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Biology of spiders

Author: Rainer F Foelix
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press ; [Stuttgart] : Georg Thieme Verlag, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Provides a comprehensive treatment of spider biology, drawing together diverse literature from both sides of the Atlantic. Contents include: anatomy, metabolism, neurobiology, webs, locomotion and prey capture, reproduction, development, ecology and systematics.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rainer F Foelix
ISBN: 0195095936 9780195095937 0195095944 9780195095944
OCLC Number: 33818055
Description: 330 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction to Spiders --
2. Functional Anatomy --
3. Metabolism --
4. Neurobiology --
5. Spider Webs --
6. Locomotion and Prey Capture --
7. Reproduction --
8. Development --
9. Ecology --
10. Phylogeny and Systematics.
Other Titles: Biologie der Spinnen.
Responsibility: Rainer F. Foelix.
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Talks about various aspects of spider biology. This work emphasises ecology and systematics.  Read more...


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