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
    • 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

    Details

    No. of pages:
    288
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Academic Press
    Print ISBN:
    9780124159198
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780124159426