Below is a selection of arachnological links. If you know a website which you would like to see listed, please contact Volker Framenau.
Check also our web page ‘Arachnologists’ for personal home pages of some of our colleagues.
The Arachnology Home Page
- The Arachnology Home Page
Maintained by Herman Vanuyten, the Arachnology Home Page is arguably the best source of information on everything dealing with eight legs!
Arachnological Societies World Wide
Taxonomy and Systematics
- The World Spider Catalogue, by Norman I. Platnick
- The Scorpion Files. Everything about Scorpions!
- Jumping Spiders (Salticidae) of the World, by Wayne Maddison and Jerzey Proszynski
- Spiders of Australia, by Ed Nieuwenhuys
- Venomous Spiders, by Peter Hansen
Links to collections with catalogues of arachnid material, in particular type material from our region.
- The arachnology website of the Western Australian Museum provides lists of the types in the collection.
- The Australian Museum maintains a Arachnology Types Database.
- XXIII International Congress of Entomology, Durban, South Africa, 6-12 July, 2008