Below is a selection of arachnological links. If you know a website which you would like to see listed, please contact Cor Vink.
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
Photographic Identification of Australian Arachnids
- Flicker Group with life photographs of Australian spiders
- Volker Framenau's Flickr Group of Australian Spiders (life photographs)
- The World Spider Catalogue, by Norman I. Platnick
- The Scorpion Files. Everything about Scorpions!
- The Pseudoscorpions of the World, by Mark Harvey
- 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.
- 19th International Congress of Arachnology, Kenting National Park, Taiwan, 23-28 June 2013
- Australasian Arachnological Society Conference, Hobart, Tasmania, 25-28 November 2012