Insect Evolution

SICB Annual Meeting 2009
January 3-7, 2009
Boston, MA

Symposium “Insect Evolution”
Organized by: Tim Bradley and Adriana Briscoe

List of Speakers

S4.1 Monday, Jan. 5, 08:30 GRIMALDI, D.:

Main Episodes in Insect Evolution and the Importance of Stem Groups

S4.3 Monday, Jan. 5, 09:00 GORB, Stanislav N.:

Convergent evolution of hairy attachment devices

S4.4 Monday, Jan. 5, 09:30 DUDLEY, R.*; YANOVIAK, S.P.:

Arthropod Aloft: The Origins and Functional Diversification of Insect Flight

S4.5 Monday, Jan. 5, 10:30 CONTRERAS, HL*; BRADLEY, TJ:

Osmoregulation in Insects

S4.6 Monday, Jan. 5, 11:00 VANDENBROOKS, J. M.*; KAISER, A.; HARRISON, J.F.:

Tracheal Systems and the Evolution of Insects

S4.7 Monday, Jan. 5, 11:30 BRISCOE, AD:

Evolution of color vision in insects

S4.8 Monday, Jan. 5, 13:00 MERLIN, C.*; REPPERT, S.M.:

The Evolution of Circadian Clocks in Insects

S4.9 Monday, Jan. 5, 13:30 BRADY, S.G.*; DANFORTH, B.N.; CARDINAL, S.:

Phylogeny and evolution of eusocial insects: a comparison of origins and losses in ants and bees


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