The Journal of Arachnology - 2005
Volume 33 Number 2 - pp. 197-639



Congress Paper Ecology

Horizontal and vertical distribution of spiders (Araneae) in sunflowers

Laboratory method for maintaining and studying web-building spiders

The life history of Yllenus arenarius (Araneae, Salticidae)—evidence for sympatric populations isolated by the year of maturation

Spatial association between a spider wasp and its host in fragmented dune habitats

Early succession of a boreal spider community after forest fire

Are salt marsh invasions by the grass Elymus athericus a threat for two dominant halophilic wolf spiders?

The diet of the cave spider Meta menardi (Latreille 1804) (Araneae, Tetragnathidae)

The spider fauna of the irrigated rice ecosystem in central Kerala, India across different elevational ranges

Ecological profiles of harvestmen (Arachnida, Opiliones) from Vitosha Mountain (Bulgaria): a mixed modelling approach using GAMS

Influence of grazing by large mammals on the spider community of a Kenyan Savanna biome

Congress Paper Biodiversity Biogeography

Spider (Araneae) communities of scree slopes in the Czech Republic

Faunistic Similarity and historic biogeography of the harvestmen of southern and southeastern Atlantic rain forest of Brazil

A survey of spiders (Araneae) with holarctic distribution

Fauna and zoogeography of Spiders (Araneae) in Bulgaria

Geographical context of speciation in a radiation of Hawaiian Tetragnatha spiders (Araneae, Tetragnathidae)

Diversity of arboreal spiders in primary and disturbed tropical forests

Congress Paper Lycosidae

Gender specific differences in activity and home range reflect morphological dimorphism in wolf spiders (Araneae, Lycosidae)

Evolution of ornamentation and courtship behavior in Schizocosa: insights from a phylogeny based on morphology (Araneae, Lycosidae)

Factors affecting cannibalism among newly hatched wolf spiders (Lycosidae, Pardosa amentata)

Data on the biology of Alopecosa psammophila Buchar 2001 (Araneae, Lycosidae)

Size dependent intraguild predation and cannibalism in coexisting wolf spiders (Araneae, Lycosidae)

Review of the oriental wolf spider genus Passiena (Lycosidae, Pardosinae)

The function of long copulation in the wolf spider Pardosa agrestis (Araneae, Lycosidae) investigated in a controlled copulation duration experiment

Larval chaetotaxy in wolf spiders (Araneae, Lycosidae): systematic insights at the subfamily level

Congress Paper Taxonomy Systematics Paleontology

A redescription of Porrhomma cavernicula Keyserling (Araneae, Linyphiidae) with notes on Appalachian troglobites

The fossil spider family Lagonomegopodidae in Cretaceous ambers with descriptions of a new genus and species from Myanmar

The generic relationships of the new endemic Australian ant spider genus Notasteron (Araneae, Zodariidae)

Tarsal scopula significance in Ischnocolinae phylogenetics (Araneae, Mygalomorphae, Theraphosidae)

A preliminary study of the relationships of taxa included in the tribe Polytini (Araneae, Araneidae)

A fossil harvestman (Arachnida, Opiliones) from the Mississippian of East Kirkton, Scotland

A revision of the spider genus Taurongia (Araneae, Stiphidioidea) from south-eastern Australia

Revision of spider taxa described by Kyukichi Kishida: Part 1. Personal history and a list of his works on spiders

Congress Paper Ethology

Foraging strategies of Eriophora edax (Araneae, Araneidae): A nocturnal orb-weaving spider

The wasp spider Argiope bruennichi (Arachnida, Araneidae): Ballooning is not an obligate life history phase

Can simple experimental electronics simulate the dispersal phase of spider ballooners?

Nocturnal navigation in Leucorchestris arenicola (Araneae, Sparassidae)

Use of Anopheles-specific prey-capture behavior by small juveniles of Evarcha culicivora, a mosquito-eating jumping spider

Egg sac structure of Zygiella x-notata (Arachnida, Araneidae)

Notes on the natural history of a trapdoor spider Ancylotrypta Simon (Araneae, Cyrtaucheniidae) that constructs a spherical burrow plug

Congress Paper Morphology Physiology

The spermatozoa of the one-palped spider Tidarren argo (Araneae, Theridiidae)

On the occurrence of the 9 + 0 axonemal pattern in the spermatozoa of sheetweb spiders (Araneae, Linyphiidae)

Evidence for the directional selection on male abdomen size in Mecolaesthus longissimus Simon (Araneae, Pholcidae)

Effects of prey quality on the life history of a harvestman

Chromosomal data of two pholcids (Araneae, Haplogyne): A new diploid number and the first cytogenetical record for the New World clade

Six stridulating organs on one spider (Araneae, Zodariidae): Is this the limit?

First ultrastructural observations on the tarsal pore organ of Pseudocellus pearsi and P. boneti (Arachnida, Ricinulei)

Ultrastructure of male genital system and spermatozoa of a Mexican camel-spider of the Eremobates pallipes group (Arachnida, Solifugae)

Tergal and sexual anomalies in bothriurid scorpions (Scorpiones, Bothriuridae)

Modeling of the stress-strain behavior of egg sac silk of the spider Araneus diadematus