G70 Functional Morphology and Feathers

Session organizer(s)

S. G. Bodde

Date: Friday, 8/8/08

Location: Grand Ballroom I

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Oral Presentations

10:00 AM
Cain, K E; Bergeon, C M; Ketterson, E D; MORPHOLOGICAL & PHYSIOLOGICAL CORRELATES OF DIGIT RATIO IN THE DARK-EYED JUNCO (Abstract ID:4904)

10:15 AM
Bodde, S G; Seki, Y; Meyers, M A; MECHANICS AND STRUCTURE OF AVIAN APPENDAGES (Abstract ID:4977)

10:30 AM
Koop, J A; Huber, S K; Bush, S; Clayton, D H; THE RELATIONSHIP OF BILL MORPHOLOGY TO ECTOPARASITE DIVERSITY IN DARWIN'S FINCHES (Abstract ID:4530)

10:45 AM
Stenger, J M; Burtt, E H; THE EFFECTS OF FEATHER-DEGRADING BACTERIA ON PHYSICAL ABRASION OF WHITE AND MELANIC FEATHERS. (Abstract ID:4910)

11:00 AM
Williams, S M; Burtt, E H; STRUCTURE OF ALBINISTIC, MELANIC, AND WHITE FEATHER BARBS (Abstract ID:4925)

11:15 AM
Haribal, M M; Dhondt, A A; Rodriguez, E; THE PRESENCE OF FEATHER MITES ALTERS THE COMPOSITION OF PREEN GLAND SECRETIONS OF HOUSE SPARROWS (Abstract ID:4538)

11:30 AM
Meyers, R A; McFarland, J C; Shepard, L S; HOLD 'EM OR FOLD 'EM? STRUCTURE AND EVOLUTION OF HINDLIMB FLIGHT POSTURE IN BIRDS (Abstract ID:4478)

11:45 AM
Fuller, J M; Homberger, D G; THE ROLE OF THE DOWNY PLUMAGE IN AERODYNAMICALLY STREAMLINING THE BODY CONTOURS OF THE HOUSE SPARROW (PASSER DOMESTICUS) (Abstract ID:4508)

12:00 PM
Doucet, S M; Abdellah, M; Pitcher, T; THE EVOLUTION OF FEMALE PLUMAGE COLOURATION (Abstract ID:4941)

12:15 PM
Rohwer, S; Rohwer, V G; Copple, M; FLIGHT FEATHER MOLT LIMITS THE UPPER SIZE OF FLYING BIRDS. (Abstract ID:4742)

Poster Presentations

There are no Poster presentations for this date.