The Journal of Arachnology - 2014
Volume 42 Number 3 - pp. 205-318


Featured Articles

Troglomorphic pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpiones) of northern Arizona, with the description of two new short-range endemic species

A new genus and a new species of scorpion (Scorpiones: Buthidae) from southeastern Mexico

Description of Sarax buxtoni (Gravely 1915) (Arachnida: Amblypygi: Charinidae) and a new case of parthenogenesis in Amblypygi from Singapore

The new spider genus Arctenus, an afrotropical representative of the Calocteninae (Araneae: Ctenidae)

Chemical defenses in the opilionid infraorder Insidiatores: divergence in chemical defenses between Triaenonychidae and Travunioidea and within travunioid harvestmen (Opiliones) from eastern and western North America

Species differences and geographic variation in the communal roosting behavior of Prionostemma harvestmen in Central American rainforests

From spiderling to senescence: ontogeny of color in the jumping spider, Habronattus pyrrithrix

Scavenging throughout the life cycle of the jumping spider, Phidippus audax (Hentz) (Araneae: Salticidae)

Removal of genital plugs and insemination by males with normal and experimentally modified palps in Leucauge mariana (Araneae: Tetragnathidae)

Burrow structure and microhabitat characteristics of Nesiergus insulanus (Araneae: Theraphosidae) from Frégate Island, Seychelles

Thermal preference of Dysdera crocata C. L. Koch 1838 (Araneae: Dysderidae)

Natural history of Phoneutria boliviensis (Araneae: Ctenidae): habitats, reproductive behavior, postembryonic development and prey-wrapping

Short Communications

The mechanism behind plasticity of web-building behavior in an orb spider facing spatial constraints

Development of novel microsatellite markers for the spider genus Loxosceles (Sicariidae) using next-generation sequencing

Pre-ballooning in Ummidia Thorell 1875 (Araneae: Ctenizidae) from the Interior Highlands, USA: second account from the region and review of mygalomorph ballooning