic acid content in asexual versus sexual freshwater snails (Potamopyrgus antipodarum)
Katherine M. Theisen, University of St. Thomas, Maurine Neiman, University of Iowa, Madeline E. Mayry, University of St. Thomas, Adam D. Kay, University of St. Thomas
2:10 PMInbreeding depression and selfing rate of Ipomoea hederacea across Alabama
Helen M. Hull-Sanders, Canisius College, Micky D. Eubanks, Texas A&M University, David E. Carr, University of Virginia
2:30 PMWhy are some stems red? Expression and function of anthocyanins in Apocynum cannabinum plants under stress
Dana A. Dudle, DePauw University, Erica J. Ross, DePauw University, Ryan Edelen, DePauw University, Matthew Howes, DePauw University
2:50 PMEvolutionary effects and ecological consequences of proto-domestication in Chrysophyllum cainito, a tropical tree
Ingrid M. Parker, University of California, Santa Cruz, Isis López, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Jennifer J. Petersen, University of California, Davis, Daniel Potter, University of California, Davis
3:10 PMBreak
3:20 PMGenetic differentiation and adaptive phenotypic plasticity in response to a continuous environmental gradient on serpentine soils
Brooke S. Baythavong, University of California Davis, Maureen L. Stanton, University of California, Kevin Rice, University of California Davis
3:40 PMHyperstomaty in Hawaiian Chamaesyce, a remarkable case of adaptive radiation
Margaret Sporck, University of Hawaii, Lawren Sack, University of California
4:00 PMStoichiometry of the Rubisco amino acid sequence: Implications of plant metabolic adaptations to environmental stress
James D.J. Gilbert, University of Maryland, William F. Fagan, University of Maryland
4:20 PMMapping quantitative trait loci associated with compensatory responses in Arabidopsis thaliana
Madhura H. Siddappaji, University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign, Ken N Paige, University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign
4:40 PMPhylogeographic patterns in high Andean endemics Schizanthus hookeri and S. grahamii: The problem of delimiting species
Fernanda Pérez, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

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