We made observations on subsocial
Helvibis thorelli Keyserling 1884 colonies (Figs.
All such species have subsocial
origins, but current use of the term subsocial
is overly broad and we propose a more restricted terminology for clarity.
Costs and benefits of maternal care in a subsocial
spider, Coelotes terrestris.
Although some solitary species feed their spiderlings by regurgitation, this maternal behavior is considered the first step in the subsocial
pathway to social life in spiders (Foelix 1996).
Keywords: Evolution, Gonyleptoidea, Santinezia, subsocial
Kin recognition and cannibalism in a subsocial
Regurgitation among penultimate juveniles in the subsocial
spider Anelosimus cf.
A Florida caterpillar and other arthropods inhabiting the webs of a subsocial
spider (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae; Araneida: Theridiidae).
Male residency and mating behavior in a subsocial
Sosippus placidus is unique among wolf spiders in that the female exhibits extensive maternal care that qualifies as subsocial
Comparison of life tables between the solitary eumenid wasp Anterhynchium flavomarginatum and the subsocial
eumenid wasp Orancistrocerus drewseni to evaluate the adaptive significance of maternal care.