Araneae


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Noun1.Araneae - spidersAraneae - spiders        
animal order - the order of animals
Arachnida, class Arachnida - a large class of arthropods including spiders and ticks and scorpions and daddy longlegs; have four pairs of walking legs and no wings
spider - predatory arachnid with eight legs, two poison fangs, two feelers, and usually two silk-spinning organs at the back end of the body; they spin silk to make cocoons for eggs or traps for prey
Argiopidae, family Argiopidae, orb-weaver - spiders that spin orb webs; cosmopolitan in distribution
family Theridiidae, Theridiidae - a family of comb-footed spiders
family Theraphosidae, Theraphosidae - large tropical spiders; tarantulas
family Lycosidae, Lycosidae - wolf spiders
Ctenizidae, family Ctenizidae - large burrowing spiders
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The natural history and behavior of Hymenoepimecis argyraphaga (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) a parasitoid of Plesiometa argyra (Araneae, Tetragnathidae).
NEW SYNANTHROPY RECORD OF FILISTATOIDES INSIGNIS (ARANEAE: FILISTATIDAE) IN MEXICO AND UPDATE OF THE EXTANT SPIDERS LIST FROM CHIAPAS
De este modo, en los sistemas agricolas los estudios referidos a Araneae han ido incrementandose progresivamente (Riechert & Lockley, 1984; Nyffeler, Sterling, & Dean, 1994; Lee & Kim, 2001; Armendano & Gonzalez, 2011; Almada, Sosa, & Gonzalez, 2012).
Attracting female attention: the evolution of dimorphic courtship displays in the jumping spider Maevia inclemens (Araneae: Salticidac).
Selective toxicity of some pesticides to Hibana velox (Araneae: Anyphaenidae), a predator of citrus leafminer.
In 1 bag from the site 'Pond 1/ a spider assigned to the genus Teudis Pickard-Cambridge, 1896 (Araneae: Anyphaenidae: Anyphaeninae) was observed, with signs of abdominal rupture.
The order Araneae (spiders) is the largest order within Arachnida, and spiders are found in every part of the world, except the Antarctica.
Regarding the order of the different class-preys, the diet consisted predominantly of Araneae with (27.44%), followed by Coleoptera (24.91%) and Hymenoptera (18.05%).
Doran NE, Richardson AMM and Swain R (2001) The reproductive behaviour of Hickmania troglodytes, the Tasmanian cave spider (Araneae, Austrochilidae).
According to National Geographic, a new study published in the Journal of Arachnology titled 'A vertebrate-eating jumping spider (Araneae: Salticidae) from Florida, USA' documented instances when regal jumping spiders were sighted hunting and eating animals larger than themselves, such as frogs and lizards.
Each assembled Araneae RNA-seq data set was first entered into the KEGG Automatic Annotation Server (KAAS; Moriya et al., 2007; Kanehisa et al., 2017), where it was run against data from the genomes of Drosophila melanogaster and Ixodes scapularis Say, 1821.