SICB Annual Meeting 2008

Late Breaking Symposium: Testing Macroevolutionary Hypotheses of Diversification: Approaches and Perspectives (M. Alfaro)

List of speakers:

LBS3.1 Fri, Jan. 4, 08:00 ALFARO, ME*; BROCK, CDB; BANBURY, B; DORNBURG, A; SANTINI, F: Testing macroevolutionary hypotheses in fishes: examples from the Acanthomorpha

LBS3.2 Fri, Jan. 4, 08:30 HARMON, LJ: Constraints and the scaling of evolutionary rates

LBS3.3 Fri, Jan. 4, 09:00 MCKENNA, Duane D.: Diversification at the Plant/Insect Interface: The Evolutionary Radiation of Beetles (Order Coleoptera)

LBS3.4 Fri, Jan. 4, 09:30 BROCK, Chad D*; ALFARO, Mike E; HARMON, Luke J: Common biases in empirical tests of diversification using phylogenetic trees

LBS3.5 Fri, Jan. 4, 10:30 O'MEARA, B.C.: Using rates of character evolution

LBS3.6 Fri, Jan. 4, 11:00 SIDLAUSKAS, B. L.: The results of replicate radiation: reconstructing parallel ecomorphological diversification in African and South American characiform fishes

LBS3.7 Fri, Jan. 4, 11:30 WAGNER, P.J.: Paleontological assessments of diversity dynamics