COS 63
Species Interactions II

Wednesday, August 7, 2013: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
M100GD, Minneapolis Convention Center
8:00 AM
 Vector mosquitoes increase generation times in the presence of competitors owing to resource limitation
Raylea M. Rowbottom, University of Tasmania; Scott S. Carver, University of Tasmania; Leon Barmuta, University of Tasmania; Philip Weinstein, University of South Australia; Geoff Allen, University of Tasmania
8:40 AM
 Staying one-step ahead of the game: Co-existence in an African large carnivore guild
Abi Tamim Vanak, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment; Daniel Fortin, Université Laval; Maria Thaker, Indian Institute of Science; Rob Slotow, University of KwaZulu-Natal
9:20 AM
 Engineering networks structure coastal ecosystems
Serena Donadi, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen; Tjisse van der Heide, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen; Els M. van der Zee, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research; Ellen Weerman, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen; Johan Van de Koppel, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ); Han Olff, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen; Theunis Piersma, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen; Henk van der Veer, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research; Britas Klemens Eriksson, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, University of Groningen
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
10:30 AM
 Moths vs. bees: Linking temporal variation in pollinator community structure to reproductive dynamics and pollen movement in an annual plant
Matthew K. Rhodes, Northwestern University & Chicago Botanic Garden; Krissa Skogen, Chicago Botanic Garden; Jeremie Fant, Northwestern University & Chicago Botanic Garden
10:50 AM
 Contribution of traits and phylogenetic history to plant-pollinator network structure
Scott Chamberlain, Simon Fraser University; Ralph V. Cartar, University of Calgary; Anne C. Worley, University of Manitoba; Sarah J. Semmler, University of Manitoba; Jana C. Vamosi, University of Calgary; Elizabeth Elle, Simon Fraser University
11:10 AM
 Changes in plant soil feedbacks due to grazing management and competition
Claudia Stein, University of California at Berkeley; Katharine N. Suding, University of California at Berkeley