SOLA Scarab Workers Symposium 2007




Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting
San Diego, California
9 December 2007


1:30 Introduction. Andrew Smith, Canadian Museum of Nature

The scarabs of San Diego County, California. Ron McPeak, Battle Ground, WA

2:10 ScarabNet update. Sacha Spector, American Museum of Natural History

2:30 Phylogeny, biogeography, and behavior of the dung beetle genus Phanaeus (Scarabaeidae: Scarabaeinae). Dana Price, Rutgers University

2:50 An overview of North American Aphodiinae. Paul Skelley, Florida State Collection of Arthropods

3:10 Break

3:30 A revision of the genus Aegidinus Arrow (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae: Orphninae. Julia Colby, University of Nebraska

3:50 Melolonthines in southern South America: a taxonomic quagmire. Andrew Smith, Canadian Museum of Nature

4:10 Rain beetle classification: what's next? Dave Hawks, University of California-Riverside

4:30 News, announcements, and open discussion. Andrew Smith, Canadian Museum of Nature


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