Thanks to Dr.Felix Sperling at the U of A for accumulating all the upcoming bug talks that will take place in the next few weeks.
It all starts Wednesday evening!
February 13 2013; 7 pm Royal Alberta Museum, 12845 102 Ave.
Dr. David Evans Walter, Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute
Talk: “Dancing on the Head of a Pin: Unravelling nature, one mite at a time”
February 14 2013; 4 pm (refreshments at 3:30) Tory Breezeway 1, Univ. Alberta
Dr. Jeff Oliver, Oregon State University
Talk: “Why Fisher and Wright are still important to you: from rapid species discovery to deep time phylogenomics.”
February 15 2013; 12 noon, Biosci M-149, Univ. Alberta
Dr. Katy Prudic, Oregon State University
Talk: “Ecology on the tangled bank: How variation in local interactions affects the evolution of animal signalling” (as illustrated by the evolution of butterfly wing patterns)
February 16 2013 (Sat.); 1:30 – 4 pm, Earth Science Bldg. 2-36, Univ. Alberta
Feralia Symposium, organized by John Acorn, Dept. RenR, Univ. Alberta
Symposium: “A Butterfly Atlas for Alberta” – including 6 talks
February 27 2013; 7 pm Royal Alberta Museum, 12845 102 Ave.
Matthias Buck, Royal Alberta Museum, Assist. Curator, Invertebrate Zoology
Paper Wasps: The adventures of species discovery in the 21st century