COS 82 - Communities: Traits And Functional Diversity IV

Wednesday, August 9, 2017: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
C125-126, Oregon Convention Center
8:00 AM
 Ruderal strategists and generalist dispersers in a novel urban hardscape habitat
Lauren J. Frazee, Rutgers University; Ed Green, Rutgers University; Lena Struwe, Rutgers University
8:20 AM
 Functional diversity is dead, long live functional diversity!
D. Matthias Dehling, University of Canterbury; Daniel B. Stouffer, University of Canterbury
8:40 AM Cancelled
 Impacts of an indigenous settlement on taxonomic and functional dung beetle diversity in the Venezuelan Amazon
Juanita Choo, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University; Evan P. Economo, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University
9:00 AM
 Effects of extreme climate on suites of functional traits in the urban forest of Southern California
Peter Ibsen, University of California Riverside; G. Darrel Jenerette, University of California
9:20 AM
 Shifting functional composition of plant communities in the face of land use at the global scale
Adriana De Palma, Natural History Museum; Sandra Díaz, Instituto Multidisciplinario de Biología Vegetal, Universidad Nacional de Córdoba; Lawrence Hudson, Natural History Museum; Andy Purvis, Natural History Museum
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
 Sugar landscapes and pollinator-mediated interactions
Henning Nottebrock, South Dakota State University; Baptiste Schmid, Swiss Ornithological Institute; Katharina Mayer, University of Konstanz; Céline Devaux, University Montpellier; Katrin Boehning-Gaese, Senckenberg Biodiversität und Klima- Forschungszentrum (BiK-F); Charles B. Fenster, South Dakota State University; Karen Esler, Stellenbosch University; Matthias Schleuning, Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BIK-F); Jörn Pagel, University of Hohenheim; Frank M. Schurr, University of Hohenheim
10:10 AM
 Plant traits are differentially linked to fitness under water stress
Jennifer L. Funk, Chapman University; Julie E. Larson, University of Colorado, Boulder
10:30 AM
 Importance of species composition to inform trait-based approaches of community assembly along an environmental stress gradient
Joseph Brown, Virginia Commonwealth University; Julie C. Zinnert, Virginia Commonwealth University
10:50 AM
 The overall function of the frog skin microbiome varies across an environmental gradient
Brandon J. Varela, McGill University; Roberto Ibáñez, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute; David M. Green, McGill University; David Lesbarréres, Laurentian University
11:10 AM
 A spectrum of spectrums: Leaf economics across taxonomic scales
Leander DL Anderegg, Carnegie Institute for Science; Logan T. Berner, Oregon State University; Beverly E. Law, Oregon State University; Janneke HilleRisLambers, University of Washington
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