Biology of Spiders by Rainer Foelix

By Rainer Foelix

one of many in basic terms books to regard the entire spider, from its habit and body structure to its neurobiology and reproductive features, Biology of Spiders is thought of a vintage in spider literature. First released in German in 1979, the e-book is now in its 3rd variation, and has confirmed itself because the best authority on those attention-grabbing creatures.

Containing new references, this e-book accommodates the newest learn whereas dispelling many oft-heard myths and misconceptions that encompass spiders. Of designated curiosity are chapters at the constitution and serve as of spider webs and silk, in addition to these on spider venom. a brand new subchapter on tarantulas will attraction particularly to tarantula keepers and breeders.

The hugely obtainable textual content is supplemented by means of extraordinary, fine quality photos, a lot of them originals, and designated diagrams. will probably be of curiosity to arachnologists, entomologists, and zoologists, in addition to to lecturers, scholars of biology, and the final reader all for spiders.

Show description

Read or Download Biology of Spiders PDF

Best entomology books

Human Parasitology

Human Parasitology emphasizes the clinical facets of the subject, whereas incorporating sensible morphology, body structure, biochemistry, and immunology to augment appreciation of the varied implications of parasitism. Bridging the space among classical medical parasitology texts and standard encyclopaedic treatises, Human Parasitology appeals to scholars not just within the clinical facets of Parasitology but in addition to those that require an exceptional beginning within the biology of parasites.

Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research: Biology and Management (American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine)

The 2e of the most useful textual content within the box, Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical study presents a finished, up to date evaluate of using nonhuman primates in biomedical study. The Biology and administration quantity offers uncomplicated info at the usual biology of nonhuman primates and the present nation of data relating to captive administration.

Integrated Pest Management: Experiences with Implementation, Global Overview, Vol.4

The ebook offers with the current kingdom and difficulties of built-in pest administration (IPM) as when it comes to stakeholder attractiveness of IPM and the way IPM can turn into a sustainable perform. The publication covers the implementation of built-in pest administration in united states, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Netherlands, China, India, Indonesia, Australia, Africa, and its effect in lowering pesticide use in agriculture.

Bee Conservation: Evidence for the effects of interventions (Synopses of Conservation Evidence)

This booklet brings jointly clinical facts and adventure appropriate to the sensible conservation of untamed bees. The authors labored with a world team of bee specialists and conservationists to advance an international checklist of interventions which can profit wild bees. they vary from conserving common habitat to controlling sickness in advertisement bumblebee colonies.

Additional resources for Biology of Spiders

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.33 of 5 – based on 19 votes