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Zeitschrift für Morphologie der Tiere

, Volume 68, Issue 1, pp 37–68 | Cite as

Morphology and function of the spinning apparatus of the wolf spider Pardosa amentata (Cl.) (Araneae, Lycosidae)

  • Carel J. J. Richter
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Abstract

The histology of the four types of silk gland, occurring in the wolf spider Pardosa amentata are given. The changes in epithelium height, lumen breadth and size of the granules were studied in relation to silk production in the sub-adult and adult stage of the life-cycle.

Keywords

Developmental Biology Adult Stage Silk Gland Wolf Spider Lumen Breadth 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carel J. J. Richter
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  1. 1.Department of Biology of the Free UniversityAmsterdam-BuitenveldertThe Netherlands

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