COS 35 - Distributions And Range Limits II

Tuesday, August 8, 2017: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
D131, Oregon Convention Center
8:00 AM
 Do climatic constraints on American-pika distribution vary spatially, and if so, how? Tests of common SDM assumptions, and novel approaches to improve modeling
Erik A. Beever, Montana State University; Adam B. Smith, Missouri Botanical Garden; Aaron N. Johnston, U.S. Geological Survey; Mimi Kessler, Missouri Botanical Garden
8:20 AM
 Disturbance and the demographic theory of species ranges: Are we missing the forest by focusing on the trees?
Ian K. Breckheimer, University of Washington; Janneke HilleRisLambers, University of Washington
8:40 AM
 Population density and thermal stress in an urban salamander population near its southern range edge
Lily M. Thompson, University of Richmond; Alexander J. Novarro, University of Maryland; Sarah E. Timko, University of Richmond; Christian Law, University of Richmond; Cory B. Goff, Texas State University, San Marcos; Caitlin Gabor, Texas State University, San Marcos; Kristine L. Grayson, University of Richmond
9:00 AM
 Empirical evaluation of the lone star tick’s theoretical niche through experimentation
William Ota, Pepperdine University; Javier Monzón, Pepperdine University
9:20 AM
 Vulnerability of forest lichen communities to species loss under climatic warming
Robert J Smith, Oregon State University; Sarah Jovan, US Forest Service; Bruce McCune, Oregon State University
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
 Quantifying the energetic costs of low tide in the intertidal barnacle Balanus glandula
Sarah E. Gilman, The Claremont Colleges; Rhiannon L. Rognstad, University of California, Santa Barbara; Gordon Ober, Claremont McKenna College
10:10 AM Cancelled
 What are SDMs really about? Exploring the conceptual landscape of species distribution modeling literature using automated content analysis
Emily B. McCallen, Purdue University; Rod N. Williams, Purdue University; Songlin Fei, Purdue University
10:30 AM
 Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764) (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Nymphalinae): Biogeographic analysis of a Pantropical distribution
Maria Eugenia Losada, Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas; Angel L. Viloria, Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas
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