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Tuesday June 29

 

Oral Presentation Abstracts

Overview
PDTEDTConcurrent Track 1Concurrent Track 2
8:45 AM11:45 AMBehavior - Session 2Molecular Phylogenetics and Systematics - Session 3 &
Functional Morphology
10:45 AM1:45 PMEcology, Diversity, and Life History - Session 3Education and/or Outreach &
Morphological Evolution and Taxonomy - Session 1
12:30 PM3:30 PMEcology, Diversity, and Life History - Session 4Morphological Evolution and Taxonomy - Session 2

 

Concurrent Track 1: Behavior - Session 2

Moderator: Sean McCann

Student competition talks are marked with an asterisk.

PDTEDTPresenter / Title
8:45 AM11:45 AM

Treson Thompson* - Out of Sight Out of Mind: Assessing the Role of Vision in Venom Metering in the Southern Unstriped Scorpion (Vaejovis carolinianus)

Recording

9:00 AM12:00 PM

Olivia Bauer-Nilsen* - Invisible signals: Insights into chemical communication in the brush legged wolf-spider

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9:15 AM12:15 PM

Autumn Otto* - He’s compensating for something: Male Schizocosa ocreata wolf spiders use increased courtship vigor to compensate for a visual trait indicating poor condition

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9:30 AM12:30 PM

Brandi Pessman* - Urbanization increases web aggregation of funnel-web spiders, Agelenopsis pennsylvanica

Recording

9:45 AM12:45 PM

Laura Segura-Hernández* - Dancing to different rhythms: description of the reproductive behavior of two pseudoscorpion species

Recording

10:00 AM1:00 PM

Hina Nazli - Comparative sublethal effects of insecticides spiromesifen and thiamethoxam on the functional response of Oxyopes javanus

No recording available

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Concurrent Track 2: Molecular Phylogenetics and Systematics - Session 3 & Functional Morphology

Moderator: Matthias Foellmer

PDTEDTPresenter / Title
8:45 AM11:45 PM

Rina Morisawa - Sequencing ultraconserved elements in the New Zealand mite harvestman genus Rakaia

Recording

9:00 AM12:00 PM

Andrew Ontano - Taxonomic sampling and rare genomic change overcome long-branch attraction in the phylogenetic placement of pseudoscorpions

Recording

9:15 AM12:15 PM

Caitlin Baker - Population genomics of Charinus whip spiders (Amblypygi: Charinidae) from Israel

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9:30 AM12:30 PM

Shahan Derkarabetian - The challenge of delimiting cryptic species, and a supervised machine learning solution

Recording

9:45 AM12:45 PM

Hannah Wood - Evolutionary relationships among extant and extinct palpimanoid spiders

Recording not shared

10:00 AM1:00 PM

Dante Poy* - Functional replacement in genital locking led to multiple RTA losses in ghost spiders (Amaurobioidinae, Anyphaenidae)

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Concurrent Track 1: Ecology, Diversity, and Life History - Session 3

Moderator: Mercedes Burns

PDTEDTPresenter / Title
10:45 AM1:45 PM

Shazia Riyaz - Phenology of wolf spider Pardosa flavisterna Caporiacco, 1935 (Araneae: Lycosidae) in agroecosystems of Kashmir, India

Recording

11:00 AM2:00 PM

Victoria Schmalhofer - Interaction modification in a pollination system: presence of beggarticks reduces foraging success of spiders occupying goldenrod

Recording

11:15 AM2:15 PM

Annie Simpson - More than 500 introduced Euchelicerata are established in the United States

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11:30 AM2:30 PM

Shawn Wilder - Predicting the fate of nitrogen during spider-arthropod trophic interactions

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11:45 AM2:45 PM

Michael Draney - Spatial Distribution of a Tree Trunk Specialist Spider (Linyphiidae: Drapetisca alteranda): Landscape Versus Microhabitat Drivers

Recording

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Concurrent Track 2: Education and/or Outreach & Morphological Evolution and Taxonomy - Session 1

Moderator:  Doug Gaffin

PDTEDTPresenter / Title
10:45 AM1:45 PM

Winnifred Wolfe* - The Environmental Impact of Spiders - Outreach for Adult Audiences

Recording

11:00 AM2:00 PM

Angela Chuang - Spiders in the spotlight: a global assessment of news coverage on spiders and spider bites

Recording

11:15 AM2:15 PM

Alireza Zamani* - Spiders of Iran: past, present and future

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11:30 AM2:30 PM

Erika Garcia - The examination of cheliceral shape morphology in camel spiders (Eremobatidae: Therobatinae) using Elliptical Fourier analysis

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11:45 AM2:45 PM

Fabián García - Taxonomic revision of the spider genus Falconina Brignoli, 1985 (Araneae: Corinnidae: Corinninae): preliminary results

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Concurrent Track 1: Ecology, Diversity, and Life History - Session 4

Moderator: Sandra Correa-Garhwal

PDTEDTPresenter / Title
12:30 PM3:30 PM

Marc Milne - Effects of fire on ground-dwelling spider assemblages in central Indiana forests

Recording

12:45 PM3:45 PM

Ana S. Muñoz-Montoya - Arañas del suelo (Araneae) de la Reserva San Pedro (Santa Elena, Medellín): construyendo una línea de base para monitorear los cambios en procesos de restauración

Recording

1:00 PM4:00 PM

Stano Pekar - The World Spider Trait database (WST): a centralised global open repository for curated data on spider traits

Recording

1:15 PM4:15 PM

Luis Campili Pereira - Behavioral manipulation in two Linyphiidae spiders induced by the parasitoid wasp Eruga unilabiana Pádua & Sobczak 2018 (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae)

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1:30 PM4:30 PM

Erin Powell - Juvenile leg autotomy predicts final weapon morph in a New Zealand harvestman

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1:45 PM4:45 PM

Paula Cushing - Trophic specialization and chemical integration of a newly described spider ant symbiont

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Concurrent Track 2: Morphological Evolution and Taxonomy - Session 2

Moderator: Michael Draney

PDTEDTPresenter / Title
12:30 PM3:30 PM

Lily Turri - Eye size reflects habitat in tarantulas

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12:45 PM3:45 PM

David Chamé-Vázquez - The Guardstone Spiders of the genus Phonotimpus (Araneae, Phrurolithidae) in North of Mexico

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1:00 PM4:00 PM

Robert Kallal - Tales of schizomid tails: patterns in schizomid flagellum shape from elliptical Fourier analysis

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1:15 PM4:15 PM

Francisco Andres Rivera-Quiroz - Pushing the limits of micro-CT visualizations, PTA staining to observe the spider central nervous system

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1:30 PM4:30 PM

Jeremy Wilson - Geometric morphometrics reveal sister species in sympatry and a cline in genital morphology in a ghost spider genus

Recording

1:45 PM4:45 PM

Victor Fet - Scorpions of the Caucasus: current advances and perspectives

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