Daniel Peterson has won the Annual Student Award for the Appreciation for the Biology of Insect Pests, for his recent paper in American Naturalist:
The award committee, from the TREE foundation, concluded that your paper has the right combination of high quality science and novel perspective on “pest” biology.
Peterson, D. A, N. B. Hardy, and B. B. Normark. 2016. Micro- and macroevolutionary trade-offs in plant-feeding insects. American Naturalist 188: 640-650.
The award is administered by entomologists at the University of Florida.
(see article for more details) http://www.ambrosiasymbiosis.org/2017/01/amazing-pests-award-winner-anno...