Spiders

Known as: Araneae, Spider 
Arthropods of the class ARACHNIDA, order Araneae. Except for mites and ticks, spiders constitute the largest order of arachnids, with approximately… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
We examined attitudes towards spiders by employing an Approach-Avoidance Task, in which participants respond to pictures by… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Communities arising through adaptive radiation are generally regarded as unique, with speciation and adaptation being quite… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Spider silk has outstanding mechanical properties despite being spun at close to ambient temperatures and pressures using water… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Participants searched for discrepant fear-relevant pictures (snakes or spiders) in grid-pattern arrays of fear-irrelevant… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Consider the task of exploring the Web in order to find pages of a particular kind or on a particular topic. This task arises in… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Spiders produce a variety of silks, and the cloning of genes for silk fibroins reveals a clear link between protein sequence and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A spider is an axiomatization of the representation theory of a group, quantum group, Lie algebra, or other group or group-like… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The Fear of Spiders Questionnaire (FSQ), an 18-item self-report questionnaire assessing spider phobia, was developed in an… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
'Multiple causation' is the canon of contemporary epidemiology, and its metaphor and model is the 'web of causation.' First… (More)
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
1. The striate cortex was studied in lightly anaesthetized macaque and spider monkeys by recording extracellularly from single… (More)
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