CONTENTS

The Journal of Arachnology

Volume 37 Number 3

ARTICLES IN WHITE BOXES ARE OPEN ACCESS

 

Cover and Table of Contents

Feature Articles
 

Frame-web-choice experiments with stingless bees support the prey-attraction hypothesis for silk decorations in Argiope savignyi
by Dumas Gálvez      pp 249-253

Conflict or cooperation in the courtship display of the white widow spider, Latrodectus pallidus
by Ally R. Harari, Merav Ziv & Yael Lubin     pp 254-260

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Redescription and transfer of Geolycosa grandis (Araneae: Lycosidae) to the genus Hogna
by Jozef Slowik & Paula E. Cushing      pp 261-265

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Nephilid spider eunuch phenomenon induced by female or rival male aggressiveness
by Matjaž Kuntner, Ingi Agnarsson & Matjaž Gregoric     pp 266-271

On the charitonovi species group of the spider genus Coelotes (Araneae: Amaurobiidae)
by Xin-Ping Wang & Ming-Sheng Zhu     pp 272-281

Predation by Misumenops pallidus (Araneae: Thomisidae) on insect pests of soybean cultures in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina
by Alda González, Gerardo Liljesthröm, Elizabet Minervino, Dolores Castro, Sandra González & Andrea Armendano     pp 282-286

Karyotypes of the Neotropical pseudoscorpions Semeiochernes armiger and Cordylochernes scorpioides (Pseudoscorpiones: Chernetidae)
by Frantiŝek Ŝtáhlavsky, Jeanne A. Zeh, David W. Zeh & Jiří Král     pp 287-291

Palpal urticating hairs in the tarantula Ephebopus: fine structure and mechanism of release
by Rainer Foelix, Bastian Rast & Bruno Erb     pp 292-298

Possible niche differentiation of two desert wandering spiders of the genus Syspira (Araneae: Miturgidae)
by Irma Gisela Nieto-Castañeda & María Luisa Jiménez-Jiménez     pp 299-305

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Construction and function of the web of Tidarren sisyphoides (Araneae: Theridiidae)
by Ruth Madrigal-Brenes & Gilbert Barrantes     pp 306-311

Scorpion taphonomy: criteria for distinguishing fossil scorpion molts and carcasses
by Victoria E. McCoy & Danita S. Brandt     pp  312-320

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Temperature and desiccation effects on the antipredator behavior of Centruroides vittatus (Scorpiones: Buthidae)
by B. Evan Carlson & Matthew P. Rowe     pp 321-330

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Cytogenetics of three species of scorpions of the genus Brachistosternus from Argentina (Scorpiones: Bothriuridae)
by Sergio G. Rodríguez-Gil, Andrés A. Ojanguren-Affilastro, Leonel M. Barral, Cristina L. Scioscia & Liliana M. Mola     pp 331-344

Redescription of Plesiochactas mitchelli (Scorpiones: Euscorpiidae): a rare scorpion from Central America
by Kaleb Zárate-Gálvez & Oscar F. Francke     pp 338-345

New data on the genus Urophonius in Patagonia with a description of a new species of the exochus group (Scorpiones: Bothriuridae)
by Andrés Alejandro Ojanguren-Affilastro & German Cheli     pp 346-356

Foraging strategies and diet composition of two orb web spiders in rice ecosystems
by Hafiz Muhammad Tahir, Abida Butt & Sher Muhammad Sherawat     pp 357-362

Book Review
 

Dominican Amber Spiders: a Comparative Palaeontological-Neontological Approach to Identification, Faunistics, Ecology and Biogeography. By David Penney. 2008. Siri Scientific Press, Manchester, UK. 176 pp. ISBN 978-0-9558636-0-8
review by Yuri M. Marusik     pp 363-364

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Short Communications
 

Habitat selection and potential antiherbivore effects of Peucetia flava (Oxyopidae) on Solanum thomasiifolium (Solanaceae)
by Giuliano B. Jacobucci, Lenice Medeiros, João Vasconcellos-Neto & Gustavo Q. Romero     pp 365-367

Reducing scorpion fluorescence via prolonged exposure to ultraviolet light 
by Carl T. Kloock     pp 368-370

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Presence of Vaejovis franckei in epiphytic bromeliads in three temperate forest types 
by Demetria Mondragón & Gabriel Isaías Cruz Ruiz     pp 371-372

Taxonomic notes on the genus Microfilistata (Araneae: Filistatidae), with a description of a new species from Turkmenistan
by Sergei L. Zonstein     pp 373-374

Evidence for multiple paternity in broods of the green lynx spider Peucetia viridans (Araneae: Oxyopidae)  
by Martin G. Ramirez, Elizabeth C. Wight, Victoria A. Chirikian, Evelyn S. Escobedo, Lauren K. Quezada, Antu Schamberger, Jodi A. Kagihara & Carolyne L. Hoey     pp 375-378

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A new approach to examining scorpion peg sensilla: the mineral oil flood technique 
by Elizabeth D. Knowlton & Douglas D. Gaffin     pp 379-382

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New data on Theridion italiense, with description of the unknown female
by Ioan Duma pp 383-387

Capture efficiency of an ant-eating spider, Zodariellum asiaticum (Araneae: Zodariidae), from Kazakhstan
by Stano Pekár     pp 388-391

 

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This page was posted November 14, 2009 & modified on December 19, 2009; All articles made open access on 21 November 2010