Spider Physiology and Behaviour


Edited by

  • Jerome Casas, Institut de Recherche sur la Biologie de l'Insecte, France

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.
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Insect and other physiologists and neuroscientists; zoologists.


Book information

  • Published: November 2011
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-415919-8

Table of Contents

    • Introduction
      Jerome Casas
    • The Sensory and Behavioural Biology of Whip Spiders (Arachnida, Amblypygi)
      Roger D. Santer and Eileen A. Hebets

    • Dynamic population structure and the evolution of spider mating systems
      Damian O. Elias, Maydianne, C. B. Andrade, and Michael M. Kasumovic
    • Spider Cognition
      Robert R. Jackson and Fiona R. Cross
    • The form and function of spider orb webs: evolution from silk to ecosystems
      Todd A. Blackledge, Matjaz Kuntner and Ingi Agnarsson