A02 Subspecies: their reality and utility in conservation and evolutionary biology

Session organizer(s)

Susan Haig

Kevin Winker

Date: Friday, 8/8/08

Location: Grand Ballroom II

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Oral Presentations

10:00 AM
Winker, K; GEOGRAPHICALLY PARTITIONED VARIATION WITHIN SPECIES: A GOLDMINE OF EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY AND A CHALLENGE FOR CONSERVATION. (Abstract ID:4535)

10:15 AM
Haig, S M; D'Elia, J; WHAT'S IN A NAME: GENETICS AND THE ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT (Abstract ID:5012)

10:30 AM
Remsen, J V; HUMAN COGNITION AND THE SUBSPECIES RANK IN BIRD CLASSIFICATION (Abstract ID:4737)

10:45 AM
Patten, M A; PARADIGMS AND NULL EXPECTATIONS IN SUBSPECIES DIAGNOSIS (Abstract ID:4375)

11:00 AM
Mumme, R L; Pérez-Emán, J L; Jablonski, P G; EVOLUTIONARY SIGNIFICANCE OF SUBSPECIFIC VARIATION IN A MYIOBORUS REDSTART: PHYLOGEOGRAPHY, PLUMAGE PATTERN AND FORAGING ECOLOGY (Abstract ID:4418)

11:15 AM
Phillimore, A B; Owens, I P; Black, R A; Clegg, S M; COMPLEX PATTERNS OF GENETIC AND PHENOTYPIC DIVERGENCE IN AN ISLAND BIRD (Abstract ID:4365)

11:30 AM
Cicero, C; THE SIGNIFICANCE OF SUBSPECIES: A CASE STUDY OF SAGE SPARROWS (AMPHISPIZA BELLI) (Abstract ID:4320)

11:45 AM
Dumbacher, J P; PHYLOGEOGRAPHY AND EVOLUTION IN NEW GUINEA'S VARIABLE PITOHUI: CRITERIA FOR AND THE UTILITY OF REVISING SPECIES AND SUBSPECIES (Abstract ID:4979)

12:00 PM
Oyler-McCance, S J; Quinn, T W; WHEN MORPHOLOGY MATTERS MOST: ASSESSING THE IMPORTANCE OF MORPHOLOGICAL DIFFERENCES IN GROUSE (Abstract ID:4770)

12:15 PM
Fitzpatrick, J W; SUBSPECIES IN AVIAN TAXONOMY ARE MAINLY FOR CONVENIENCE (Abstract ID:4725)

4:30 PM
Omland, K E; MITOCHONDRIA DO NOT A SPECIES OR A SUBSPECIES MAKE: THE PROBLEM WITH USING SINGLE LOCUS MONOPHYLY TO ERECT OR SINK TAXA IN BIRDS (Abstract ID:5051)

Poster Presentations

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