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- Bilde, Trine, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Naturwissenschaften 2012 v.99 no.12 pp. 1021-1030
- Araneae; aggression; females; genetic techniques and protocols; kin selection; new combination; Indonesia
- ... Cooperation and group living often evolves through kin selection. However, associations between unrelated organisms, such as different species, can evolve if both parties benefit from the interaction. Group living is rare in spiders, but occurs in cooperative, permanently social spiders, as well as in territorial, colonial spiders. Mixed species spider colonies, involving closely related species, ...