The Journal of Arachnology - 2010
Volume 38 Number 2 - pp. 157-392


Featured Articles

Stingless bee interception is not affected by variations in spider silk decoration

Aterigena, a new genus of funnel-web spider, shedding some light on the Tegenaria-Malthonica problem (Araneae: Agelenidae)

Webs in vitro and in vivo: spiders alter their orb-web spinning behavior in the laboratory

Additive partitioning of spider diversity in a fragmented tropical dry forest (Valle del Cauca, Colombia)

Genetic diversity within scorpions of the genus Buthus from the Iberian Peninsula: mitochondrial DNA sequence data indicate additional distinct cryptic lineages

Taxonomic review of the Neotropical spider genus Paradossenus (Araneae: Lycosoidea: Trechaleidae: Trechaleinae) with a new erection of the subfamily Trechaleinae and a key to included genera

Molecular detection and the phylogenetics of Wolbachia in Chinese spiders (Araneae)

Genitalic variation and taxonomic discrimination in the semi-aquatic spider genus Paratrechalea (Araneae: Trechaleidae)

Revision of Iviella Lehtinen (Araneae: Dictynidae), with description of a new species from Newfoundland

Ground-living spider assemblages from Mediterranean habitats under different management conditions

Bromeliads as biodiversity amplifiers and habitat segregation of spider communities in a Neotropical rainforest

Simulated climate change in dry habitats: do spiders respond to experimental small-scale drought?

Vaejovis montanus (Scorpiones: Vaejovidae), a new species from the Sierra Madre Occidental of Mexico

A review of the pseudoscorpion genus Oreolpium (Pseudoscorpiones: Garypinidae), with remarks on the composition of the Garypinidae and on pseudoscorpions with bipolar distributions

Effect of prey size on growth of newly emerged crab spiderlings Misumena vatia

Is movement behavior of riparian wolf spiders guided by external or internal information?

Orb web features as taxonomic characters in Zygiella s.l. (Araneae: Araneidae)

The genus Ummidia Thorell 1875 in the western Mediterranean, a review (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Ctenizidae)

Balancing predator avoidance with hunting opportunities: substrate choice by Misumena vatia spiderlings

Web gigantism in Darwin’s bark spider, a new species from Madagascar (Araneidae: Caerostris)

Short Communications

On the taxonomy of Trechaleidae (Araneae: Lycosoidea) from South America

Sexual behavior of Bothriurus buecherli (Scorpiones: Bothriuridae) and comparison with the B. prospicuus group

Loxosceles chapadensis (Araneae: Sicariidae): a new recluse spider species of the gaucho group from Brazil

First description of the female of Sarotesius melanognathus Pocock 1898 (Araneae: Sparassidae: Palystinae)

Egg sac construction by folding dead leaves in Pozonia nigroventris and Micrathena sp. (Araneae: Araneidae)

Harvestmen as predators of bird nestlings

The utility of ITS2 in spider phylogenetics: notes on prior work and an example from Anelosimus

Redescription of Geogarypus irrugatus from Sumatra (Pseudoscorpiones: Geogarypidae)

Proximate cues governing egg sac discrimination and recognition in the wolf spider Pardosa milvina (Araneae: Lycosidae)