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Wednesday, July 31st

Wednesday, July 31st, 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm · Grand Ballroom A/Riverside Hilton
Session SY12: Symposium: Past Presidents\' Symposium. Biodiversity: Past, Present, and Future
Presiding: Stephen Weller, University of California Irvine
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July 31st 2:00 pmGrand Ballroom A/Riverside HiltonIntroduction
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SY12002July 31st 2:15 pmGrand Ballroom A/Riverside HiltonThe “Endless Forms”: Genetics, Development, and Evolution of Flower Color and Shape
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Symposium or Colloquium PresentationYuan, Yaowu; Sagawa, Janelle; Bradshaw, Toby.Flower color and shape
Mimulus
Genetics
Development
Evolution
SY12003July 31st 2:45 pmGrand Ballroom A/Riverside HiltonFloristic change during a global greenhouse event 56 million years ago: what can we learn about the future?
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Symposium or Colloquium PresentationWing, Scott.global change
climate
Paleobotany
extinction
SY12004July 31st 3:15 pmGrand Ballroom A/Riverside HiltonNew insights on the origins of extant fern diversity
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Symposium or Colloquium PresentationSchuettpelz, Eric.biodiversity
divergence time estimation
diversification
ferns
mega-phylogeny approach
July 31st 3:45 pmGrand Ballroom A/Riverside HiltonBreak
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SY12006July 31st 4:15 pmGrand Ballroom A/Riverside HiltonThe dark side of N: Why nitrogen is dangerous for native plant diversity and what we can do about it
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Symposium or Colloquium PresentationSuding, Katharine.nitrogen
biodiversity
alpine tundra
microbial
competition
global change
Species richness
SY12007July 31st 4:45 pmGrand Ballroom A/Riverside HiltonBiodiversity in a fragmented landscape: linking forest productivity, introduced predators, and native arthropod and bird communities in lava-fragmented ecosystems in Hawaii
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Symposium or Colloquium PresentationFukami, Tadashi; Wilson, Erin E.; Knowlton, Jessie L.; Gruner, Daniel S.; Leopold, Devin R.; Flaspohler, David J.; Giardina, Christian P..ecology
island biogeography
SY12008July 31st 5:15 pmGrand Ballroom A/Riverside HiltonPlant Conservation in a Changing World
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Symposium or Colloquium PresentationHavens, Kayri; Vitt, Pati.conservation
global change
restoration
seed banking
July 31st 5:45 pmGrand Ballroom A/Riverside HiltonDiscussion
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