COS 106
Herbivory: Plant Defenses

Thursday, August 13, 2015: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
326, Baltimore Convention Center
8:40 AM
 Impacts of induced plant responses on interactions between an herbivore and its parasite
Leiling Tao, Emory University; Mark D. Hunter, University of Michigan; Jacobus C. de Roode, Emory University
9:00 AM
 Defense pathway elicitors differentially mediate eastern hemlock resistance to the hemlock woolly adelgid
Robert Schaeffer, Tufts University; Zhou Wang, Wellesley College; Carol S. Thornber, University of Rhode Island; Evan L. Preisser, University of Rhode Island; Colin M. Orians, Tufts University
9:20 AM
 Gypsy moth damage delays parasite attachment to cranberry hosts
Muvari Connie Tjiurutue, University of Massachusetts; Hilary A. Sandler, UMass Cranberry Experiment Station; Monica F. Kersch-Becker, Cornell University; Lynn S. Adler, University of Massachusetts
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
 Latitudinal patterns in defense and growth traits in Alaska paper birch (Betula neoalaskana)
Michael T. Stevens, Utah Valley University; Sarah C. Brown, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Helen M. Bothwell, Northern Arizona University; John P. Bryant, University of Alaska, Fairbanks
10:10 AM
 Rapid induction of multiple terpenoid groups by Ponderosa pine in response to bark beetle-associated fungi
Ken Keefover-Ring, University of Wisconsin; Amy Trowbridge, Montana State University; Charles J. Mason, University of Wisconsin; Kenneth F. Raffa, University of Wisconsin
10:30 AM
 Herbivory, inbreeding, and trichome density contribute to variation in Mimulus guttatus foliar volatile phenotype
Ariela I. Haber, University of Virginia; Consuelo M. De Moraes, The Pennsylvania State University; Mark C. Mescher, ETH Zurich; David E. Carr, University of Virginia
10:50 AM Cancelled
 Associational resistance protects mangrove leaves from crab herbivory
Amy A. Erickson, University of South Florida; Susan S. Bell, University of South Florida; Clinton J. Dawes, University of South Florida
11:10 AM
 Plant-herbivore interactions in native and invasive Phragmites australis subspecies
Cynthia Kicklighter, Goucher College; Megan Lee, Goucher College; Robert Slocum, Goucher College; Lydia Truitt, Goucher College
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