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Monday, August 2nd

Monday, August 2nd, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm · Hall A/Convention Center
Session P: Contributed Posters: Conservation Biology Posters
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PCB001August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterDemographic and genetic evaluation of initial translocation success in Ziziphus celata, a narrowly endemic Florida shrub.
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Poster: Conservation BiologyWeekley, Carl W.; Smith, Stacy A.; Menges, E.S..Florida ziziphus
restoration
species recovery
Endangered species
Lake Wales Ridge
PCB002August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterMeasuring the Effect of Decreasing Water Potential on Seed Germination, Seedling Development, and Population Growth in the Endangered Wildflower Northern Wild Senna (Senna hebecarpa)
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Poster: Conservation BiologyDaggett, Catherine; Berry, Eric.Senna hebecarpa
finite rate of growth
water potential
seedling growth and development
seed germination
PCB003August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterA Brine Shrimp Bioassay Comparing Anti-herbivory Compounds in the Endangered Wildflower Senna hebecarpa and Four Other Temperate Wildflowers
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Poster: Conservation BiologyNesman, Rory; Berry, Eric.Senna hebecarpa
brine shrimp bioassay
Phytotoxicity
herbivory
PCB004August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterSome threatened plants of Uludag Mountain, northwest Anatolia, Turkey
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Poster: Conservation BiologyDaskin, Ruziye; Kaynak, Gonul.Uludag Mountain
threatened plants
conservation
Turkey
PCB005August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention Center
Canceled
Effect of pH medium on bryophyte growth: A study for protocol optimization
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Poster: Conservation BiologyPasiche Lisboa, Carlos J. ; Sastre De Jesus, Ines.Ex situ conservation
bryophyte
in vitro
pH
Neotropical
PCB006August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterLow Genetic Diversity in Protected Populations of Endangered Caribbean Endemic Erythrina eggersii (Fabaceae)
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Poster: Conservation BiologyStuart, Johnasha; Stanford, Alice.Erythrina eggersii
conservation
Virgin Islands
population genetics
PCB007August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterMating System Biology of the Florida Native Plant: Illicium parviflorum
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Poster: Conservation BiologyBuckley, N.E.; Williams, Joseph H.. Illicium parviflorum
self-incompatibility
mating system
Austrobaileyaceae
pollination biology
PCB008August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterSeventy years of change in the flora of one New England County
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Poster: Conservation BiologyBertin, Robert.floristic comparison
invasive
Biodiversity
land use change
New England
Massachusetts
Floristic survey
alien plant species
Orchidaceae
climate change
PCB009August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterGenetic structure of fragmented Polylepis multijuga Plige (Rosaceae) forests
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Poster: Conservation BiologyQuinteros Casaverde, Natalia; Flores, Cesar; Morgan , Tamie; Williams, Dean.population structure
endemism
P. multijuga
fragmentation
PCB010August 2nd 5:30 pmHall A/Convention CenterGenetic diversity and conservation issues of Euryale ferox Salisb. (Nymphaeaceae) in South Korea
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Poster: Conservation BiologyWon, Hyosig; Kim, Joo Hwan; Lee, Jungho.Euryale ferox
Genetic variation
cp psbK-psbI IGS
conservation
cp haplotypes

Wednesday, August 4th

Wednesday, August 4th, 8:00 am to 9:45 am · 551A/Convention Center
Session 47: Contributed Papers: Conservation Biology I
Presiding: Gregory J. Anderson, University of Connecticut
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47001August 4th 8:00 am551A/Convention CenterGenetic Fingerprinting of the rare yellowcress Nasturtium gambelii on Vandenberg Air Force Base, Santa Barbara County, California, USA.
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Oral PaperPrince, Linda.Conservation biology
introgression
Brassicaceae
ISSRs
47002August 4th 8:15 am551A/Convention CenterMicrosatellite evidence for high clonality and limited genetic diversity in Ziziphus celata (Rhamnaceae), an endangered, self-incompatible Lake Wales Ridge, Florida, USA endemic
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Oral PaperGitzendanner, Matthew A.; Germain-Aubrey, Charlotte; Weekley, Carl W.; Menges, E.S.; Soltis, Douglas E.; Soltis, Pamela S..microsatellites
Genetic diversity
clonal analysis
conservation genetics
47003August 4th 8:30 am551A/Convention CenterConservation genetics of Penstemon debilis (Plantaginaceae)
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Oral PaperWolfe, Andrea D..Penstemon
Plantaginaceae
conservation genetics
microsatellites
SSR
47004August 4th 8:45 am551A/Convention CenterThreats to persistence of a rare endemic orchid in Madagascar
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Oral PaperTheiss, Kathryn; Holsinger, Kent E.. orchid
demography
Madagascar
47005August 4th 9:00 am551A/Convention CenterEcology and Conservation of the Lebanese Endemic Matthiola crassifolia Boiss. & Gaill. (Brassicaceae)
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Oral PaperAl-Zein, Mohammad S.; Itani, Moustapha A.; Rteil, Hiba H.; Clubbe, Colin P.; Talhouk, Salma N..Distribution
Conservation Status
reproductive success
Insect Visitors
Germination Success
Lebanon
Matthiola crassifolia
47006August 4th 9:15 am551A/Convention CenterImpact of Shade on Seed Germination, Seedling Development, and Population Growth of the Endangered Wildflower Northern Wild Senna (Senna hebecarpa)
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Oral PaperBerry, Eric; Garrette, Ryan.Senna hebecarpa
finite rate of growth
seedling growth and development
etiolation
secondary succession
shading effects
47007August 4th 9:30 am551A/Convention CenterRare and unusual: Two dioecious solanums (S. polygamum, S. conocarpum) from the Caribbean in need of conservation
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Oral PaperAnderson, Gregory J.; Anderson, Mona; Ray, Gary; Sapio, David; Stanford, Alice.dioecy
Reproductive biology
Conservation biology
island biology
Solanum
pollination
Caribbean
Wednesday, August 4th, 10:15 am to 12:00 pm · 551A/Convention Center
Session 52: Contributed Papers: Conservation Biology II
Presiding: Kevin M. Potter, North Carolina State University
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52001August 4th 10:15 am551A/Convention CenterPalms, sugar, molecules, and conservation: The case of Pseudophoenix ekmanii in Jaragua National Park, Dominican Republic
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Oral PaperNamoff, Sandra; Alberto, Veloz; Francisco, Jimenez; Rodriguez, Rosa; Carl, Lewis; Jeremy, Moynihan; Melissa, Abdo; Michael, Maunder; Meerow, Alan W.; Eric, Von Wettberg; Francisco-Ortega, Javier.Caribbean Islands
conservation genetics
Management Units
microsatellites
SSRs
52002August 4th 10:30 am551A/Convention CenterPreventing loss of viability during seed storage of Eulophia alta (Orchidaceae)
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Oral PaperJohnson, Timothy R.; Kane, Michael E..Germination
Ex situ conservation
Seed storage
orchid
52003August 4th 10:45 am551A/Convention CenterSelf-incompatability, pollen limitation, and endangerment in the Hawaiian silversword alliance (Compositae) on Kaua`i
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Oral PaperBainbridge, Susan J.; Baldwin, Bruce G..self-incompatibility
Endangered species
pollination
pollen limitation
Hawaiian Islands
Dubautia
rainforest
Asteraceae
pollinator limitation
52004August 4th 11:00 am551A/Convention CenterGeographic Distribution of Neotropical Podostemaceae
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ArrayPhilbrick, C. Thomas; Bove, Claudia P.; Stevens, Hannah.Aquatic plants
GIS
river rapids
habitat loss
tropical river
52005August 4th 11:15 am551A/Convention CenterDemographic and spatial structure in stands of Rhamnus cathartica
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Oral PaperWilson, Chester; Fagen, Justin; Ludwig, Josh; Ralles, Steve.non-native species
demography
spatial pattern
52006August 4th 11:30 am551A/Convention CenterFavorable climate change response explains non-native species' success in Thoreauís woods
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Oral PaperDavis, III, Charles C.; Willis, Charles; Ruhfel, Brad R; Primack, Richard; Miller-Rushing, Abraham; Losos, Jonathan.climate change
phenology
phylogeny
Invasive Species
Conservation
52007August 4th 11:45 am551A/Convention CenterPopulation-Level Assessment of Climate Change Genetic Risk in North American Forest Trees
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Oral PaperPotter, Kevin M.; Hargrove, William W.; Koch, Frank H..climate change
Genetic diversity
Forest trees
risk assessment
conservation genetics
Tsuga canadensis
Pinus ponderosa

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