Animal Behavior Society
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Meeting Program


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SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 2018


CONFERENCE  DAY 3 



8:15 - 8:30 AM
PLENARY/SYMPOSIUM

MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
Chair/Organizer: Jonathan Pruitt
Union Ballroom


8:30 - 9:30 AM

PLENARY/SYMPOSIUM

PLENARY TALK: GORDON BURGHARDT
Union Ballroom


9:30 - 10:00 AM

BREAK

MORNING COFFEE/SNACKS
2nd Floor Lounge


10:00 - 12:00 PM

PARALLEL TALKS

COMBINATION SESSION
Lapham 103


10:00
Linking variation in antipredator behavior to changes in gene expression in threespine stickleback fish
Matthew A. Wund1, Jason Keagy2, Meagan Rodriguez1, Paul Mitchell1, Elizabeth Thoresen1, Alison M. Bell2. 1The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ, United States2The University of Illinois, Urbana, Urbana, IL, United States

10:15
"Behavior and morphology indicate an Allen’s x Rufous Hummingbird hybrid zone in southern Oregon"
Brian M. Myers1,2, Christopher J. Clark2, Kevin J. Burns1, David T. Rankin2. 1San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, United States2University of California, Riverside, Riverside, CA, United States

10:30
Persistence in extractive foraging: comparing humans and tufted capuchin monkeys (Sapajus libidinosus)
Caroline E. Jones, Michelle vanDellen, Dorothy M. Fragaszy. University of Georgia Department of Psychology, Athens, GA, United States

10:45
Effects of Mammalian Aposematic Pattern and Contrast Variation on Predator Avoidance Learning
Kathy Vo, Theodore Stankowich. California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA, United States

11:00
Multiple Environmental Cues Impact Habitat Choice During Nocturnal Homing of Specialized Reef Shrimp
Molly M. Ashur, Danielle L. Dixson. University of Delaware, Lewes, DE, United States

11:15
Temperature Effects on Various Mating Behaviors in a Singing Insect
Noah T. Leith, Dowen I. Jocson, Kasey D. Fowler-Finn. Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

11:30
Behavioral tolerance of infection and its consequences for pathogen transmission
James S Adelman, Rachel M Ruden. Iowa State University, Ames, IA, United States

11:45
Open Slot.

12:00
Open Slot.


10:00 - 12:30 PM

PLENARY/SYMPOSIUM

ALLEE SYMPOSIUM
Chair/Organizer: Jennifer Fewell
Union Ballroom


10:00
Interference, Exploitation, and Niche Partitioning: Competition Informs Conservation of Pacific Pocket Mice
Rachel Y. Chock. University of California, Los Angeles, CA, United States

10:30
Evidence for Maternal Hormone Provisioning as an Adaptive Response to Social Density in an Insect
Katherine C Crocker1,2, Mark D Hunter1. 1University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States2Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States

11:00
Long-term social relationships affect reproductive success and survival in a territorial squirrel  
Erin R. Siracusa1, Stan Boutin2, Murray M. Humphries3, Ben Dantzer4, Jeffrey E. Lane5, David W. Coltman2, Andrew G. McAdam1. 1University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada2University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada3McGill University, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Quebec, Canada4University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, United States5University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada

11:30
Subdued sound sensitivity in the city: urban house finches show reduced behavioural responses to novel noises
Melinda Weaver, Pierce Hutton, Kevin J. McGraw. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, United States

12:00
Individual variation in queen personality and morphology predicts colony performance in the wild
Colin M. Wright1, Elizabeth A. Tibbetts2, Jonathan N. Pruitt3. 1Penn State, State College, PA, United States2University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, United States3University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, United States


ANIMAL BEHAVIOR IN HISTORICAL CONTEXT: NOVEL INSIGHTS FROM INTERDISCIPLINARY ENCOUNTERS SYMPOSIUM
LUB N140


10:00
Questions of Instinct
Colin G. Beer. Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey, United States

10:30
Konrad Lorenz on human degeneration and social decline: a chronic preoccupation
Theodora J. Kalikow. University of Maine Farmington, Farmington, Maine, United States

11:00
Tinbergen’s neglected fourth question on the phylogeny of behavior  
J. Jordan Price. St. Mary's College of Maryland, St. Mary's City, MD, United States

11:30
Ethology and Animal Behavior in Latin America  
Klaus Jaffe1, Juan Carlos Correa2, Zuleyma Tang-Martinez3. 1Universidad Simon Bolivar, Caracas, Miranda, Venezuela2Universidad Konrad Lorenz, Bogota Columbia3U. of Missouri, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

12:00
A Brief History of Parasites, Behavior, and Fickle Fashion
Janice Moore. Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States

PARALLEL TALKS

COMMUNICATION 2
LUB S151


10:00
Developmental experience may contribute to female preferences for male mating signals
Amy V. H. Strauss1, Jeffrey Podos1,2. 1Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, United States2Department of Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, United States

10:15
Chemical signals communicate quality in a tropical lekking songbird
Danielle J. Whittaker1, Meredith Kuzel2, Mikayla Burrell3, Helena A. Soini3, Milos V. Novotny3, Emily DuVal2. 1Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, United States2Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, United States3Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, United States

10:30
Come together, right now: investigating spotted hyena coordination across time and distance.
Andrew S. Gersick1, Frants H Jensen2, Ariana Strandburg-Peshkin3, Kenna DS Lehmann4, Kay E Holekamp4. 1Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States2Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Aarhus, Midtjylland, Denmark3University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Baden-Württemberg, Germany4Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States

10:45
Song coordination of intruding pairs influences duetting behavior of riverside wrens
Chris Templeton1,3, Nigel Mann2, Peter Slater3. 1Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR, United States2The Glasgow Academy, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom3University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom

11:00
Mismatch in receiver responses to multimodal signals in the dwarf gecko, Cnemaspis mysoriensis
Md Shakilur Kabir1, Radhika Venkatesan2, Maria Thaker1. 1Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnataka, India2National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

11:15
Social Variables Impacting Chick-a-dee Calling in Response to Acoustic Stimuli
Brittany Coppinger1, Kathryn Sieving2, Jeffrey Lucas3, Todd M. Freeberg1. 1University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, TN, United States2University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, United States3Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States

11:30
Variation in How Birds Listen to Their Songs
Adam R. Fishbein1, Nora H. Prior1, Shelby L. Lawson2, Gregory F. Ball1, Robert J. Dooling1. 1University of Maryland, College Park, MD, United States2University of Illinois, Champaign, IL, United States

11:45
Explaining strength of response to playback of local vs foreign bird song in meta-analysis  
Timothy H Parker1,2, Emma I Greig3, Shinichi Nakagawa4, Marcelina Parra1, Anthony Dalisio5. 1Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA, United States2Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia3Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, United States4University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia5Emporia State University, Emporia, KS, United States

12:00
Do Grasshopper Sparrows Have a Caribbean Accent?
Bernard Lohr1, Sara A. Kaiser2. 1University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, United States2Smithsonian Center for Conservation Genomics, National Zoological Park, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, WA, United States

12:15
Social ontogeny of mating signals and mate preferences in insect acoustic communication
Camille Desjonquères, Rafael L. Rodríguez. University Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, United States


SOCIAL BEHAVIOR 3
LUB N146


10:00
Oh Neighbor, Where Art Thou? Prairie dog awareness of neighbors’ vigilance is spatially explicit.
Elise M Couillard, James F Hare. University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

10:15
The effect of subgroups on collective behavior in ungulates
Blair R. Costelloe1,2, Benjamin Koger1,2, Vivek H. Sridhar1,2, Iain D. Couzin1,2. 1Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, Konstanz, Baden-Württemberg, Germany2University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

10:30
Social Information and Habitat Selection in Blue-winged and Golden-winged Warblers
Stephen A. Tyndel1, Michael P. Ward1, Jinelle H. Sperry1,2. 1University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States2US Army Corps of Engineers: Engineer Research Development Center, Champaign, Illinois, United States

10:45
Sounds Speak up About the Hidden Social Dynamics of the Mysterious Maned Wolves
Luane S. Ferreira1,2, Luciana H. Rocha1, Victor Sábato1, Danielly Duarte1,2, Edvaldo Neto1, Flávio H. Rodrigues1,3, Renata Sousa-Lima1,2. 1Laboratory of Bioacoustics - Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte State, Natal, RN, Brazil2Psychobiology Graduate Program - Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte State, Natal, RN, Brazil3Federal University of Minas Gerais State, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil

11:00
Assessing the Role of Social Selection in the Evolution of a Plumage Trait in Andean Brushfinches
Jorge/E Avendaño, Carlos/D Cadena. Laboratorio de Biología Evolutiva de Vertebrados, Departamento de Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá Columbia

11:15
Owls, Floor Plans, and Other Tools; a Case of Feline Inappropriate Elimination and Marital Discord
Jennie R. Lane, RVT, MA, ACAAB. Synergy Animal Behavior, Alexandria, VA, United States

11:30
Male electric fish always disregard sometimes unreliable signals
Philip Stoddard, Stephanie Sardinas, Luis Lopez. Dept. Biological Sciences, Florida International Univ., Miami, FL, United States

11:45
The Vocal Repertoire of the Most Highly Gregarious Carnivore
Kenna D S Lehmann, Kay E Holekamp. MIchigan State University, East Lansing, MI, United States

12:00
Synergy, through behavioral complementarity, drives evolution in biology and economics  
Klaus Jaffe. Universidad Simon Bolivar, Caracas, Miranda, Venezuela

12:15
Interplay of Behavioral Plasticity and Genotypic Variation: Effects on Social Groups and Selection
Eric W. Wice, Julia B. Saltz. Rice University, Houston, TX, United States


12:30 - 1:30 PM

LUNCH

LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
Sandburg Cafe (Meal Plan)


1:30 - 3:30 PM

PLENARY/SYMPOSIUM

ALLEE SYMPOSIUM II
Union Ballroom


1:30
Individual female mate preferences mask overall preference in a tropical jumping spider
Leonardo B Castilho1, Regina H Macedo1, Maydianne CB Andrade2. 1Universidade de Brasília, Brasília, DF, Brazil2University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario , Canada

2:00
Inferring internal state from females' pre-mating behaviour in greater sage-grouse
Anna C Perry1, Kira M Long2, David J Harris3, Alan H Krakauer1, Gail L Patricelli1. 1University of California, Davis, CA, United States2University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL, United States3University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, United States

2:30
Choosiness as a component of life history strategies in cabbage white butterflies
Sarah Jaumann1,2. 1The George Washington University, Washington, DC, United States2University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN, United States

3:00
Evolving the capacity for social guidance of vocal learning in songbirds
Samantha Carouso-Peck, Michael H. Goldstein. Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States


ANIMAL BEHAVIOR IN HISTORICAL CONTEXT: NOVEL INSIGHTS FROM INTERDISCIPLINARY ENCOUNTERS SYMPOSIUM II
LUB N140


1:30
Toward an evolutionary understanding of mind: Darwin to present
Michael Trestman. University of California, Davis, Davis, California, United States

2:00
Group Selection and Animal Behavior: Examining the role of theory in discipline formation
Mark Borrello. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, United States

2:30
Governing the Hive: Biological Individuality and Animal States in the Nineteenth Century
Lynn K. Nyhart. University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, United States

3:00
Colloquial Science at the Intersection of Pop-Ethology and Professional Research: A History
Erika Milam. Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States

PARALLEL TALKS

COMMUNICATION 3
LUB S151


1:30
Male Plasticity & Distracting Environments in the Attention-Grabbing Display of a Jumping Spider
Sebastian / A Echeverri1, Daniel Zurek1,2, Nathan Morehouse1,2. 1University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, United States2University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

1:45
Insect Phonology: Combinatorial Signal Processing in Enchenopa Treehoppers (Hemiptera: Membracidae)
Bretta L. Speck, Samuel T. Belo, Samuel A. Johnson, Sara A. Seidita, Caley M. Conley, Rafael L. Rodriguez. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, United States

2:00
The Importance of Matching Visual Cues in an Intertidal Habitat
Monserrat Suárez-Rodríguez, Karla Kruesi, Guillermina Alcaraz. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Facultad de Ciencias, Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico

2:15
Cultural selection as a mechanism of acoustic adaptation to urban noise for songbirds
Dana L Moseley1,2,3, Graham E Derryberry4, Jennifer N Phillips5, Julie E Danner5, Raymond M Danner6, David A Luther3,7, Elizabeth P Derryberry8. 1James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, United States2Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, Washington, DC, United States3George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, United States4Museum of Natural Science, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, United States5Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, United States6University of North Caroline Wilmington, Wilmington, NC, United States7Smithsonian Mason School of Conservation, Front Royal, VA, United States8University Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, United States

2:30
Testing the sensory overload hypothesis using alarm pheromones of two species of ants in the genus Camponotus
Todd D. Johnson, Lawrence M. Hanks. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, United States

2:45
Does visual information influence the perception of auditory groups?
Ryan Taylor1,2, Kim Hunter1, Hamilton Farris3, Andrew Cronin1. 1Salisbury University, Salisbury, Maryland, United States2Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Balboa, Panama, Panama3LSU Health Science Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

3:00
Modeling the Production of Complex Calls in Túngara Frogs
Nicole M. Kime1, Preston S. Wilson2, Michael J. Ryan2,3. 1Edgewood College, Madison, WI, United States2University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, United States3Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Balboa Ancon Panama

3:15
Energy mediates developmental interactions between vocal, postural and locomotor behaviors in marmosets
Morgan L. Gustison1,2, Jeremy I. Borjon1,3, Daniel Y. Takahashi1, Asif A. Ghazanfar1. 1Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States2University of Texas, Austin, TX, United States3Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, United States


SOCIAL EVOLUTION
LUB N146


1:30
Are urban song sparrows more dishonest?
Çağlar Akçay1,2, Michelle L. Beck2,3, Kendra B. Sewall2. 1Koc University, Istanbul Turkey2Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, United States3Rivier University, Nashua, NH, United States

1:45
AGONISM MANAGEMENT BY VOCAL SIGNALS IN SUBTERRANEAN RODENTS: A NEGLECTED FACTOR FACILITATING SOCIAL CONDITION?
Gabriel Francescoli1, Cristian Schleich2. 1Etologia. Fac. de Ciencias. UdelaR, Montevideo Uruguay2IIMyC-CONICET. UNMDP, Mar del Plata Argentina

2:00
A siblicidal origin for avian brood parasitism?
Andrew G Fulmer1,2, Mark E Hauber1,2. 1The Graduate Center, CUNY, New York, New York, United States2Hunter College, CUNY, New York, New York, United States

2:15
The evolution of female choice in species with male-only care
Danilo G Muniz, Gustavo S Requena, Glauco Machado. University of São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil

2:30
Priority effects, not color, determine success in poison frog male-male territorial competition
Yusan Yang, Corinne L. Richards-Zawacki. University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

2:45
Winning experience and social context reshape territorial strategy in a wild bird
Meredith C Miles, Matthew J Fuxjager. Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, United States

3:00
The Role of Contact Calls in Restoring Group Cohesion in a Semi-free Ranging Social Ungulate
Lisa O'Bryan1, Abaid Nicole2, Shinnosuke Nakayama3, Tanujit Dey4, Andrew King5, Guy Cowlishaw6, Daniel Rubenstein7, Simon Garnier1. 1New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, United States2Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States3New York University, New York, New York, United States4Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland, Ohio, United States5Swansea University, Swansea Wales6Zoological Society of London, London United Kingdom7Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States8New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, United States

3:15
Open Slot.


2:00 - 6:00 PM

WORKSHOP

APPLIED PUBLIC DAY: GIVING PETS THE GOOD LIFE - THE SCIENCE OF ANIMAL BEHAVIOR TELLS US HOW
Kenwood IRC 1150


3:30 - 4:00 PM

BREAK

AFTERNOON COFFEE/SNACKS
2nd Floor Lounge


4:00 - 6:00 PM

PLENARY/SYMPOSIUM

ALLEE SYMPOSIUM III
Union Ballroom


4:00
Invasive process does not produce ‘invasive syndrome’ in Xiphophorus helleri-maculatus hybrids
Danielle M D'Amore, Viorel D Popescu, Molly R Morris. Ohio University, Athens, OH, United States

4:30
Life with Cannibals: Evolution of Maternal Effects in Populations Varying in a Social Stressor
Melissa A. Graham1, John A. Baker1, Ryan L. Earley2, Susan A. Foster1. 1Clark University, Worcester, MA, United States2University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, United States

5:00
Chemical and acoustic signals of MHC and MHC-mediated mate choice in a wild songbird
Joel W.G. Slade1,2, Matthew J. Watson1, Tosha R. Kelly1, Elizabeth A. MacDougall-Shackleto1. 1Western University, London, ON, Canada2BEACON Center at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, United States

5:30
Unschdeuled.


ANIMAL BEHAVIOR IN HISTORICAL CONTEXT: NOVEL INSIGHTS FROM INTERDISCIPLINARY ENCOUNTERS SYMPOSIUM III
LUB N140


4:00
How do we know the things we think we know? Paradigms, imperfect science, and lizard mating systems
Ambika Kamath1, Jonathan Losos2. 1UCSB, Santa Barbara, California, United States2Washington University at St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

4:30
Bateman 1948: rise and fall of a foundational paper?
Thierry HOQUET. Paris Nanterre University, Paris, N/A, France

5:00
Beyond Visibility: Exploring the Impact of Diversity and Inclusion Activism on Animal Behavior
Danielle N Lee. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Illinois, United States

5:30
The Impact of Women on the History of Animal Behavior and in the ABS
Zuleyma Tang-Martinez. University of Missouri-St. Louis , St. Louis , MO, United States

PARALLEL TALKS

AGONISM
LUB N146


4:00
A tale of two widows: Influence of behavioral variation on an invasive and native widow
Cameron Jones1, Lea Pollack 1, Nicholas DiRienzo2. 1University of California, Davis, Davis, California, United States2University of Arizona, Tuscon, Arizona, United States

4:15
The effects of sex, species, and territorial ownership on the behavior of two woodland salamanders.
Ben Dalton, Colton Lynn, Alicia Mathis. Missouri State University, Springfield, MO, United States

4:30
The effects of competition and the social environment on aggression
R. Julia Kilgour, Ryan Norris, Andrew McAdam. University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

4:45
How damage capacity affects the dynamics of self-assessment contests
Paulo Enrique C. Peixoto1, Gabriel Lobregat2. 1Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil2Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Viçosa, Minas Gerais, Brazil

5:00
How the position of muscles in relation to the weapon influence contests?
Alexandre V. Palaoro1, Paulo E. C. Peixoto2. 1Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil2Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

5:15
Quantifying Aggression in a Wild-Caught Drosophila pseudoobscura
Elizabeth K. Peterson1,2, Hugh E. Long1,2, Tyler Harvey1,2. 1Communities to Build Active STEM Engagement, Colorado State University-Pueblo, Pueblo, CO, United States2Department of Biology, Colorado State University-Pueblo, Pueblo, CO, United States

5:30
Open Slot.

5:45
Open Slot.


COMMUNICATION 4
LUB S151


4:00
Note-level analysis of performance constraints in a bird song
David Logue1,2, Bailey Walton1, Orlando Medina3. 1University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada2University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Puerto Rico3US Fish and Wildlife Service, Cabo Rojo Puerto Rico

4:15
Eastern Bluebirds Have Complex Female Song: A New Statistical Approach to Demonstrate Equivalence 
Evangeline M Shank, Thomas Mathew, Derek A Coss, Bernard Lohr, Kevin E Omland. University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

4:30
INVESTIGATING THE CHEMICAL BASIS FOR OLFACTORY RECOGNITION IN LEACH’S STORM-PETRELS
Sarah Jennings, Gabrielle Nevitt, Susan Ebeler. University of California, Davis, CA, United States

4:45
Sexual Dimorphism and Interspecific Differences in Signal Repetition Rate in Neotropical Katydids
Laurel Symes, Sharon Martinson, Hannah ter Hofstede. Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, United States

5:00
Supernormal false alarms: anti-midge swats elicit conspicuous displays in neighbor frogs via ripples
Brian C. Leavell1, Viviana Velez2, Hoover E. Pantoja2,3, Wouter Halfwerk4,5, Ximena E. Bernal1,5. 1Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States2Program of Study and Control of Tropical Diseases, University of Antioquia, Medellín, Antioquia, Columbia3Department of Electronic Engineering, University of Antioquia, Medellín, Antioquia, Columbia4Department of Ecological Science, VU University, Amsterdam Netherlands5Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Apartado, Balboa, Ancón, Panama

5:15
The low-frequency acoustic structure of mobbing calls differs across habitat types in three passerine families
Alexis C. Billings1,2. 1University of Montana, Missoula, MT, United States2University of Nevada - Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, United States

5:30
Open Slot.

5:45
Open Slot.


SEXUAL SELECTION & SEXUAL CONFLICT
Lapham 103


4:00
Mate choice dynamics of early generation swordtail fish hybrids
Daniel L Powell1,2, Gil G Rosenthal1,2. 1Texas A&M University, college station, TX, United States2Centro de Investigaciones Científicas de las Huastecas “Aguazarca” (CICHAZ), calnali, Hidalgo, Mexico

4:15
Personality drive: broad behavioral mechanisms as a substrate for variation in mate choice 
Gil G. Rosenthal1,2. 1Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States2Centro de Investigaciones Científicas de las Huastecas “Aguazarca”, Calnali, Hidalgo, Mexico

4:30
Potential alternative mating strategies in the dimorphic males of the jumping spider, Maevia inclemens
Laurel B. Lietzenmayer1, Zachary Burns2, Richard O. Murphy1, Lisa A. Taylor1. 1University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, United States2Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY, United States

4:45
Social Influence on Hormones and Rapid Color Change in a Neotropical Toad
Katrina M Switzer1, Amy EM Newman2, Dan J Mennill1, Stephanie M Doucet1. 1University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada2University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada

5:00
Time and experience influence dynamics of sexual selection in D. melanogaster
Julia B. Saltz, Tracy Douglas. Rice University, Houston, TX, United States

5:15
The Persistence of Alternative Reproductive Tactics and Satellite Males: Testing Game Theoretic Predictions
Ned Dochtermann1, Courtney Garrison1, Scott Sakaluk2. 1Department of Biological Sciences North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, United States2School of Biological Sciences Illinois State University, Normal, IL, United States

5:30
Social Influence on Hormones and Rapid Color Change in a Neotropical Toad
Katrina M Switzer1, Dan J Mennill1, Amy EM Newman2, Stephanie M Doucet1. 1University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada2University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada

5:45
Male-Female Interactions During Courtship in a Lekking Bird with Complex, Acrobatic Displays
Carla C. Vanderbilt, Emily H. DuVal. Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, United States


6:00 - 7:00 PM

PLENARY/SYMPOSIUM

PLENARY TALK: DAMIAN ELIAS
Union Ballroom


7:30 - 9:00 PM

DINNER BREAKS

DINNER ON YOUR OWN
Sandburg Cafe (Meal Plan)

BY INVITATION ONLY

HISTORY SYMPOSIUM DINNER DISCUSSION (BRING YOUR OWN MEAL)
Channel Lounge


7:30 - 9:30 PM

EVENING ACTIVITY

LGBTQIA DINNER
Gasthaus Grill


8:00 - 10:00 PM

EVENING ACTIVITY

ABS FILM FESTIVAL
Union Ballroom