spiders of the Natural and Historical Reserve of Martin Garcia Island, Rio de la Plata River, Argentina.
Systematics and natural history of the mygalomorph
spider genus Antrodiaetus and related genera (Araneae: Antrodiaetidae).
The arachnologists came to the conclusion this was a tarantula in the mygalomorph
The members of this genus, making their nests in burrows in the ground and provisioning them exclusively with mygalomorph
spiders (usually Theraphosidae, i.
Intraspecific interactions of araneomorph spiders have received considerable attention, but there are few detailed studies on intraspecific interactions of mygalomorph
spiders (Paz 1988, Jackson & Pollard 1990, Perez-Miles & Costa 1992).
Defensive behaviors in mygalomorph
spiders: release of urticating hairs by some Aviculariinae (Araneae, Theraphosidae).
Tarantulas are the largest spiders in the world, belonging to the order Mygalomorph
, which includes tarantulas, trapdoor spiders, and other less well-known groups.
spider bite: a report of 91 cases in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Notes on new and rare American Mygalomorph
It seems likely that the dominance of the mygalomorph
spiders in Australia may be due to the absence of competition from wind scorpions (Solifugae), which do not occur there.
Only sclerotized structures of adults were measured, so growth changes, as occur in birds (Cherry 1990) and mygalomorph
spiders (Perez-Miles 1989) were avoided.
A revision of the American Funnel-Web Mygalomorph
spider genus Euagrus (Araneae: Dipluridae).