CONGRESS PRESENTATIONS

Congress attended by Paraecologists

  • Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation Conference, Bali, Indonesia, July 2010
  • New Guinea Biological Conference in Port Moresby, 2006   
  • 6th New Guinea Biological Conference, Manokwari University, Manokwari, Indonesia, October 2004
  • Biotic Interactions in the Tropics conference organised by the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation and the British Ecological Society, Aberdeen, U.K., 2003
  • New Guinea Biological “Conference Conservation through Education and Research”, University of Goroka, Goroka, Papua New Guinea, 2003
  • The Royal Entomological Society Meeting, Reading, U. K., 2003
  • New Guinea Biological Conference, Cenderwasih University, Jayapura, Indonesia, 2002
  • Third International Canopy Conference, Cairns, Australia, 2002
  • Science and Technology in Developing Countries: Emerging Trends in the New Millenium, University of Goroka, Goroka, 2001
  • New Guinea Biological Conference, Wau Ecology Institute, Wau, 2000
  • New Guinea Biological Conference, Tabubil, 1996
Kenneth Molem speaking at the congress Science and Technology in Developing Countries: Emerging Trends in the New Millenium, organized by the University of Goroka.

Congress presentations

Auga, J., Kutil, R. & Isua, B. (2003) Host specificity of cerambycid beetles (Cerambycidae) and fruit flies (Tephritidae) in a lowland rainforest in Papua New Guinea. Poster at the Biotic Interactions in the Tropics conference organised by the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation and the British Ecological Society, Aberdeen, U. K., 7. – 11. July 2003 and at Royal Entomological Society Meeting, Reading, U. K., August 2003 [ pdf file 2.6 MB ]

 

Boen, W. (2004) Beta diversity of Lepidoptera in lowland rainforests of Northern New Guinea. Oral presentation at the 6th New Guinea Biological ConferenceManokwari University, Manokwari, Indonesia, October 2004

 

Boen, W. & Molem, K. (2002) Parataxonomists: a new approach to ecological research. Poster presented at the 3rd International Canopy Conference, Cairns, June 25-30, 2002 Poster: [ pdf file 5.8 MB ]

 

Boen, W. (2000) Host specificity and species richness of leaf-chewing herbivores on some rainforest trees around Madang (Papua New Guinea). Oral presentation at the 2nd New Guinea Biological ConferenceWau Ecology Institute, Wau September 28-28, 2000. Abstract: [ pdf file ]

 

Bito, D. (2003) Caterpillars colonising Spathodea campanulata (Bignoniaceae), an alien tree in Papua New Guinea lowlands. Oral presentation at the 5th New Guinea Biological Conference “Conservation through Education and Research”, University of Goroka, Goroka, 23-25 August 2003. Presentation: [ pdf file 9.0 MB ] Abstract: [ pdf file ]

 

Dal, C. & Basset, Y. (1996) Leaf chewing insects feeding on figs (Ficus spp.) in the Madang area: methods and faunal composition . New Guinea Biological Society Conference, Tabubil, 1995. Abstract published in Science in New Guinea 21, 141.

 

Isua, B & Auga, J. (2002) Host specificity and species richness of long horn beetles (Cerambycidae) reared from rainforest trees in Papua New Guinea. Poster at the 4th New Guinea Biological ConferenceCenderwasih University, Jayapura, Indonesia, August 2002. Poster: [ pdf file 3.0 MB ] Abstract: [ pdf file ]

 

Kua, J., Kaupa, B., Nimai, K., Eresula, L., Auga, J., Boen, W., Isua, B., Kutil, R., Manaono, M., Manumbor, M., Molem, K., Mogia, M. & Tamtiai, E. (2003) Caterpillars feeding on Piper aduncum (Piperaceae), an alien tree in Papua New Guinea, at high and low elevations. Poster and oral presentation at the 5th New Guinea Biological Conference “Conservation through Education and Research”, University of Goroka, Goroka, 23-25 August 2003. Presentation: [ pdf file ] Abstract: [ pdf file ]

 

Kua, J., Kaupa, B., Eresula, L. & Sinebare, D. (2002) Caterpillars feeding on Ficus trees in Chimbu mountains (Papua New Guinea). Oral presentation at 4th New Guinea Biological ConferenceCenderwasih University, Jayapura, Indonesia, August 2002. Presentation: [ pdf file ] Abstract: [ pdf file ]

 

Kutil, R, Hiuk, S., & Damag, M. (2002) Host specificity and species richness of fruit flies feeding on fruits in a Papua New Guinean rainforest. Oral presentation at  the 4th New Guinea Biological ConferenceCenderwasih University, Jaypura, Indonesia, August 2002. Presentation: [ pdf file ] Abstract: [ pdf file ]

 

Manumbor, M. (2006) Studying insect communities in PNG rainforests: a parataxonomist approach. New Guinea Biological Conference, Port Moresby, 2006. Presentation: [ pdf file 4,2 MB ]

 

Manumbor, M. (2000) Predation on the leaves of some rainforest species of trees around Madang (Papua New Guinea). Oral presentation at the 2nd New Guinea Biological ConferenceWau Ecology Institute, Wau, September 28-28, 2000. Abstract: [ pdf file]

 

Mogia, M. (2006) What generates the diversity of bark and ambrosia beetles. New Guinea Biological Conference, Port Moresby, 2006.

 

Mogia, M. & Hulcr, J. (2004) Host specialization of bark beetles (CurculionidaeScolytinae and Platypodinae) in lowland rainforests of Papua New Guinea Oral presentation at the 6th New Guinea Biological ConferenceManokwari University, Manokwari, Indonesia, October 2004 Presentation: [ pdf file 2.0 MB ]

 

Mogia, M., Andreas, M., Hulcr, J. & Setliff, G. P. (2003) Host specificity of bark beetles (CurculionidaeScolytinae and Platypodinae) in lowland rainforests of Papua New Guinea. Oral presentation and poster at the 5th New Guinea Biological Conference “Conservation through Education and Research”, University of Goroka, Goroka, 23-25 August 2003. Presentation: [ pdf file 2.0 MB ] Poster: [ pdf file 6.5 MB ] Abstract: [ pdf file ]

 

Molem K., Boen, W., Auga, J., Damag, M., Hiuk, S., Isua, B., Kutil, R., Manaono, M., Manumbor, M., Mogia, M., Tamtiai, E., Hulcr, J., Janda, M., Novotny, V., Cizek, L., & Basset, Y. Parataxonomists: a new approach to ecological research. Poster at the Association of Tropical Biology Meeting, July 2002, Panama. Poster: [ pdf file 5.8 MB ]

 

Molem, K., Mogia, M., Kutil, R. & Auga, J. (2001) Scientific and traditional taxonomies of rainforest plants. Oral presentation at Science and Technology in Developing Countries: Emerging Trends in the New Millenium Conference, University of Goroka, Goroka, Sept 12-14, 2001. Abstract: [ pdf file ]

 

Pokon, R. & Setliff, G. (2003) Host specificity of leaf beetle larvae (Chrysomelidae) feeding on the roots of trees in the lowland rainforest in Madang, Papua New Guinea. Oral presentation at the 5th New Guinea Biological Conference “Conservation through Education and Research”, University of Goroka, Goroka, 23-25 August 2003. Presentation: [ pdf file ] Abstract: [ pdf file ]

 

Sau, S. (2006) Host specialization of leaf miners in a lowland rainforest. New Guinea Biological Conference, Port Moresby, 2006. Presentation: [ pdf file 2.0 MB ]

 

Tamtiai, E. (2006) Geographic distribution of Lepidoptera in PNG rainforests. New Guinea Biological Conference, Port Moresby, 2006. Presentation: [ pdf file 2.9 MB ]

 

Tamtiai, E., Manumbor, M., Boen, W. & Isua, B. (2001) Parataxonomists: A new approach to training for science. Oral presentation at the Science and Technology in Developing Countries: Emerging Trends in the New Millenium Conference, University of Goroka, Goroka, Sept 12-14, 2001 Abstract: [ pdf file ]