COS 40
Dispersal And Colonization

Tuesday, August 6, 2013: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
L100D, Minneapolis Convention Center
1:30 PM
 MOVED TO COS 103-1 THURS PM 1:30 L100B // Estimating seed dispersal distances with incomplete genetic data: new methods, power analyses and a case study of the tropical tree Tabebuia rosea
Marta I. Vargas-Timchenko, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute; Helene C. Muller-Landau, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institution; Kristin Saltonstall, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute; Emily Moran, ETH Zurich; F. Andrew Jones, Oregon State University
1:50 PM
 Initial colonization constraints on food web assembly
Eric Harvey, University of Guelph; Andrew S. MacDougall, University of Guelph
2:10 PM
 A metacommunity of one: dispersal structures intraspecific competition in headwater streams
Jon M. Davenport, University of Montana; Winsor H. Lowe, University of Montana
2:30 PM
 Urban land use limits regional bumble bee gene flow
Shalene Jha, University of Texas; Claire Kremen, University of California, Berkeley
2:50 PM
 Latitudinal gradients in African mammal dispersal limitation
Lydia Beaudrot, University of California-Davis; Kaye Reed, Arizona State University; Jason M. Kamilar, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
3:10 PM
3:20 PM
 Lateral dispersal of benthic invertebrates from sub-arctic lakes to land
Catherine L. Hein, UmeŚ University; Habibur Rahman Khan, UmeŚ University; Karolina Stenroth, UmeŚ University
3:40 PM
 Seed aggregation increases plant diversity in grassland communities
Gregory R. Houseman, Wichita State University
4:00 PM
 Ecogeographic patterns of seed size in two fire-adapted genera accross the California Floristic Province
Christopher M. Moore, University of Nevada, Reno; Stephen B. Vander Wall, University of Nevada, Reno
4:20 PM
 The interaction between space and time travel on the assembly of zooplankton communities
Lauren C. McCarthy, East Carolina University; David R. Chalcraft, East Carolina University
4:40 PM
 Influence of local social-structure on inter-deme dispersal and landscape genetic patterns in a metapopulation of collared lizards
Amy K. Conley, Washington University in Saint Louis; Alan R. Templeton, Washington University