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Title:

Productivity investigation of two types of meadows in the Vistula valley. 9, Production and consumption of field layer spiders

Subtitle:

Production and consumption of field layer spiders ; Badania produktywności dwóch typów łąk w dolinie Wisły. 9, Porównanie produkcji i konsumpcji pająków piętra roślinności

Creator:

Kajak, Anna

Contributor:

Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Ecology

Publisher:

Państwowe Wydawnictwo Naukowe

Place of publishing:

Warszawa

Date issued/created:

1971

Description:

Pages 197-211 : illustrations ; 24 cm ; Bibliographical references (pages 209-210) ; Abstract in Polish

Type of object:

Journal/Article

Subject and Keywords:

meadows ; soils ; research ; Poland ; primary productivity ; spiders ; Araneae

Abstract:

In this paper the production and consumption by spiders of the field layer was compared with that of two groups of dominant insects the leafhoppers and adult Diptera. The dynamic of production of six dominant spider species and consumption of three populations of web spiders was analyzed. The probable total production and consumption of all spiders occurring in this stratum has been calculated on the basis of these data. On natural meadow the consumption of spiders was greater than the production of the two mentioned groups of insects, while on cultivated meadows it was very small when compared with the insect production. Elimination coefficients for insects appeared to be several times lower in cultivated than in natural meadows which seems to be connected with a very low density of spiders in that habitat.

References:

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Relation:

Ekologia Polska

Volume:

19

Issue:

15

Start page:

197

End page:

211

Resource type:

Text

Detailed Resource Type:

Article

Format:

application/pdf

Source:

MiIZ PAN, call no. P.2840 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

eng

Language of abstract:

pol

Rights:

Creative Commons Attribution BY 3.0 PL license

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. [CC BY 3.0 PL] May be used within the scope specified in Creative Commons Attribution BY 3.0 PL license, full text available at: ; -

Digitizing institution:

Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Library of the Museum and Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Operational Program Digital Poland, 2014-2020, Measure 2.3: Digital accessibility and usefulness of public sector information; funds from the European Regional Development Fund and national co-financing from the state budget.

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