The behavioral ecology of amblypygids

@inproceedings{Chapin2016TheBE,
  title={The behavioral ecology of amblypygids},
  author={Kenneth J Chapin and Eileen A Hebets},
  year={2016}
}
Abstract Arachnologists have uncovered tantalizing details about amblypygid behavioral ecology—the study of the fitness consequences of their behavior. Thus, it is the aim of this review to position Amblypygi as a useful system in which to investigate the principles of animal behavioral ecology. We synthesize amblypygid habitat preference and navigation modalities; predator, prey, parasite, parasitoid, cannibal, and commensal interactions; resource contests and territoriality; mating systems… Expand
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