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Monday, June 26th

Monday, June 26th, 8:15 am to 9:45 am · Sundance 5/Omni Hotel
Session 3: Contributed Papers: Ecology Section - Community Processes and Delineation
Presiding: Naomi Fraga, Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
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3001June 26th 8:15 amSundance 5/Omni HotelLandscape-scale processes influence riparian plant composition along a regulated river
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Oral PaperPalmquist, Emily; Ralston, Barbara; Merritt, David; Shafroth, Patrick.Riparian vegetation
Plant species composition
Grand Canyon
Plant community analysis
Landscape-scale vegetation change
3002June 26th 8:30 amSundance 5/Omni HotelAn experimental approach to understanding the role of flooding in riparian plant community composition
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Oral PaperRollinson, Emily.riparian
community
greenhouse
flooding
3003June 26th 8:45 amSundance 5/Omni HotelA remote sensing approach to delineation of floristic zones within wetland communities
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Oral PaperHackett, Rachel A; Heumann, Benjamin W; Monfils, Anna K.wetland
remote sensing
delineation
classification
imagery
community
3004June 26th 9:00 amSundance 5/Omni HotelThe Influence of Genome Duplication on Brassicaceae and Rosaceae Communities Across the United States.
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Oral PaperGaynor, Michelle; Ng, Julienne; Laport, Robert.Community Phylogenetic
Polyploidy
3005June 26th 9:15 amSundance 5/Omni HotelPatterns of phylogenetic diversity based on alternative taxonomic sampling and tree reconstruction strategies: a case study from Florida
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Oral PaperJantzen, Johanna; Whitten, Mark W.; Neubig, Kurt M.; Majure, Lucas Charles; Soltis, Douglas E.; Soltis, Pamela S..Community Phylogenetics
Phylogenetic Diversity
phylogeny
3006June 26th 9:30 amSundance 5/Omni HotelLeaf Shape, Morphometrics, and Taxonomic Boundaries Within the Arctic-Alpine Succulent Rhodiola integrifolia (Crassulaceae)
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Oral PaperAgoglossakis, Kalliopi M.; Olfelt, Joel.Geometric morphometrics
leaf morphology
subspecies delimitation
species boundaries
alpine
cryptic species
relictual species
Monday, June 26th, 10:15 am to 12:00 pm · Sundance 5/Omni Hotel
Session 8: Contributed Papers: Ecology Section - Invasive Species
Presiding: CYNTHIA HUEBNER, Northern Research Station
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8001June 26th 10:15 amSundance 5/Omni HotelPhenotypic plasticity at different life history stages of the invasive spotted knapweed (Centaurea stoebe)
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Oral PaperAkin-Fajiye, Morodoluwa.
8002June 26th 10:30 amSundance 5/Omni HotelInternational shipping ports as zones of inquiry for the release and maintenance of exotic plant species
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Oral PaperMarsico, Travis; Reed, Jennifer; Cunard, Chelsea; Whitehurst, Lauren; Burgess, Kevin; Lucardi, Rima.seaport
international shipping
invasive species
8003June 26th 10:45 amSundance 5/Omni Hotel
Canceled
Mutualistic networks in the Galápagos Islands and how alien species modify their structure
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Oral PaperTraveset, Anna.ecological networks
pollination
seed dispersal
alien invasives
Gal√°pagos Islands
8004June 26th 11:00 amSundance 5/Omni HotelThe Presence of a Non-native Alters Pollinator Activity of a Native Plant Species on Nantucket Island, Massachusetts
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Oral PaperRamsey, Adam Joseph; Ballou, Steven Mike; Mandel, Jennifer R..Daucus carota
heterospecific
invasive species
pollination
Sericocarpus
wild carrot
8005June 26th 11:15 amSundance 5/Omni HotelThe Forgotten Fourth Trophic Level: Natural Enemies Influence the Success or Failure of Non-Native Invaders and Biological Control Agents
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Oral PaperSchulz, Ashley; Lucardi, Rima; Marsico, Travis.biological control
enemy release
fourth trophic level
invasive species
natural enemies
8006June 26th 11:30 amSundance 5/Omni HotelExtreme climate events affect density of the invasive garlic mustard (Alliaria petiolata) and disrupt years of alternating abundance of first and second year plants
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Oral PaperANDERSON, ROGER C; Anderson, M. Rebecca; Bauer, Jonathan T.; Loebach, Christopher; Slater, Mitchell A..invasive species
garlic mustard
extreme climate events
8007June 26th 11:45 amSundance 5/Omni HotelUsing Soil Seed Banks to Define Historic and Future Vegetation Composition of Paired Invaded and Uninvaded Forest Stands
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Oral PaperHUEBNER, CYNTHIA; Nilsen, Erik; Bao, Zhe.seed bank
invaded
species composition
nonmetric multidimensional scaling
Ailanthus altissima
Robinia pseudoacacia
Monday, June 26th, 1:30 pm to 3:15 pm · Sundance 5/Omni Hotel
Session 11: Contributed Papers: Ecology Section - Population Biology
Presiding: Margaret Brown Marsden, Midwestern State University
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11001June 26th 1:30 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelThe Role of Generalist Avian Frugivores in Determining the Distribution of the Mistletoe Phoradendron leucarpum
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Oral PaperFlanders, Nicholas; Walters, Eric; Randle, Christopher P.; Musselman, Lytton.mistletoe
seed dispersal
avian frugivore
species distribution
parasitic plant
11002June 26th 1:45 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelSoil chemistry patterns in an edaphic endemism hotspot: the pebble plains of the San Bernardino Mountains, California
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Oral PaperBurge, Dylan; Stoughton, Thomas; Jolles, Diana.edaphic endemism
Ecology
Rare Plants
Transverse Ranges
California
San Bernardino Mountains
soil endemism
island biogeography
alpine
clay soils
frost heave
11003June 26th 2:00 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelIn the Mongolian steppe, plant community response to warming depends on precipitation, grazing and landscape location
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Oral PaperRonk, Argo; Liancourt, Pierre; Petraitis, Peter; Casper, Brenda.warming
climate
grazing
precipitation
steppe
Mongolia
11004June 26th 2:15 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelAssessing the impact of human-induced environmental changes on the floristic quality of the northwestern coastal desert of Egypt
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Oral PaperHalmy, Marwa Waseem A..land use change
desert
human impact
biological indicator
Floristic Quality Assessment Index (FQAI)
11005June 26th 2:30 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelThe Vascular Flora of Enchanted Rock State Natural Area, Llano and Gillespie Counties, Texas, U.S.A
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Oral PaperTaylor, Kim; O'Kennon, Robert.Enchanted Rock
floristics
Texas
11006June 26th 2:45 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelComing Undone: Hemiparasite effects and presence in a prairie diminish over time
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Oral PaperBorowicz, Victoria A.; Walder, Morgan; Armstrong, Joseph E..hemiparasite
prairie
interactions
temporal changes
long term field experiment
11007June 26th 3:00 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelSeasonal variation, soil associations, and geographical distribution in Hexalectris orchids
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Oral PaperBrown Marsden, Margaret.Hexalectris
orchid
soil associations
climate
conservation
biogeography
Monday, June 26th, 3:45 pm to 5:30 pm · Sundance 5/Omni Hotel
Session 15: Contributed Papers: Ecology Section - Functional Traits and Responses
Presiding: Dylan W Schwilk, Texas Tech University
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15001June 26th 3:45 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelA twelve-year phenological record of earlier budburst in Oklahoma deciduous trees
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Oral PaperRice, Stanley.spring budburst
phenology
global climate change
15002June 26th 4:00 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelThe Effects of Pollen Source on Pollination Success in Devil's Potato, Echites umbellatus (Apocynaceae): Measuring Fruit Set, Seed Number, and Seed Quality
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Oral PaperValdes, Imena; Nusrat, Maha; Villavicencio, Wendy; KOPTUR, SUZANNE.Apocynaceae
pollination
Pine Rocklands
Pollen Source
15003June 26th 4:15 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelAlternative strategies for plant defense: Stand and fight, or grow out of it
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Oral PaperParrish, Judith A..herbivory
compensation
15004June 26th 4:30 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelResin duct investment across space and time in west Texas pines
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Oral PaperLindberg, Erik; Ferrenberg, Scott; Schwilk, Dylan W.bark beetles
sky islands
Pinus
defense
15005June 26th 4:45 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelDoes Rapoport's rule apply to the ultramafic flora of Sabah, Borneo?
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Oral PaperWhitman, Melissa; RUSSO, SABRINA E; Beaman, Reed.
15006June 26th 5:00 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelAre there grass flammability traits? Biomass drives grass fire behavior, but canopy species-specific architecture can control surface heating
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Oral PaperGao, Xiulin; Schwilk, Dylan W.grass flammability
canopy architecture
15007June 26th 5:15 pmSundance 5/Omni HotelPhytoremediation: A plant-based solution for environmental problems of crude oil-contamination on soils
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Oral PaperOyedeji, Ayodele Adelusi; Kayode, Joshua; Besenyei, Lynn; Fullen, Michael A..Fabaceae
crude oil
contamination
Phytoremediation
re-vegetation
Monday, June 26th, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
Session P: Contributed Posters: Conservation Biology
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PCB001June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelDon’t doubt the Delta: Collection biases may skew plant species richness measurements in Poinsett County, AR
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Poster: Conservation BiologyReed, Jennifer; Marsico, Travis.Collection bias
Biodiversity
species richness
Arkansas Delta
county flora
PCB002June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelStatus, Habitat, and Distribution of Schoenoplectiella hallii (Cyperaceae) in Texas
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Poster: Conservation BiologyRylander, Haley; Taylor, Kim.Cyperaceae
Schoenoplectiella hallii
Rare Plants
conservation
Texas
PCB003June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelGreenhouse germination trials with federally-listed Houghton’s goldenrod: Evaluating factors associated with population persistence
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Poster: Conservation BiologyWeber, Justine E.; Leopold, Donald J.; Wiley, Jr., John J..seed germination
Rare Plants
PCB004June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
Canceled
Assessing microsatellite genetic diversity in reintroduced and augmented populations of Dalea foliosa in Illinois
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Poster: Conservation BiologyWatkins, Shelby L.; Pollack, Cathy; Morris, Ashley B..Microsatellite
population genetics
Dalea foliosa
Glades
Conservation genetics
PCB005June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelPenstemon caryi: Conservation genetics in a rare endemic species
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Poster: Conservation BiologyWard, Alex; Stone, Benjamin; WOLFE, ANDREA D.Penstemon
endemic
AFLP
microsatellites
Monday, June 26th, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
Session P: Contributed Posters: Ecology
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PEC001June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelComparison of vegetation cover sampling methods for riparian vegetation
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Poster: EcologySterner, Sarah; Palmquist, Emily; Ralston, Barbara.Riparian vegetation
Line Point Intercept sampling method
Ocular plot samplng method
Landscape-scale vegetation change
Vegetation survey methods comparison
PEC002June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelPartial Update on the Desecheo Island Flora
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Poster: EcologyGarcŪa-Cancel, Juan Giberto; Swinnerton, Kirsty; Albarrac√≠n, Ricardo; Feliciano, Armando; Figuerola-HernŠndez, Cielo; Silander, Susan.Desecheo Island
Plant species composition
Puerto Rico
Island Flora
PEC003June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelConditional dormancy and germination cueing in heterocarpic Grindelia ciliata (Asteraceae)
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Poster: EcologyGIBSON, J PHIL; Kistenmacher, Michael.Grindelia
heterocarpy
conditional dormancy
germination cueing
Asteraceae
bet-hedging
Cox Proportional Hazard Model
PEC004June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelThe Quest for Common Ground: An Evaluation of Communication Effort between the Fields of Invasion Ecology and Biocontrol Using Bibliometric Analysis
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Poster: EcologySchulz, Ashley; Lucardi, Rima; Marsico, Travis.biological control
interdisciplinary communication
invasion ecology
invasive species
PEC005June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelInvestigating floral diversity of western Kansas grasslands to assess pollinator productivity
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Poster: EcologyEngel, Ryan P.; Caudle, Keri L..Kansas grasslands
flower diversity
pollinators
PEC006June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelHerbivory preferences among ecotypes of big bluestem (Andropogon gerardii)
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Poster: EcologyPittenger, Madison; Caudle, Keri L.; Baer, Sara G.; Johnson, Loretta C.; Maricle, Brian R..tannins
common gardens
sand bluestem
herbivory tolerance
drought tolerance
PEC007June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelImpact of Temperature on Visitation Patterns
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Poster: EcologySteffler, Nathaniel; Haas, Alexis; Krakos, Kyra.
PEC008June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelVascular flora and plant communities of riverscour habitats in Little River Canyon National Preserve, Cherokee and DeKalb Counties, Alabama
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Poster: EcologyIrick, Zach; John, Shelton; Estes, Dwayne.Plant community analysis
floristics
PEC009June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelFreshwater diatoms diversity of National Parks in Nigeria I: Okomu National Park, South-South, Nigeria
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Poster: EcologyAdesalu, Taofikat Abosede.Diatoms
Freshwater
Diversity
National Park
Okomu
Season
Tropical
PEC010June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelExamining niche divergence of cryptic species within the Hawaiian Coprosma foliosa Complex (Rubiaceae)
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Poster: EcologyDiaz, Nicolas; Cantley, Jason; Martine, Christopher.pilo
undergraduate research
Maxent
niche modeling
Rubiaceae
PEC011June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelEx situ interspecies crossing rates infer importance of geographic barriers in speciation among closely related Solanum species of the Australian Monsoon Tropics
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Poster: EcologyHayes, Daniel; Cantley, Jason; Martine, Christopher.undergraduate research
Solanaceae
Reproductive isolation
Isolating mechanism
dioecy
Andromonoecy
PEC012June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelApplications of Ecological Niche Modeling in North American Cirsium (“Thistle”) Species Delimitations
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Poster: EcologyAckerfield, Jennifer.ecological niche modeling
Cirsium
Ecological opportunity
Niche conservatism
speciation
PEC013June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelDo Pine stands act as a barrier to Spanish moss dispersion?
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Poster: EcologyGriffin, Brandi Missouri; Anderson, Corey Devin.Ecology
Epiphytes
Tillandsia usneoides
PEC014June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelThe effects of elevated soil phosphorus and nitrogen on the health and reproduction of African fountain grass, Pennisetum setaceum
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Poster: EcologyMorrison, Glen R; Questad, Erin J.Pennisetum
fountain grass
invasive species
nitrogen
phosphorus
Hawaii
California
PEC015June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelHydroponic Urban Gardening
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Poster: EcologyAyers, Mayla; Bashir, Anbreen.hydroponic
Ecology
Vertical
PEC016June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelThe Effects of Mix Cover Crops on Colonization of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi
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Poster: EcologyRodriguez, Kayla; Hayes, Chandler; Daniell, Anthony; Twanabasu, Bishnu; Sapkota, Jhapendra.Mycorrizhal Fungi
cover crop
agriculture
Ecology
Arbuscula
colonization
crop yield
PEC017June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelMechanisms Underlying Temperate Butterfly Diversity in Anthropogenic Habitats
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Poster: EcologyBielecki, Coral Rose; Haynes, Kyle.Biodiversity
Productivity Hypothesis
Ontogenesis
Conservation Biology
PEC018June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelWhat have we learned from nearly a decade of invasive plant data covering the Central and Northeastern United States?
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Poster: EcologyKurtz, Cassandra; Hansen, Mark.invasive species
invasive plant
PEC019June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelThe Effect of the Presence of the Invasive Daucus carota on the Pollination of the Native Sericocarpus asteroides
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Poster: EcologyBallou, Steven Mike; Ramsey, Adam Joseph; Mandel, Jennifer R..Daucus
Seriocarpus
pollination
heterospecific
non-native
PEC020June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelDo herbivores prefer flower buds over leaves? Evaluating caterpillar preferences in evening primroses (Onagraceae)
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Poster: EcologyVergara, Melissa; Skogen, Krissa; Jogesh, Tania; Kay, Kathleen.Herbivores
Onagraceae 
Hyles lineata 
caterpillars
defense
Oviposition 
PEC021June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelInvasive Aquatic eeds; Impliations for Mosquito and Vector Management Activitiers
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Poster: EcologyBLAIR, CHARLES E.
Monday, June 26th, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
Session P: Contributed Posters: Molecular Ecology
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PME001June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelRapid evolution in a disturbed environment: evolutionary response of native grass Andropogon virginicus to heavy metals in an abandoned mine site.
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Poster: Molecular EcologySharpe, Samantha Lipson; Johnson, Loretta C.; Bello, Nora; Galliart, Matt; Parrish, Olivia.Local adaptation
evolutionary history
PME002June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelGenome comparison of two Caulanthus varieties to identify possible loci contributing to serpentine tolerance
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Poster: Molecular EcologyGarza, Elyssa; Hawkins, Angela; Pepper, Alan.Brassicaceae
serpentine
edaphic endemism
Caulanthus
whole genome resequencing
Monday, June 26th, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
Session P: Contributed Posters: Reproductive Processes
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PRP001June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelMasters of Their Own Reproductive Fate? Variation of Reproductive Allocation in Amaranthus spinosus
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Poster: Reproductive ProcessesPratt, Donald B.; Espericueta, Ramiro.Breeding Systems
Monoecy
Amaranthus
Monday, June 26th, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Exhibit Hall/Omni Hotel
Session P: Contributed Posters: Symbioses: Plant, Animal, and Microbe Interactions
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PSM001June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelPreliminary investigations of the effects of herbivory on the carnivorous plant Sarracenia alata by the specialist herbivore Exyra semicrocea
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Poster: Symbioses: Plant, Animal, and Microbe InteractionsCarmickle, Rachel; Horner, John.carnivory
herbivory
PSM002June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelCould labile carbon released following bleach-blonde syndrome contribute to Bromus tectorum die-offs?
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Poster: Symbioses: Plant, Animal, and Microbe InteractionsJensen, Alexa; Allen, Phil; Meyer, Susan; Hansen, Neil; Harris, Cassady.Bleach-blonde syndrome
Labile carbon
PSM003June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelInduction of fungal biofilm in species known to cause Mucormycosis and its application to the antifungal activity of Amphotericin B and Thyme oil
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Poster: Symbioses: Plant, Animal, and Microbe InteractionsAnderson, Karaleen; Hatch, Mariel; Kopp, Olga.Biofilm
Mucormycosis 
Synergism 
Zygomycetes 
PSM004June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelMultidisciplinary approaches to biodiversity conservation: Studying an island based iguana-flora relationship in the Caribbean
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Poster: Symbioses: Plant, Animal, and Microbe InteractionsBradley, Kelly A.; Harrigan, Natasha; Clubbe, Colin; Corcoran, Marcella; Dani Sanchez, Michele; Hamilton, Martin Allen.plant-animal interactions
Iguana
Threatened species
seed dispersal
PSM005June 26th 5:30 pmExhibit Hall/Omni HotelTesting the roles of vertical transmission and drought stress in the prevalence of heritable fungal endophytes in annual grass populations
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Poster: Symbioses: Plant, Animal, and Microbe InteractionsCavazos, Brittany; Miller, Tom.demography
fungal endophyte
mutualism
vertical transmission
symbiosis
lolium multiflorum
Epichloe

Tuesday, June 27th

Tuesday, June 27th, 8:30 am to 11:30 am · Fort Worth Ballroom 2/Omni Hotel
Session SY3: Symposium: Getting everyone involved: Saving the seaside alder
Presiding: Stanley Rice, Southeastern Oklahoma State University
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SY3001June 27th 8:30 amFort Worth Ballroom 2/Omni HotelGetting everyone involved: Saving the seaside alder
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Symposium PresentationGibson, Phil; Rice, Stanley.
SY3002June 27th 8:45 amFort Worth Ballroom 2/Omni HotelThe fossil record of the Seaside Alder, and Alnus subgenus Clethropsis
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Symposium PresentationDUNN, MICHAEL.Alnus subgenus Clethropsis
Cenozoic
seaside alder
SY3003June 27th 9:15 amFort Worth Ballroom 2/Omni HotelHow the seaside alder survives and how it doesn’t: Shade intolerance and seedling failure
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Symposium PresentationRice, Stanley.Alnus maritima
seaside alder
relictual species
shade tolerance
June 27th 9:45 amFort Worth Ballroom 2/Omni HotelBreak
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SY3005June 27th 10:15 amFort Worth Ballroom 2/Omni HotelGenetic Diversity, Disjunct Distribution, and Recruitment in Seaside Alder
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Symposium PresentationGIBSON, J PHIL.seaside alder
Alnus maritima
seed dispersal
seed germination
Cox Proportional Hazard Model
population genetics
conservation
SY3006June 27th 10:45 amFort Worth Ballroom 2/Omni HotelThe Georgia seaside alder: conservation challenges and opportunities
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Symposium PresentationBorer, Catherine; Carver, Michelle.Alnus maritima
seaside alder
relictual species
Conservation Biology
June 27th 11:15 amFort Worth Ballroom 2/Omni HotelDiscussion
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Tuesday, June 27th, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm · Fort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni Hotel
Session 24: Contributed Papers: Symbioses: Plant, Animal, and Microbe Interactions
Presiding: Madhav P. Nepal, South Dakota State University
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24001June 27th 10:00 amFort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni HotelEffects of Prairie Restoration Management Practices on Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi
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Oral PaperMartinez, Brian; Twanabasu, Bishnu; Caleb, Smith; Jhapendra, Sapkota.AMF
Mycorrhizae
Fungi
Fungus
vascular plant
arbuscular
Mycorrhiza
mycorrhizal
24002June 27th 10:15 amFort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni HotelQuantifying induced susceptibility effects in soybean-aphid interaction
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Oral PaperNeupane, Surendra; Nepal, Madhav P.; Ma, Qin; Mathew, Febina; Varenhorst, Adam.Induced susceptibility effect 
Soybean-Aphid interaction
gene expression
RNA seq
qPCR
Soybean cyst nematode (SCN)
24003June 27th 10:30 amFort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni HotelHost range of an endogenous strain of Dahlia mosaic virus in members of Asteraceae
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Oral PaperCaudle, Keri L.; Gillock, Eric.plant-virus coevolution
Asteraceae
pollen transmission
DMV-D10
24004June 27th 10:45 amFort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni HotelCharecterization of the nectar microbiome of Asclepias Spp
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Oral PaperCaballero, Anthony O.; Kram, Karin E.; Theiss, Kathryn.Nectar Microbiome
next generation sequencing
MG-RAST
Pollinator visitation and behavior
Non-native Asclepias species 
Native Asclepias species
24005June 27th 11:00 amFort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni HotelThe effect of climate change and site on the above- and belowground bacterial endophytic communities of subalpine conifer seedlings
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Oral PaperCarper, Dana; Carrell, Alyssa A.; Kueppers, Lara M.; Frank, A. Carolin.Endophytes
next generation sequencing
symbiosis
conifers
24006June 27th 11:15 amFort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni HotelShifts in community composition, but not richness, of ectomycorrhizal fungi are driven by host identity and cover soils on mine reclamation sites
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Oral PaperScott, Natalie; Karst, Justin; Pec, Gregory; Landhausser, Simon.Ectomycorrhizal fungi
Plant species composition
symbiosis
Soil environment
Restoration
24007June 27th 11:30 amFort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni HotelA year in the life—a temporal examination of fungal endophyte communities in ferns
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Oral PaperYounginger, Brett; Ballhorn, Daniel.Community Ecology
Endophytes
Ferns
Temporal Turnover
24008June 27th 11:45 amFort Worth Ballroom 5/Omni HotelChanges in the community structure of fungi driven by habitat filtering in the aspen parkland
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Oral PaperPec, Gregory; Stotz, Gisela; Carrigy, Alec; Cahill, James.Fungi
Community Ecology
Soil environment
Aspen parkland
Tuesday, June 27th, 1:45 pm to 5:15 pm · Fort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni Hotel
Session 30: Contributed Papers: Reproductive Processes
Presiding: Carol Goodwillie, EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY; Brandi Cannon, Columbia University
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30001June 27th 1:45 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelEcological and evolutionary mechanisms for among-population variation in plant mating systems
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Oral PaperKARRON, JEFFREY DAVID; Mitchell, Randall; Whitehead, Michael.outcrossing rate
selfing rate
mixed mating
mating system
30002June 27th 2:00 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelChanges in gene expression with floral age in stigmas of a species with transient self-incompatibility
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Oral PaperGoodwillie, Carol; Burch, Jacob; Stiller, John; Brewer, Michael.self-incompatibility
transcriptomic
RNA seq
gene expression
stigma
30003June 27th 2:15 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelA Quantitative Assessment of Floral Aerodynamics in the Wind Pollinated Grass Panicum virgatum (Poaceae: Panicoideae)
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Oral PaperKlahs, Phillip; Hsu, Ming-Chen; Herrema, Austin; Clark, Lynn.Poaceae
Panicum
pollination
3D Modelling
30004June 27th 2:30 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelThe pollination biology of the Hawaiian coastal vine Jacquemontia sandwicensis (Convolvulaceae)
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Oral PaperShay, Kimberly; Drake, Donald.Jacquemontia sandwicensis
Hylaeus
pollination
breeding system
native species
novel interactions
30005June 27th 2:45 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelPollination Ecology of Himalayan alpine ginger (Roscoea species) in Nepal Himalaya
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Oral PaperPaudel, Babu; Li, Qing-Jun.Alpine ginger
coevolution
Nepal Himalayas
phenotypic selection
pollination syndrome
Roscoea
30006June 27th 3:00 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelFloral size and shape evolution following the transition to gender dimorphism
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Oral PaperMiller, Jill S.; Kamath, Ambika; Levin, Rachel Ann.dioecy
environmental gradients
floral evolution
Solanaceae
gender dimorphism
gynodioecy
male sterility
sexual dimorphism
Lycium
Lycium californicum
June 27th 3:15 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelBreak
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30008June 27th 3:45 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelGender dimorphism, polyploidy, and evolutionary affinities of Lycium australe (Solanaceae)
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Oral PaperGreenberg, Kimberly; Levin, Rachel Ann; Miller, Jill S..Lycium
Solanaceae
gender dimorphism
Polyploidy
gynodioecy
dioecy
male sterility
RAD-Seq
30009June 27th 4:00 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelIs dioecy an evolutionary dead end in Amaranthus?
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Oral PaperPratt, Donald B.; Farmer, Todd.breeding system
dioecy
Amaranthus
30010June 27th 4:15 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelPollination ecology of the endangered Hawaiian tree species Hibiscus waimeae subsp. hannerae (Malvaceae)
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Oral PaperDeans, Susan; Walsh, Seana.Hibiscus waimeae subsp. hannerae
pollination
moth pollination
novel pollinators
nectar thieves
breeding system
endangered
endemic
Kaua Ľi
Hawai Ľi
conservation
30011June 27th 4:30 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelIs floral scent at the nexus of interactions among plants, pollinators and herbivores in the evening primroses (Onagraceae)?
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Oral PaperSkogen, Krissa; Jogesh, Tania; Lewis, Emily; Gruver, Andrea; Broadhead, Geoffrey; Overson, Rick; Raguso, Robert.Onagraceae
Oenothera
Clarkia
Floral volatiles
Floral traits
plant-animal interactions
pollination
herbivory
hawkmoth
macroevolution
volatile signals
30012June 27th 4:45 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelAnalysis of mating system and genetic structure in the endangered, amphicarpic plant, Lewton’s polygala (Polygala lewtonii)
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Oral PaperSwift, Joel; Smith, Stacy; Menges, Eric; Bassuner, Burgund; Edwards, Christine.Amphicarpy
conservation
Genetic structure
mating system
Ant Dispersal
Self-fertilization
Microsatellite
30013June 27th 5:00 pmFort Worth Ballroom 7/Omni HotelThe effects of landscape design on pollinator abundance, water use, and net carbon footprint
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Oral PaperBass, Heather; Belaire, Amy; Venhaus, Heather; Barfield, Keri.pollinators
carbon footprint
water use
urban landscape
landscape design
sustainability
Tuesday, June 27th, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm · Sundance 6/Omni Hotel
Session M27: Meeting: Ecology Section Business Meeting
Presiding: Eric Morgan, Farmingdale State College
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June 27th 5:00 pmSundance 6/Omni HotelEcology Section Business Meeting
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Wednesday, June 28th

Wednesday, June 28th, 10:15 am to 12:00 pm · Sundance 1/Omni Hotel
Session 36: Contributed Papers: Conservation Biology
Presiding: Robert Naczi, The New York Botanical Garden; LOREEN ALLPHIN, Brigham Young University
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36001June 28th 10:15 amSundance 1/Omni HotelKimberley Rainforests of Western Australia: A Focus Of Biological Diversity
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Oral PaperKenneally, Kevin Francis.Monsoon rainforest
conservation
faunal assemblages
floristics
biogeography
Aboriginal culture and traditions
36002June 28th 10:30 amSundance 1/Omni HotelPlant Diversity in Mt. Malindang, Southern Philippines: From Research to Development
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Oral PaperAmoroso, Victor; Rufila, Lilibeth; Coritico, Fulgent.Inventory
PLANTS
conservation
Philippines
36003June 28th 10:45 amSundance 1/Omni HotelDocumenting Floristic Change in the Northeastern U.S.A., and its Implications for Conservation
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Oral PaperNaczi, Robert.conservation
Flowering plants
Landscape-scale vegetation change
Floristic change
floristics
36004June 28th 11:00 amSundance 1/Omni HotelA study of bee diversity and resources in St. Louis, MO and the socioeconomic patterns revealed
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Oral PaperWilson, Adam; Krakos, Kyra.Native Asclepias species
Milkweed
Monarch
urban landscape
Missouri
bee diversity
socioeconomic
36005June 28th 11:15 amSundance 1/Omni HotelHidden Lake bluecurls Trichostema austromontanum subsp. compactum (Lamiaceae): conservation success for a diminutive annual
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Oral PaperFraga, Naomi.conservation
Lamiaceae
California
monitoring
seed banking
ESA
36006June 28th 11:30 amSundance 1/Omni HotelGenetic diversity, habitat dynamics, and demography: The conservation of endangered American Chaffseed (Schwalbea americana)
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Oral PaperCannon, Brandi; Frangos, Samantha; Ray, Jessica.parasitic plant
conservation
prescribed fire
Genetics
herbarium
roots
36007June 28th 11:45 amSundance 1/Omni HotelThe conservation biology of Oreocarya crassipes (Boraginaceae), the Terlingua Creek Cat’s-Eye
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Oral PaperCohen, Jim.Boraginaceae
Texas
Oreocarya
Heterostyly
Wednesday, June 28th, 1:30 pm to 3:15 pm · Sundance 1/Omni Hotel
Session 38: Contributed Papers: Conservation Biology
Presiding: Robert Naczi, The New York Botanical Garden; LOREEN ALLPHIN, Brigham Young University
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38001June 28th 1:30 pmSundance 1/Omni HotelGenetic Conservation of Neglected and Underutilized Leafy Vegetables in South-West Nigeria
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Oral PaperOnuminya, Temitope; Ogundipe, Oluwatoyin; Osundinakin, Michael.conservation
DNA
Leafy Vegetables
Nigeria
38002June 28th 1:45 pmSundance 1/Omni HotelSystematics and conservation status of the Hells Canyon rock cress (Brassicaceae)
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Oral PaperALLPHIN, LOREEN; Li, Fay-Wei; Windham, Michael D..Boechera
Brassicaceae
conservation
Systematics
microsatellites
38003June 28th 2:00 pmSundance 1/Omni HotelGenetic variation, demographic structure, and reproductive ecology of the federally endangered Astragalus bibullatus (Fabaceae)
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Oral PaperMorris, Ashley B.; Trostel, Kevin; Scalf, Cassandra; Burleyson, Austin; Albrecht, Matthew.microsatellites
conservation
reintroduction
Fitness
cedar glades
38004June 28th 2:15 pmSundance 1/Omni HotelAssessing vegetation recovery after the removal of non-native herbivores on Isla Clarión
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Oral PaperLawson, Dawn; Vanderplank, Sula; Falcone, Erin; Jacobsen, Jeff; Ezcurra, Exequiel.
38005June 28th 2:30 pmSundance 1/Omni HotelImpact of Phragmites autralis control on Utah Lake water quality
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Oral PaperCadet, Eddy; Evensen, Arthur.Phragmites australis
trace metal
Utah Lake
water quality
38006June 28th 2:45 pmSundance 1/Omni HotelUsing herbarium records to assess shifts in phenology in alpine plants and select indicator species for climate change
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Oral PaperHufft, Rebecca; DePrenger-Levin, Michelle; Levy, Richard; Islam, Melissa.phenology
Rocky Mountains
climate change
alpine
temperature
precipitation
digitized herbarium data
38007June 28th 3:00 pmSundance 1/Omni HotelValley oak seedlings show phenotypic plasticity in growth and architecture across two common gardens
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Oral PaperMacDonald, Brandon W.S.; Wright, Jessica W.; Gugger, Paul F.; Sork, Victoria L..Plasticity
Quercus
Provenance study
Common garden
climate

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