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Ecophysiology of Spiders

Author: Wolfgang Nentwig
Publisher: Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 1987.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfgang Nentwig
ISBN: 9783642715525 3642715524
OCLC Number: 851745962
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 448 pages 133 illustrations)
Contents: A Cuticle, Temperature and Respiration.- I Chelicerate Cuticle Structure.- II Coloration and Chromes.- III Thermal and Water Relations.- IV Behavioural Temperature Regulation.- V Behavioural and Physiological Adaptations to Cold.- VI Respiratory System: Structure and Function.- VII Heart Rate and Physiological Ecology.- VIII Moulting Hormones.- B Glands, Silk and Webs.- I Glandular Aspects of Sexual Biology.- II Communication with Chemicals: Pheromones and Spiders.- III Spider Venoms and Their Effect.- IV Comparative Structure and Histochemistry of Silk-Producing Organs in Arachnids.- V Fine Structure and Function of Capture Threads.- VI Chemistry, Physical Properties, and Synthesis of Araneidae Orb Webs.- VII Ecological Aspects of Spider Webs.- C Feeding Ecology.- I Structure and Function of the Digestive Tract.- II Excretory Organs.- III The Prey of Spiders.- IV Feeding Ecology of Winter-Active Spiders.- V Kleptobiosis in Spiders.- VI Hunger and Starvation.- D Parasites.- I Nematode Parasites of Spiders.- II Spider-Hunting Sphecid Wasps.- III The Biology of Acroceridae (Diptera): True Endoparasitoids of Spiders.- E Environment and Life History.- I Life Cycles and Diapause.- II Dispersal: Ballooning and Other Mechanisms.- III Growth, Foraging and Reproductive Success.- IV The Biorhythms of Spiders.- References.
Other Titles: With contributions by numerous experts
Responsibility: edited by Wolfgang Nentwig.


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