Publications


Dr Volker Framenau
2015
  • V W Framenau, P T Lehtinen (2015) Nukuhiva is a troglobitic wolf spider (Araneae: Lycosidae), not a nursery-web spider (Pisauridae) Zootaxa (submitted).

  • V W Framenau (2015) Review of the Australian wolf spider genus Venator (Araneae, Lycosidae) Zootaxa (in press).

2014
2013
  • V W Framenau, A E Leung (2013) Costacosa, a new genus of wolf spider (Araneae, Lycosidae) from coastal north-west Western Australia Records of the Western Australian Museum, Supplement 83: 173-184 November.
  • D Harms, V W Framenau (2013) New species of Mouse Spiders (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Actinopodidae: Missulena) from the Pilbara region, Western Australia. Zootaxa 3637: 5. 521-540 April.

2012
  • Harvey, F. S. B., Framenau, V. W., Wojcieszek, J. M., Rix, M. G. & Harvey, M. S. 2012. Molecular and morphological characterisation of new species in the trapdoor spider genus Aname (Araneae: Mygalomorphae: Nemesiidae) from the Pilbara bioregion of Western Australia. Zootaxa 3383, 15-38

  • Li, Z., Zhang, Framenau, V.W. & Zhang, Z.-S. 2012. First record of the wolf spider subfamily Artoriinae and the genus Artoria from China (Araneae: Lycosidae). Zootaxa 3235, 35-44. (Intro only)

2011
  • Framenau, V.W. 2011. Lariniophora, a new monotypic orb-weaving spider genus from Australia (Araneae: Araneidae: Araneinae). Records of the Western Australian Museum 26, 191-201.

  • Harvey, M. S., Rix, M. G., Framenau, V. W., Hamilton, Z. R., Johnson, M. S., Teale, R. J., Humphreys, G. and Humphreys, W. F. 2011. Protecting the innocent: studying short-range endemic taxa enhances conservation outcomes. Invertebrate Systematics 25, 1-10.

  • Framenau, V. W. 2011. Description of a new orb-weaving spider species representing the first record of Novaranea in Australia (Araneae: Araneidae: Araneinae). Zootaxa 2793, 47-55.

  • Langlands, P. R., Brennan, K. E. C.,Framenau, V. W. and Main, B. Y. 2011. Predicting the post-fire responses of animal assemblages: testing a trait-based approach using spiders. Journal of Animal Ecology 80, 558-568.

2010
  • Durrant, B. J., Harvey, M. S., Framenau, V. W., Ott, R. and Waldock, J. M. 2010. Patterns in the composition of ground-dwelling spider communities in the Pilbara region, Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 78, 185-204.[download (1.1MB)]

  • Framenau, V. W., Scharff, N. and Harvey, M. S. 2010. Systematics of the Australian orb-weaving spider genus Demadiana with comments on the generic classification of the Arkyinae (Araneae: Araneidae). Invertebrate Systematics 24, 139-171 (abstract only).

  • Framenau, V. W. 2010. Revision of the new Australian wolf spider genus Kangarosa(Araneae: Lycosidae: Artoriinae). Arthropod Systematics and Phylogeny 68, 113-142.

  • Framenau, V. W., Dupérré, N., Blackledge, T.A. and Vink, C.J. 2010. Systematics of the new Australian orb-weaving spider genus Backobourkia (Araneae: Araneidae).Arthropod Systematics and Phylogeny 68, 79-111.

  • Langlands, P. R. and Framenau, V. W. 2010. Systematic revision of HoggicosaRoewer, 1960, the Australian bicolor group of wolf spiders (Araneae: Lycosidae).Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 158, 83-123 (abstract only).

2009
  • Framenau, V. W. and Scharff, N. 2009. Cyrtobill darwini, a new species in a new orb-weaving spider genus from northern Australia (Araneae: Araneidae: Cyrtophorinae).Records of the Western Australian Museum 25, 315-328. [download (765kB)]

  • Framenau, V. W., Main, B.Y., Harvey, M.S. and Waldock, J.M. 2009. Tapetosa, a new monotypic wolf spider genus from Western Australia (Araneae: Lycosidae: Lycosinae). Records of the Western Australian Museum 25, 309-314. [download(370kB)]

  • Main, B.Y. and Framenau, V. W. 2009. A new genus of mygalomorph spider from the Great Victoria Desert and neighbouring arid country in south-eastern Western Australia (Aaneae: Nemesiidae). Records of the Western Australian Museum 25, 277-285.[download (588kB)]

  • Framenau, V. W., Berry, J.W. and Beatty, J.A. (2009). Wolf spiders of the Pacific region: the genus Zoica Simon (Araneae, Lycosidae). Journal of Arachnology 37, 225-231 (members of American Arachnological Society only).

  • Framenau, V. W., Scharff, N. and Levi, H.W. (2009). Not from "Down Under": new synonymies and combinations for orb-weaving spiders (Araneae: Araneidae) erroneously reported from Australia. Zootaxa 2073, 22-30 (abstract only).

2008
  • Framenau, V. W. 2008. Artoria linnaei, a new wolf spider species from Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum 24, 363-368.[download]

  • Harmer, A. M. T. and Framenau, V. W. 2008. Telaprocera, a new Australian orb-web spider genus with elongated webs (Araneae: Araneidae). Zootaxa 1956, 59-80 (abstract only).

  • Framenau, V. W. and Scharff, N. 2008. The orb-weaving spider genus Larinia in Australia (Araneae: Araneidae). Arthropod Systematics and Phylogeny 66, 227-250.

  • Framenau, V. W. and Thomas, M. L. 2008. Ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) of Christmas Island (Indian Ocean). Records of the Western Australian Museum 25, 45-85.[download (2.5MB)][download (125MB)]

  • Framenau, V. W. 2008. The male of the orb-weaving spider Cyrtophora unicolor (Araneae, Araneidae). Journal of Arachnology 36, 131-135.

  • Framenau, V. W. 2008. A new species in the wolf spider genus Allotrochosina from New South Wales (Australia)(Araneae, Lycosidae). Journal of Arachnology 35, 463-469.
  • V W Framenau, M L Moir, M S Harvey (2008) Terrestrial Invertebrates of the South Coast NRM Region of Western Australia : Short-range Endemics in Gondwanan Relictual Habitats. Report to South Coast NRM.

2007
2006
2005
2004
  • Framenau, V. W. 2004 [imprint date 2003]. Two alpine wolf spiders of Australia:Artoria alta sp. nov., and the male of Lycosa musgravei McKay, 1974 (Araneae, Lycosidae). Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria 115: 27-34.

2002
  • V W Framenau (2002) Taxonomy, life history characteristics, and ecology of riparian wolf spiders (Araneae, Lycosidae) in the Victorian Alps, south-east Australia Department of Zoology, University of Melbourne.

  • Framenau, V. W. 2002. Review of the wolf spider genus Artoria Thorell. Invertebrate Systematics 16, 209-235 (abstract only).

  • Framenau, V. W., Manderbach, R. and Baehr, M. 2002. Riparian gravel banks of upland and lowland rivers in Victoria (South-east Australia): Arthropod community structure and life history patterns in a longitudinal gradient. Australian Journal of Zoology 50, 103-123 (abstract only).

2001
  • Framenau, V. W. & Vink, C. J. 2001. Revision of the wolf spider genus VenatrixRoewer. Invertebrate Taxonomy 15, 927-970 (abstract only).

  • Manderbach, R. & Framenau, V. W. 2001. Spider (Arachnida: Araneae) communities of riparian gravel banks in the Northern European Alps. Bulletin of the British arachnological Society 12: 1-9.

2000
  • Framenau, V. W. & Smit, J. 2000. Die epigäische Spinnenfauna (Araneae) anthropogener Kleinflächen im Universitätsgebiet der Philipps-Universität auf den Lahnbergen bei Marburg. Arachnologische Mitteilungen 20: 26-42. [download]

  • Framenau, V. W., Finley, L. A., Allan K., Love, M., Shirley, D. & Elgar, M. A. 2000. Multiple Feeding in Wolf Spiders: The Effect of Starvation on Handling Time, Ingestion Rate, and Intercatch Intervals in Lycosa lapidosa (Araneae, Lycosidae). Australian Journal of Zoology 48, 59-65 (abstract only).

1998
  • Framenau, V. 1998. Life cycles of Lycosa lapidosa McKay, 1974, and Lycosa arenaris(Hogg, 1905), two riparian wolf spiders from south-eastern Australia. In: Selden, P. (ed.) Proceedings of the 17th European Colloquium of Arachnology, Edinburgh 1997, 227-234. [download]

  • Heidt, E., Framenau, V. W., Hering, D. & Manderbach, R. 1998. Die Spinnen- und Laufkäferfauna auf ufernahen Schotterbänken von Rhône, Ain (Frankreich) und Tagliamento (Italien) (Arachnida: Araneae; Coleoptera, Carabidae). Entomologische Zeitschrift 108: 142-153. [download]

1996
  • Framenau, V. W., M. Reich & H. Plachter. 1996. Zum Wanderverhalten und zur Nahrungsökologie von Arctosa cinerea (Fabricius, 1777) in einer alpinen Wildflußlandschaft. Verhandlungen der Gesellschaft für Ökologie 26: 369-376. [download]

  • Framenau, V. W., M. Dieterich, M. Reich & H. Plachter. 1996. Life cycle, habitat selection and home range of Arctosa cinerea (Fabricius, 1777) (Araneae: Lycosidae) on a braided section of the Upper Isar (Germany, Bavaria). Revue Suisse Zoologie, vol. hors série 1: 223-234. [download]

  • Framenau, V. W. 1996. Gnaphosa inconspecta und Xysticus viduus, zwei bemerkenswerte Spinnenfunde an der Oberen Isar (Regierungsbezirk Oberbayern) (Araneae: Gnaphosidae, Thomisidae). Arachnologische Mitteilungen 10: 17-19. [download]

1995