Araneae


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Araneae

[ə′rān·ē‚ē]
(invertebrate zoology)
An equivalent name for Araneida.
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However, studies on lycosid spiders in the field report that Collembola, Diptera, Cicadina, Aphidina, and Araneae would be the main prey groups for this family (Nentwig 1987).
Araneae, Coleoptera, Psocoptera, and holometabolous insect larvae) were significantly more abundant near logs than away from logs.
2) was comprised of Isopoda (34%, n = 278), Araneae (26%), and Collembola (18%).
mollicoma and consequently considered this characteristic as derived in comparison with most mygalomorphs and other Araneae.
The order araneae includes 40,000 species of spiders, so finding a new one would be no big deal.