COS 37 - Food Webs

Tuesday, August 8, 2017: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
C122, Oregon Convention Center
8:00 AM
 Quantifying predator dependence in the functional response of generalist predators
Mark Novak, Oregon State University; Christopher Wolf, Oregon State University; Kyle Coblentz, Oregon State University; Isaac Shepard, Oregon State University
8:20 AM
8:40 AM
 The spatial scaling of species interaction networks
Nuria Galiana, Theoretical and Experimental Ecology Station, Moulis, CNRS; Jose M. Montoya, CNRS; Dominique Gravel, University of Sherbrooke; Bernat Claramunt, CREAF, Edifici Ciències, UAB, 08193 Bellaterra, Catalunya; Miguel Lurgi, Theoretical and Experimental Ecology Station, CNRS
9:00 AM
 Reorganization of interaction networks modulates the persistence of colonizing species
Serguei Saavedra, MIT; Simone Cenci, MIT; Ek del-Val, Centro de Investigaciones en Ecosistemas; Karina Boege, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México; Rudolf P. Rohr, University of Fribourg
9:20 AM
 Determining the feeding networks of grasshoppers in grasslands of the southeastern United States using DNA barcoding
John A. Barone, Columbus State University; Kevin S. Burgess, Columbus State University; JoVonn G. Hill, Mississippi Entomological Museum
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
 Self-regulation and the stability of large ecological networks
György Barabás, Linköping University; Matthew J Michalska-Smith, University of Chicago; Stefano Allesina, University of Chicago
10:10 AM
 Which traits of marine species explain the most variation in their food-web roles?
Alyssa R. Cirtwill, Linköping University; Anna C. Eklöf, Linköping University
10:30 AM
 Soil heterogeneity shapes variation in tri-trophic interactions between plants, herbivores, and parasitoids
Moria Robinson, University of California, Davis; Sharon Y. Strauss, University of California, Davis
10:50 AM
 Effect of pollination interactions on the stability of food webs
Kayla R. Hale, University of Arizona; Fernanda S. Valdovinos, University of Arizona; Neo D. Martinez, University of Arizona
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