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Ballarrinae, a new subfamily of harvestmen from the Southern Hemisphere (Arachnida: Opiliones: Neopilionidae)
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The family Neopilionidae, as defined in this paper, may also prove not to be a monophyletic taxon and their relationship with entapophysate Phalangioidea is explored. Expand
New and rare Schizomida (Arachnida: Hubbardiidae) from South America
One new genus and eight new species of Schizomida are described from South America: Adisomus duckei n.g.• n.sp. from Brazil. Ro....landius sui n.sp. from Brazil, Surazomus arboreus n.sp. from Brazil.Expand
Arthropod Phoresy Involving Pseudoscorpions in the Past and Present
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The present work brings up to date phoretic associations between pseudoscorpions and different arthropods and discusses the long-standing controversy over whether this behavior is basically a predatory response or adapted solely for dispersal. Expand
PATHOGENS AND PARASITES OF OPILIONES ( ARTHROPODA : ARACHNIDA )
This is the first paper to review the literature records on all pathogens and parasites of Opilione s on a global level . These organisms (bacteria, fungi, protozoans, cestodes, trematodes,Expand
CHROMOSOMES OF SIXTEEN SPECIES OF HARVESTMEN (ARACHNIDA, OPILIONES, CADDIDAE AND PHALANGIIDAE)
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A survey of known records of chromosome numbers in Caddidae and Phalangiidae revealed a general trend that the number is greater in both Caddido agilis and Ph alangiinae, fewer in Gagrellinae (2n = 10-22, and intermediate in Leiobuninae) . Expand
The Systematic Status of Arachnida, Exclusive of Acari, in North America North of Mexico
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The diversity, distribution, and taxonomic status of North American arachnologists, inclusive of Acanna (ticks and mites), and the people who work onlhem is reviewed. Expand
Ketones and alcohols in the defensive secretion of Leiobunum townsendi weed and a review of the known exocrine secretions of Palpatores (Arachnida:Opiliones)
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The chemistry of the exocrine secretion of the western North American opilionid, Leiobunum townsendi, contains four volatile ketones and alcohols, and two alcohols are new natural products reported for opilionids. Expand
Arachnida at "Reserva Ducke", Central Amazonia/Brazil
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Data show, that almost one-fourth of the families presently known in the Arachnida and about 2% of the worlds described species are represented in Amazonia. Expand
Wetter and cooler late Holocene climate in the southwestern United States from mites preserved in stalagmites
The presence of at least 12 species of well-preserved mites in two late Holocene stalagmites from Hidden Cave, Guadalupe Mountains, New Mexico, depicts changing climate over the past 3200 yr. GrowthExpand
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