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South African National Survey of Arachnida: A checklist of the spiders(Arachnida, Araneae) of the Lekgalameetse Nature Reserve, Limpopo province, South Africa
The aim of the South African National Survey of Arachnida (SANSA) is to document the Arachnida fauna of South Africa. One of the focus areas of SANSA is to survey protected areas to obtain species-specific information, ...
The faunistic diversity of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) of the Savannah Biome of South Africa
(Taylor & Francis, 2011)
Invertebrates include more than 80% of all animals, yet they are severely under-represented in studies of southern African diversity. Site biodiversity estimates that ignore invertebrates, not only omit the greatest part ...
Die diversiteit van Suid-Afrikaanse spinnekoppe (Arachnida: Araneae): Dokumentering van 'n nasionale opname
(AOSIS OpenJournals, 2013-04-19)
Die Suid-Afrikaanse Nasionale Opname van Arachnida (SANSA) is in 1997 deur die Landbounavorsingsraad (LNR) geïnisieer met die primêre doelwit om die Arachnidafauna van Suid-Afrika op nasionale vlak te dokumenteer. Tydens ...
Spider checklist for the Blouberg, in the Vhembe Biosphere Reserve, South Africa
Background: The north-eastern mountainous region of South Africa has been identified as a spider diversity hotspot and centre of endemisim. The Blouberg is an isolated inselberg that forms part of the Soutpansberg geological ...
The South African National Red List of spiders: patterns, threats, and conservation
Triage in conservation biology necessitates the prioritization of species and ecosystems for conservation. Although highly diverse, ecologically important, and charismatic, spiders are rarely considered. With 2,253 known ...
Tarantulas (Araneae: Theraphosidae) in the pet trade in South Africa
Many alien species have been introduced around the world as part of the pet trade, and some have escaped captivity and become invasive. In South Africa, many species of tarantula (Theraphosidae) are kept as pets. It is not ...