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The Journal of Arachnology

Volume 41 Number 2

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Spider locomotion on the water surface: biomechanics and diversity by Robert B. Suter pp. 93-101

Feature Articles


Hogna radiata males do not deplete their sperm in a single mating by Carmen Fernández-Montraveta & Mariano Cuadrado pp. 102-107

Courtship behavior in European species of the genus Pardosa (Araneae, Lycosidae) by Alberto Chiarle, Torbjörn Kronestedt & Marco Isaia. pp 108-125

Are phenological patterns of ballooning spiders linked to habitat characteristics? by Gilles Blandenier, Odile T. Bruggisser, Rudolf P. Rohr & Louis-Félix Bersier pp. 126-132

Pitfall trapping for surveying trapdoor spiders: the importance of timing, conditions and effort by Ian Engelbrecht pp. 133-142

The impact of structural and landscape features of set-asides on the spiders (Araneae) of the herb layer by Ralph Platen & Gert Berger pp. 143-150

Habitat use in an assemblage of Central American wandering spiders by Witold Lapinski & Marco Tschapka pp. 151-159

Assessment of the probability of colonization of local spider communities in an experimental landscape by Ronei Baldissera, Everton N. L. Rodrigues & Sandra M. Hartz pp. 160-167

Abundance and diversity of spiders (Araneae) in barley and young leys by Reidun Pommeresche, Anne Kjersti Bakken & Audun Korsaeth pp. 168-175

An identification key for eggs and egg sacs of spiders of potential agroeconomic importance: a feasibility study by Richard S. Vetter & Devin P. Carroll pp. 176-183

Morphological phylogenetic analysis of the spider genus Physocyclus (Araneae: Pholcidae) by Alejandro Valdez-Mondragón pp. 184-196

Three new Peruvian species of Protimesius (Opiliones: Laniatores: Stygnidae) by José A. Ochoa & Ricardo Pinto-da-Rocha pp. 197-204

Observations on the life history of Eukoenenia chilanga Montaño (Arachnida: Palpigradi) by Héctor Montaño-Moreno & Oscar F. Francke pp. 205-212

Short Communications

Third pair of legs is a key feature for eliciting female receptivity in the road tarantula spider Eupalaestrus weijenberghi (Araneae: Theraphosidae) by Luciana Baruffaldi, Carlos Perafán, Cintya Perdomo, Laura Montes de Oca, Fernando Pérez-Miles & Fernando G. Costa pp. 213-214

Opening and closing of burrows by the Namibian spider Ariadna sp. (Araneae: Segestriidae) in a year of heavy rainfall by Giovanni Costa & Erminia Conti pp. 215-218

Food choice of the Neotropical harvestman Erginulus clavotibialis (Opiliones: Laniatores: Cosmetidae) by Maynard H. Schaus, Victor R. Townsend, Jr. & Jeffrey J. Illinik pp. 219-221

Meiotic studies in Brachistosternus alienus (Scorpiones; Bothriuridae) by Renzo S. Adilardi, Andrés A. Ojanguren-Affilastro, Sergio G. Rodríguez Gil, Cristina L. Scioscia & Liliana M. Mola pp. 222-226

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