Description

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.

Key Features

* Contributions from the leading researchers in entomology
* Discusses Arachnid physiology and behavior
* Includes in-depth reviews with valuable information for a variety of entomology disciplines

Readership

Insect and other physiologists and neuroscientists; zoologists.

Table of 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

    Details

    No. of pages:
    240
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Academic Press
    Print ISBN:
    9780123876683
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780123877017