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The Journal of Arachnology

Volume 44 Number 3


Feature Articles

Pseudoscorpion diversity and distribution in the West Indies: sequence data confirm single island endemism for some clades, but not others by Julia G. Cosgrove, Ingi Agnarsson, Mark S. Harvey & Greta J. Binford pp. 257–271

The systematics of the pseudoscorpion family Ideoroncidae (Pseudoscorpiones: Neobisioidea) in the
Asian region by Mark S. Harvey pp. 272–329

Changes in nymphal morphometric values and tarsal microstructures during postembryonic development
in the Neotropical harvestman Heteromitobates albiscriptus (Opiliones: Gonyleptidae) by Alessandra Z. Ramin, Rodrigo H. Willemart & Pedro Gnaspini pp. 330–346

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Aerial dispersal activity of spiders sampled from farmland in southern England by Christopher Woolley, C. F. George Thomas, Rod P. Blackshaw & Sara L. Goodacre pp. 347–358

Diet of the ladybird spider Eresus kollari (Araneae: Eresidae) in an arid system of southeastern Spain by Laura Pérez Zarcos & Francisco Sánchez Piñero pp. 359–366

Pleistocene refugia and their effects on the phylogeography and genetic structure of the wolf spider
Pardosa sierra (Araneae: Lycosidae) on the Baja California Peninsula by Ricardo González-Trujillo, Miguel M. Correa-Ramírez, Eduardo Ruiz-Sanchez, Emiliano Méndez Salinas, María Luisa Jiménez & Francisco J. García-De León pp. 367–379

The effects of male competition on the expression and success of alternative mating tactics in the wolf
spider Rabidosa punctulataby Sean De Young & Dustin J. Wilgers pp. 380–387

Exceptionally short-period circadian clock in Cyclosa turbinata: regulation of locomotor and web-building
behavior in an orb-weaving spider by Darrell Moore, J. Colton Watts, Ashley Herrig & Thomas C. Jones pp. 388–396

Short Communications

Leaf masquerade in an orb web spider by Matjaž Kuntner, Matjaž Gregorič, Ren-Chung Cheng & Daiqin Li pp. 397–400

The impact of UVA on the glycoprotein glue of orb-weaving spider capture thread from a diurnal and a
nocturnal species (Araneae: Araneidae) by Sarah D. Stellwagen, Brent D. Opell & Mary E. Clouse pp. 401–404

Dispersal behavior in agrobiont spiders (Linyphiidae) — differential response to a wind chamber by Christopher Woolley pp. 405–407

Resource allocation in food-restricted male Physocyclus mexicanus Banks, 1898 spiders does not favor
proportionally larger testes (Araneae: Pholcidae) by Diane E. Wilson, Kristen D. Felt, Emily N. Campbell, Olivia R. Cohen, Lauren E. Geisel, Jove Graham & Leocadia V. Paliulis pp. 408–411

Description of the sexual behavior of the Neotropical wolf spider Pavocosa gallopavo (Araneae: Lycosidae),  with comments on sexual cannibalism by Carlos A. Toscano-Gadea & Fernando G. Costa pp. 412–416

posted November 11, 2016