Assassin bugs can reduce the aggression of their spider prey before an attack, Wignall & Soley

Published: 13 August 2021| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/p3h2spfs27.1


Behavioural responses of spiders to experimental and control treatments


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Repeated measures experiment. Spiders were tapped, sham-tapped or not tapped (control) on the leg before being exposed to a simulated prey stimulus, and their reaction recorded.