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Spider Physiology and Behaviour

Physiology

This latest volume in this series contains articles on Arachnid Physiology and Behaviour.The papers in this special issue give rise to key themes for the future.

Audience
Insect and other physiologists and neuroscientists; zoologists.

Hardbound, 240 Pages

Published: October 2011

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-387668-3

Contents

      • Introduction
        Jerome Casas
      • Venom composition and strategies in spiders: is everything possible?
        Lucia Kuhn-Nentwig, Reto Stocklin and Wolfgang Nentwig
      • Spider Nutrition: An Integrative Perspective
        Shawn M. Wilder
      • Endosymbiont Infections in Spiders
        Sara L. Goodacre
      • Grade changes in brain-body allometry: morphological and behavioral correlates of brain size in miniature spiders, insects and other invertebrates
        William G. Eberhard and William T. Wcislo

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