News tagged with wolf spiders

Male wolf spiders cannibalize females

( -- While most people are familiar with the fact that many species of female spiders eat their male counterparts, new research findings published in the Biological Journal of the Linnean Society show how biologists ...

dateApr 13, 2011 in Plants & Animals report
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Spying on Corn Rootworm Predators Nightlife

( -- Agricultural Research Service (ARS) entomologist Jonathan G. Lundgren, while exploring corn fields at night, has found a very different group of predators than the ones that feed during the day. It turns ...

dateOct 31, 2009 in Ecology
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Water webs connect spiders, residents in Southwest

( -- If you are a cricket and it is a dry season on the San Pedro River in Arizona, on your nighttime ramblings to eat leaves, you are more likely to be ambushed by thirsty wolf spiders, or so a June 19 study ...

dateJun 25, 2009 in Ecology
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