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Ant mimicry in the spider Myrmecotypus iguazu (Araneae: Corinnidae), with notes about myrmecomorphy in spiders
(American Arachnological Society, 2013-11)
We describe the mimetic relationship between the ant-like spider Myrmecotypus iguazu Rubio & Arbino 2009 (Araneae: Corinnidae) and the carpenter ant Camponotus sericeiventris Gue´rin (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), studied in ...
Loxosceles chapadensis (Araneae: Sicariidae): a new recluse spider species of the gaucho group from Brazil
(AMER ARACHNOLOGICAL SOC, 2010)
A new species of the medically important recluse spider genus Loxosceles Heinecken & Lowe 1832 is described from the State of Bahia, Brazil. The species occurs between rocks and crevices, as well as in and around man-made ...
To be or not to be . . . a flower? A test of possible cues influencing hunting site selection in subadult females of the crab spider Epicadus heterogaster (Guerin 1812) (Araneae: Thomisidae)
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2012-01-01)
Females of some Thomisidae species are known to use visual and olfactory stimuli to select high quality hunting sites. However, because studies about foraging behavior in this family are concentrated on a few species, the ...
Influencia de dos fitorreguladores de crecimiento y dos colores de malla spider, en la producción de tres variedades de rosa, bajo invernadero
(Escuela Superior Politécnica de Chimborazo, 2010)
Baseline richness of Salticidae (Araneae) from Misiones, Argentina
(The Peckham Society, 2014-11-05)
The relatively poor knowledge of the spiders of Argentina provided the impetus to set up a checklist for Misiones province, and the primary focus of this study was on the jumping spiders (Salticidae) which was done with ...
Two new species of Baeus (Hymenoptera : Scelionidae) from Southeastern Brazil parasitoids of Anelosimus (Araneae : Theridiidae)
(Magnolia PressAucklandNova Zelândia, 2006)
Description of Neoholothele gen. nov (Araneae, Theraphosidae, Schismatothelinae)
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2015-01-01)
The new genus Neoholothele is herein described based on the results of a recent phylogenetic analysis. This phylogeny, which included representatives of all Theraphosidae subfamilies, showed that the genus Holothele, as ...