Behavior I

Monday, August 10, 2015: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
302, Baltimore Convention Center
1:30 PM
 Dynamics of heterospecific eavesdropping in ant-following birds of the Neotropics
Henry Pollock, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Ari Martinez, San Francisco State University; J. Patrick Kelley, University of British Columbia; Corey Tarwater, University of Wyoming
1:50 PM
 Behavioral flexibility in foraging decision-making and the success of urban dwellers
Oriol Lapiedra, University of Rhode Island; Maximilian Drakeley, University of Manchester; Kevin Aviles-Rodriguez, University of Rhode Island; Zachary Chejanovski, University of Rhode Island; Jason Kolbe, University of Rhode Island
2:10 PM
 Effects of toxic compounds in milkweed nectar on flower visitors
Patricia L. Jones, Cornell University; Anurag A. Agrawal, Cornell University
2:30 PM Cancelled
 Food limitation does not mediate fatal nurserymate aggression in a phytotelm-breeding frog
Matthew B Dugas, Case Western Reserve University; Stephanie A Strickler, John Carroll University; Ryan A Martin, Case Western Reserve University; Corinne L. Richards-Zawacki, Tulane University; Jennifer Stynoski, Colorado State University
2:50 PM
 The contributions of phenotype- and condition-dependent factors to juvenile amphibian movement: A high throughput assay
Brittany H. Ousterhout, University of Missouri; Zoe E. Heligman, University of Missouri; Casie Farmer, University of Missouri; Raymond D. Semlitsch, University of Missouri
3:10 PM
3:20 PM
 How does immune activation influence the tradeoff between safety and thermoregulation?
George J. Todd, Georgia Southern University; Alicia D. Jodrey, Georgia Southern University; Zachary R. Stahlschmidt, Georgia Southern University
3:40 PM
 Tracking the isotopic changes of d13C, d15N d18O and d2H of African Wild Dogs (Lycaon pictus) over a 12 year period in Laikipia, Kenya
Itzel Arias-Del Razo, Stanford University; Michael Antonelli, University of California Berkeley; Todd E. Dawson, University of California Berkeley; Rodolfo Dirzo, Stanford University; Tricia Owlett, Stanford University; Hillary Young, University of California Santa Barbara; Rosie Woodroffe, Institute of Zoology
4:00 PM
 Density-dependent prey mortality is determined by the spatial scale of predator foraging
J. Wilson White, University of North Carolina Wilmington; Matthew A. Birk, UNC Wilmington; Erin K. McCarthy, UNC Wilmington
4:40 PM
 Phylogenetic host specificity in sponge-dwelling social snapping shrimps Synalpheus
Solomon Chak, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, The College of William & Mary; J. Emmett Duffy, Tennenbaum Marine Observatory Network, Smithsonian Institution
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