Announcements and Scientific Program Changes

Friday, August 8 2008

Friday Highlights

All judges of student presentations: 

Students who were awarded Travel awards can pick up their checks at the registration desk.

Please pick up all Silent Auction items by noon.

Reception before banquet begins at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m.

Scientific Papers Withdrawn

Page 53, Functional morphology, in Grand Ballroom I at 10:30; Koop et al. THE RELATIONSHIP OF BILL MORPHOLOGY…

Page 53, Subspecies, in Grand Ballroom II at 10:30.  Remsen. HUMAN COGNITION AND THE SUBSPECIES RANK…

Page 54, Diversification, in Galleria South at 10:45; Brumfield et al.  SPECIATION OF STREAMERTAIL HUMMINGBIRDS…

Page 57, Social information use by birds, in Pavilion West at 3:00; Hahn and Silverman. EFFECTS OF SOCIALLY ENHANCED BREEDING DENSITIES…

Page 58, Conservation, in Galleria South at 3:15; Sun et al. NATURAL HISTORY CHARACTERS OF CHINESE GROUSE…

Page 58, Phylogenetics, in Grand Ballroom II at 4:00; Voelker and Bowie.  SYSTEMATICS OF THE AFRICAN FOREST ROBIN…

Page 59, Immunology et al., in Galleria South at 4:45; Hatch and Smith. REPEATABILITY OF HEMATOCRIT…

Move the following (Page 56) from 12:15 in Pavilion West to 3:00 in Pavilion West:   Betts et al.  SOCIAL INFORMATION TRUMPS VEGETATION…

(Page 59) from 4:30 in Galleria North to 10:30 in Grand Ballroom II:  Omland. MITOCHONDRIA DO NOT A SPECIES…