ATBC Online Web Program

New Frontiers in Tropical Biology: The Next 50 Years (A Joint Meeting of ATBC and OTS)

Monday, 24 June 2013

08:00-09:50


PL2
Scientific Plenary
Carlos Garcia Robledo and Kaoru Kitajima

10:20-12:20


S2
Endure Or Perish! Functional Ecology In Changing Tropical Landscapes
Ireri Suazo-Ortuño and Julieta Benitez Malvido

13:50-15:50


S5
Linking Nutrient and Carbon Cycles in Tropical Forests
Maria G. Gei, Benjamin W Sullivan and Silvia Alvarez-Clare

16:10-17:40


S9
Heterogeneity in Tropical Agroecological Landscapes and Its Influence of Ecosystem Services
Jörgen Rudolphi, Peter A Hambäck and Kristoffer Hylander

17:40-19:40

Tuesday, 25 June 2013

08:00-10:00


S12
Multiple Successional Pathways in Human-Modified Landscapes: A Multi-Taxonomic Assessment
Miguel Martinez-Ramos, Felipe P. L. Melo and Victor Arroyo-Rodriguez

10:20-12:20


S14
Field-Based Learning for Tropical Biologists of the 21st Century
Jennifer L. Stynoski, Edward Stashko and George Middendorf

13:50-15:50


S15
Modeling Coupled Natural-Human Systems In The Tropics
Marlene Soriano and Trevor Caughlin

13:50-17:50

16:10-17:40

17:40-19:40

Wednesday, 26 June 2013

08:00-10:00


S22
Frontiers in Plant-Pollinator Interactions and Breeding System Evolution in the Tropics
Silvana Marten-Rodriguez, Lorena Ashworth and Mauricio Quesada

S23A
Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Of Tropical Insects: Part 1
Marcus Kronforst, James L. B. Mallet, Donald H. Feener Jr. and John Longino

10:20-12:20


S23B
Ecology and Evolution of Neotropical Insects II: Butterfly Evolutionary Ecology
Marcus Kronforst, James L. B. Mallet, John Longino and Donald H. Feener Jr.

S24
Trophic Downgrading in Tropical Forests and Its Biodiversity Implications
Walter P Carson, Thomas W. Sherry and Nicole L Michel

S25
Mistletoe Ecology and Evolution
Rodrigo F Fadini and David M Watson

S26
Forest Peoples and Smallholder Forestry: Changing Market Integration, Livelihoods and Contributions To Smallholders To Mitigation and Adaptation
Bronwen Powell, Sergio Ribero, Louis Putzel, Miguel Pinedo-Vasquez, TBD TBD and Terry Sunderland

13:50-15:50


S28
Tropical Fungi: A Cryptic Frontier in Tropical Biology
Heather D'Angelo and Krista L McGuire

S29
Animal Movement Studies in the Golden Age of Telemetry
Patricia Chapple Wright and Lisa C. Davenport

16:10-17:40

17:40-19:40

Thursday, 27 June 2013

08:00-10:00

10:20-12:20


S34
Tropical Stream Ecology: Research Needs in a Changing Planet
Pablo E Gutiérrez-Fonseca and Alonso Ramirez

S35