Patterns of prey utilization in a web of orb-weaving spiderAraneus pinguis (Karsch)

  • Tomoji Endo
  • Published 2006 in Researches on Population Ecology


The pattern of prey utilization of the orb-weaving spiderAraneus pinguis was studies by comparing between arthropods restrained in the empty webs (spiders were removed) and those unattacked in the intact webs (spiders were not removed). The number of arthropods was larger in the empty webs than in the intact webs. In the empty webs, web area, mesh width… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02512606

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