Phalangium opilio

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Noun1.Phalangium opilio - spiderlike arachnid with a small rounded body and very long thin legs
arachnid, arachnoid - air-breathing arthropods characterized by simple eyes and four pairs of legs
genus Phalangium, Phalangium - type genus of the family Phalangiidae
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The other better-known tramp (synanthropic species) of Phalangiidae known from throughout the Northern Hemisphere and New Zealand, Phalangium opilio Linnaeus, 1758 is remarkably not recorded from Iran.
The order Phalangida is introduced by Latreille in 1802 with Phalangium opilio Linnaeus as the type species.
Several studies further indicate that harvestmen, primarily Phalangium opilio (L), may be significant biocontrol agents of homopteran (Dixon and MeKinlay, 1989), coleopteran (Drummond et at., 1990) and lepidopteran (Ashby, 1974) pests in crop communities.
Chemically, phenols and benzoquinones predominate within laniatorid secretions, while acyclic components and, at least in Phalangium opilio Linnaeus 1758, also naphthoquinones (Wiemer et al.
Behavioral roles of the sexually dimorphic structures in the male harvestman Phalangium opilio (Opiliones, Phalangiidae).
Why, for example, does the single phalangiid studied so far (Phalangium opilio L.
Daily locomotory activity in Phalangium opilio and seven species of Leiobunum (Arthropoda: Phalangida).
Phalangium opilio is known to feed, primarily nocturnally, upon a variety of arthropod pests.