The Journal of Arachnology

Volume 39 Number 3

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Four new species of the genus Pseudocellus (Arachnida: Ricinulei: Ricinoididae) from Mexico by Alejandro Valdez-Mondragón & Oscar F. Francke pp. 365-377

Evidence that olfaction-based affinity for particular plant species is a special characteristic of Evarcha culicivora, a mosquito-specialist jumping spider by Ximena J. Nelson & Robert R. Jackson pp.378-383

Eresus kollari (Araneae: Eresidae) calls for heathland management by Rolf Harald Krause, Jörn Buse, Andrea Matern, Boris Schröder, Werner Härdtle & Thorsten Assmann pp. 384-392

Vertical distribution of spiders in soil by Vratislav Laška, Oldrich Kopeck, Vlastimil Rûžička, Jan Mikula, Adam Véle, Boˇrivoj Sarapatka & Ivan H. Tuf pp. 393-398

Developmental response to low diets by giant Nephila clavipes females (Araneae: Nephilidae) by Linden Higgins & Charles Goodnight pp. 399-408

Description of a new Eukoenenia (Palpigradi: Eukoeneniidae) and Metagonia (Araneae: Pholcidae) from Brazilian caves, with notes on their ecological interactions by Rodrigo Lopes Ferreira, Maysa Fernanda V. R. Souza, Ewerton Ortiz Machado & Antonio Domingos Brescovit pp. 409-419

Morphological analysis of montane scorpions of the genus Vaejovis (Scorpiones: Vaejovidae) in Arizona with revised diagnoses and description of a new species by Garrett Brady Hughes pp. 420-438

Olfaction-based mate-odor identification by jumping spiders from the genus Portia by Robert R. Jackson & Fiona R. Cross pp.439-443

Male mate choice in Allocosa alticeps (Araneae: Lycosidae), a sand-dwelling spider with sex role reversal by Anita Aisenberg & Macarena González pp. 444-448

Chemical prey cues influence the urban microhabitat preferences of Western black widow spiders, Latrodectus hesperus by Amanda Johnson, Orenda Revis & J. Chadwick Johnson pp.449-453

Taxonomy of the Leiobunum calcar species-group (Opiliones: Sclerosomatidae: Leiobuninae) by Elizabeth A. Ingianni, Charles R. McGhee & Jeffrey W. Shultz pp. 454-481

New species and new records of jumping spiders (Araneae: Salticidae: Heliophaninae) from the Lake Victoria area by Wanda Wesołowska pp.482-489

Cytogenetic studies on five species of spiders from Turkey (Araneae: Gnaphosidae, Lycosidae) by Zübeyde Kumbıçak, Serap Ergene, Ayla Karata¸s & Ümit Kumbıçak pp. 490-494

Short Communications

Egg hiding in four harvestman species from Uruguay (Opiliones: Gonyleptidae) by Estefanía Stanley pp.495-496

Paternal care in a Neotropical harvestman (Opiliones: Cosmetidae) from Costa Rica by Daniel N. Proud, Carlos Víquez & Victor R. Townsend, Jr. pp.497-499

First record of paternal care in the family Stygnidae (Opiliones: Laniatores) by Osvaldo Villarreal Manzanilla & Glauco Machado pp. 500-502

Aggregations of Sphodros rufipes (Araneae: Atypidae) in an urban forest by Steven B. Reichling, Christopher Baker & Christina Swatzell pp. 503-505

Bringing spiders to the multilocus era: novel anonymous nuclear markers for Harpactocrates ground-dwelling spiders (Araneae: Dysderidae) with application to related genera by Leticia Bidegaray-Batista, Rosemary G. Gillespie & Miquel A. Arnedo pp. 506-510

Nesticus eremita (Araneae: Nesticidae), redescription of a potentially invasive European spider found in New Zealand by Cor J. Vink & Nadine Dupérré. pp. 511-514

Distribution of Brachypelma vagans (Theraphosidae) burrows and their characteristics in Belize over two years by Emma M. Shaw, Susan P. Bennett & C. Philip Wheater pp. 515-518

Function of the upper tangle in webs of young Leucauge argyra (Araneae: Tetragnathidae) by Emilia Triana-Cambronero, Gilbert Barrantes, Erica Cuyckens & Andrés Camacho pp. 519-522

The genus Plesiophrictus Pocock and revalidation of Heterophrictus Pocock (Araneae: Theraphosidae) by José Paulo Leite Guadanucci pp. 523-527

On the Avicularia (Araneae: Theraphosidae: Aviculariinae) species from Uruguay by Caroline Sayuri Fukushima, Fernando Pérez-Miles & Rogério Bertani pp. 528-532

Sexual behavior of Acanthogonatus centralis (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Nemesiidae) from Argentina, with some notes on their burrows by Nelson Ferretti, Gabriel Pompozzi & Fernando Pérez-Miles pp. 533-536

The composition of spider assemblages varies along reproductive and architectural gradients in the shrub Byrsonima intermedia (Malpighiaceae) by Augusto Cesar de Aquino Ribas, Antonio Domingos Brescovit & Josué Raizer pp. 537-540

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