Wednesday, August 6, 2008: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
203 C, Midwest Airlines Center
COS 58 - Phenotypic Plasticity
8:00 AMGermination and seedling establishment in red mangroves: The consequences of orientation and the mechanics of elevation
John M. Cheeseman, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
8:20 AMGenetic and phenotypic variation in Japanese knotweed in the eastern United States
Thomas M. Dodson, Ohio University, Glenn R. Matlack, Ohio University, Harvey E. Ballard Jr., Ohio University
8:40 AMOntogenetic differences in leaf physiology in tropical tree species: Comparison between seedlings and adult trees
Shiyun Wen, University of Puerto Rico, Ned Fetcher, Wilkes University
9:00 AMThe adaptive significance of phenotypic plasticity in competition for light between red and green cyanobacteria
Maayke Stomp, Michigan State University, Martijn Egas, University of Amsterdam, Jef Huisman, University of Amsterdam
9:20 AMGenetic and environmental aspects of phenotypic plasticity in invasive Lonicera maackii and Lonicera x bella honeysuckles
Kurt E. Schulz, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, David Harroun, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Amy N. Delap, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Luci Ann P. Kohn, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
9:40 AMBreak
9:50 AMIncubation temperature affects post-natal growth rate but not hatching size in the lizard Anolis caroliensis
Rachel Goodman, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
10:10 AMSex-specific life-history responses of a wing dimorphic moth, Acentria ephemerella, under fish predation - CANCELLED
Oliver Miler, University of Konstanz, Dietmar Straile, University of Konstanz
10:30 AMDanger determines inducible defense priority in a marine snail
Paul E. Bourdeau, Stony Brook University
10:50 AMNutrient limitation and morphological plasticity of the carnivorous pitcher plant Sarracenia purpurea in contrasting wetland environments
Erica B. Young, University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee, Gretchen A. Meyer, University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee, Terry Bott, University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee
11:10 AMBuffering of predator and UV threats by induced plastic response in pigmentation
Samuel Hylander, Inst. of Ecology, Lars-Anders Hansson, Inst. of Ecology

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