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Keywords: Cupiennius saleiClose
J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (2): 222–224.
Published: 15 January 2014
... the collective effect of hairy foot pads in the hunting spider Cupiennius salei (Arachnida, Ctenidae), we performed vertical pulling experiments combined with stepwise disabling of the pads. We found the attachment force of the spider to be not simply the sum of single leg forces because with leg pair...
J Exp Biol (2011) 214 (4): 546–550.
Published: 15 February 2011
...Eva Orlando; Axel Schmid SUMMARY The nocturnal wandering spider Cupiennius salei has one pair of principal eyes and three pairs of secondary eyes located on the prosoma, which differ in both morphology and function. Their spectral sensitivity, measured with intracellular recordings, is due to three...
J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (17): 2819–2823.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Daniela Neuhofer; Rudi Machan; Axel Schmid SUMMARY Like most other spiders Cupiennius salei (Keyserling 1877) has two different eye types, one pair of principal eyes and three pairs of secondary eyes. The principal eyes have two eye muscles each, which allow movement of the retina and are mainly...
J Exp Biol (1992) 164 (1): 227–242.
Published: 01 March 1992
... IN THE CTENID SPIDER CUPIENNIUS SALEI BY M. F. LAND Neuroscience Research Centre, School of Biological Sciences, University of Sussex, Brighton BN1 9QG, UK AND F. G. BARTH Institut fur Zoologie der Universitat Wien, Althanstrasse 14, A-1090 Wien, Austria Accepted 20 November 1991 Summary Much is known about...