COS 57 - Community Pattern and Dynamics II

Wednesday, August 10, 2011: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
8, Austin Convention Center
8:00 AM
Microbial community succession in Estonian oil-shale ash hills
Charles Cowden, University of Georgia; Richard P. Shefferson, University of Tokyo
8:20 AM
Dispersal limitation and the assembly of soil Actinobacteria communities in a long-term chronosequence
Sarah D. Eisenlord, University of Michigan; Donald R. Zak, University of Michigan; Rima A. Upchurch, University of Michigan
8:40 AM
Spatial and temporal controllers of soil and airborne fungal assemblages
Stephanie N. Kivlin, Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory; Gregory C. Winston, University of California, Irvine; Michael Goulden, University of California, Irvine; Kathleen K. Treseder, University of California, Irvine
9:00 AM
Keystone molecules in the rocky intertidal: A multifunctional barnacle protein drives ecological interactions
Graham A. Ferrier, University of California Los Angeles; Cheryl A. Zimmer, University of California Los Angeles; Richard K. Zimmer, University of California Los Angeles
9:20 AM
Phylogenetic relatedness and the strength of priority effects in nectar yeast communities
Tadashi Fukami, Stanford University; Kabir Peay, Stanford University; Melinda Belisle, Stanford University
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
Phytoplankton succession and lake bacterial community dynamics
Sara F. Paver, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Kevin R. Hayek, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Eric W. Triplett, University of Florida; Angela D. Kent, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
10:10 AM
Consequences of pathogen spillover for plant species diversity
Erin A. Mordecai, University of North Carolina
10:30 AM
Negative plant-soil feedback dominates degraded tropical forests and agricultural lands
Camila Pizano, University of Florida; Kaoru Kitajima, University of Florida
10:50 AM
Oomycetes do not drive negative plant-soil feedback in a tropical forest in Panama
Scott A. Mangan, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee; Stefan A. Schnitzer, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee; Aki Yanazaki, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee; Ching-Hong Yang, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
11:10 AM
Predation-controlled infection: Coexistence in amulti-exploiter system
Theresa Wei Ying Ong, University of Michigan; John H. Vandermeer, University of Michigan
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