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Description of a New Species of the Genus Argyrodes (Araneae: Theridiidae) from Orchid Island, Taiwan, with Notes on its Ecology and Behavior

Hajime Yoshida, I-Min Tso, Lucia Liu Severinghaus
1998 Acta Arachnologica  
Paratypes: l o~, 2 --~, same data as for the holotype (ASIZ-Ar 70002-70004); 1 -, same locality and collector, 18-III-1997 (ASIZ-Ar 70005); 1 a~, 1 --, 2 ---~-juv., Orchid Island, 14-VIII-1993, H.  ...  A. lanyuensis subdues the prey by both biting and wrapping, then carries the wrapped prey with a silk string away from host's orb to feed.  ... 
doi:10.2476/asjaa.47.1 fatcat:tz4su35l6jb4nf4y236in4dmvi

Page 54 of Behavior Research Methods Vol. 36, Issue 1 [page]

2004 Behavior Research Methods  
However, an interesting new way to use XML documents is to insert them into Web pages as data islands.  ...  Once inserted into a Web page, the data island will be automatically parsed when the page is loaded into the client’s browser, but it is not displayed.  ... 

Effects of Experimental Seaweed Deposition on Lizard and Ant Predation in an Island Food Web

J. Piovia-Scott, D. A. Spiller, T. W. Schoener
2011 Science  
Data are mean +/-SE.  ...  S3 Herbivore abundance on experimental islands. Data are mean +/-SE of logtransformed abundances; n=3 islands for each treatment combination. Testing for cage effects.  ... 
doi:10.1126/science.1200282 pmid:21273487 fatcat:5uqzfs7665ag7mxc2n4vt7rmhe

Birds Caught in Spider Webs: A Synthesis of Patterns

Daniel M. Brooks
2012 The Wilson Journal of Ornithology  
Results of queries through public avian list-servers and a thorough literature search formed a data base to synthesize patterns of birds trapped in spider webs.  ...  Thirty cases of birds were entrapped without human intervention: 22 died and eight not wrapped in silk freed themselves. Those wrapped in silk invariably died unless freed by a human observer.  ...  The data synthesized to examine the reported patterns would not have been possible without the careful records of others, including amateur naturalists who published their field notes.  ... 
doi:10.1676/11-148.1 fatcat:5ymytxq5ovg6no7g2bwlvpkwpm

Electronic sensor and actuator webs for large-area complex geometry cardiac mapping and therapy

D.-H. Kim, R. Ghaffari, N. Lu, S. Wang, S. P. Lee, H. Keum, R. D'Angelo, L. Klinker, Y. Su, C. Lu, Y.-S. Kim, A. Ameen (+13 others)
2012 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America  
We constructed large area designs for diagnostic and therapeutic stretchable sensor and actuator webs that conformally wrap the epicardium, establishing robust contact without sutures, mechanical fixtures  ...  Ultra-low modulus, stretchable sensor and actuator webs overcome the limitations of previously described cardiac and  ...  We thank Roja Nunna and Nishan Subedi for implementation and testing of the data acquisition system, and Behrooz Dehdashti and members of the Sarver Heart Center for help with in vivo animal studies.  ... 
doi:10.1073/pnas.1205923109 pmid:23150574 pmcid:PMC3523871 fatcat:waf4hbhvabfdjhmahfh2r5lsle

OKILEUCAUGE SASAKII, A NEW GENUS AND SPECIES OF SPIDER FROM OKINAWAJIMA ISLAND, SOUTHWEST JAPAN (ARANEAE, TETRAGNATHIDAE)

Akio Tanikawa
2001 The journal of arachnology  
Several specimens of a unique spider were collected in Okinawajima Island, Southwestern Japan. They resemble the spiders of the genus Leucauge and its related genera.  ...  Takeshi Sasaki, University Museum of the Ryukyus, who supported my field research in Okinawajima island. Figure 1 . 1 -Minimal length cladogram for the data matrix in Table 1.  ...  Paratypes: 2&, same data except 30 March 1997 (NSMT-Ar 4302-4303), 1& 1(, same data except 1 April 1997 (NSMT-Ar 4304- 4305), 2&, same data except 2 April 1997 (NSMT-Ar 4306).  ... 
doi:10.1636/0161-8202(2001)029[0016:osanga]2.0.co;2 fatcat:d4h4tr3gnvdeflqft6vvknck6i

Modelling Ecological Systems with the Calculus of Wrapped Compartments [chapter]

Pablo Ramón, Angelo Troina
2013 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The Calculus of Wrapped Compartments is a framework based on stochastic multiset rewriting in a compartmentalised setting originally developed for the modelling and analysis of biological interactions.  ...  Immigration and extinction are key components of island biogeography.  ...  The Calculus of Wrapped Compartments The Calculus of Wrapped Compartments (CWC) (see [27, 26, 25] ) is based on a nested structure of compartments delimited by wraps with specific proprieties.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-36751-9_24 fatcat:z4t4f7idufedfj27dh2k52biqi

bcdata: An R package for searching retrieving data from the B.C. Data Catalogue

Andrew Teucher, Sam Albers, Stephanie Hazlitt
2021 Journal of Open Source Software  
data, and supports repeatable and reproducible analysis of hundreds of open-licensed British Columbia public sector data sets.  ...  Data Catalogue using familiar R dplyr syntax ), bcdata helps both novice and experienced R users find and use British Columbia government public and open data holdings.  ...  The bcdata package for the R programming language (R Core Team (2017)) wraps two distinct but complimentary web application programming interfaces -one for the B.C.  ... 
doi:10.21105/joss.02927 fatcat:eefjfv35r5duxilwpxkdfolu7u

A risky defence by a spider using conspicuous decoys resembling itself in appearance

Ling Tseng, I.-Min Tso
2009 Animal Behaviour  
Webs with more decorations suffered increased numbers of wasp attacks.  ...  We calculated colour contrasts of spiders against prey pellets and eggsacs and recorded predators' responses to spiders on webs in the field.  ...  On Orchid Island female C. mulmeinensis on average incorporated three to four eggsacs on the webs, and some even placed as many as 11 (L. Tseng, unpublished data).  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2009.05.017 fatcat:fwww2uk6qvh2nmz27aqba56jeu

Predatory Behavior of Gasteracantha mammosa C. KOCH (Araneae: Araneidae)

Makoto YOSHIDA
1989 Acta Arachnologica  
They called it as "immobilization wrapping" or "attack wrapping", and supposed that it has been derived from the wrapping at the capture site after attack bite.  ...  immobilization but others do not use such type of wrapping.  ...  Materials and Methods The investigation was done from late March to early April 1987 in Ryukyu Islands.  ... 
doi:10.2476/asjaa.37.57 fatcat:ozbyewivdbduvk254c4vjde7ie

First description of predatory behavior in Cnodalia harpax (Araneae: Araneidae)

Yuya Suzuki
2020 Acta Arachnologica  
It did not wrap small sized prey (Table 1) .  ...  Relevant data of the study are available at the Movie Archives of Animal Behavior (http://www.momop.com/).  ... 
doi:10.2476/asjaa.69.49 fatcat:wdipzj6wnrbttbstbohbpvsqqu

The Predatory Behavior of the Golden-Web SpiderNephila Clavipes(Araneae: Araneidae)

Michael H. Robinson, Heath Mirick
1971 Psyche: A Journal of Entomology  
Wrap in web.  ...  Wrap in web Pull out alone 20 0 Time of persistent pull out attempts (before inception of wrap in situ.) averages.  ... 
doi:10.1155/1971/57182 fatcat:243zswvklveodmf76myvfccx4q

CONCEPTUALISE TOURISM SUPPORT SYSTEM THROUGH WEB-BASED GIS FOR COLLABORATIVE TOURISM PLANNING

Tarmiji Masron, Azizan Marzuki, Badaruddin Mohamed, Norizawati Mohd Ayob
2014 PLANNING MALAYSIA JOURNAL  
The Langkawi Island Web GIS is a website which provides tourism related information about Langkawi Island and allows for public participation as an information supplier.  ...  It also became a new medium of inviting public participation in planning and management processes by providing information in the form of maps and data for public access and paving the path for data sharing  ...  Each attribute data was provided with explanations and image. Figure 11 shows some application of the Langkawi Island web GIS interface.  ... 
doi:10.21837/pmjournal.v12.i4.125 fatcat:wibeavi2jvcxnf3thosdmdrtcy

Ecological Modelling with the Calculus of Wrapped Compartments [article]

Pablo Ramon, Angelo Troina
2015 arXiv   pre-print
The Calculus of Wrapped Compartments is a framework based on stochastic multiset rewriting in a compartmentalised setting originally developed for the modelling and analysis of biological interactions.  ...  Immigration and extinction are key components of island biogeography.  ...  The Calculus of Wrapped Compartments.  ... 
arXiv:1505.01985v1 fatcat:ot5kj5md6rcuvbju74riboipeu
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