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William Eberhard

Eberhard, William G., Rodríguez, Rafael Lucas, Huber, Bernhard A., Speck, Bretta, Miller, Henry, Buzatto, Bruno A., and Machado, Glauco. 2018. "Sexual Selection and Static Allometry: The Importance of Function." The Quarterly review of biology. 93 (3):207–250.
Eberhard, William G. 2017. "Cryptic Female Choice Revisited: A Response to Firman et al.." Trends in Ecology & Evolution. 32 (11):805–806.
Eberhard, William G. 2017. "How orb-weavers find and grasp silk lines." Journal of Arachnology. 45 (2):145–151.
Eberhard, William G. and Hazzi, Nicolas A. 2017. "Web building and prey wrapping behavior of Aglaoctenus castaneus (Araneae: Lycosidae: Sosippinae)." Journal of Arachnology. 45 (2):177–197.
Briceno, R. D., Eberhard, William G., Chinea-Cano, E., Wegrzynek, D., and dos Santos Rolo, T. 2016. "Species-specific differences in the behavior of male tsetse fly genitalia hidden in the female during copulation." Ethology Ecology & Evolution. 28 (1):53–76.
Aisenberg, Anita, Barrantes, Gilbert, and Eberhard, William G. 2015. "Post-copulatory Sexual Selection in Two Tropical Orb-weaving Leucauge Spiders." in Cryptic female choice in arthropods: Patterns, mechanisms and prospects, edited by Peretti, Alfredo V. and Aisenberg, Anita., 79–108. Germany: Springer.
Aisenberg, Anita, Barrantes, Gilbert, and Eberhard, William G. 2015. "Hairy kisses: tactile cheliceral courtship affects female mating decisions in Leucauge mariana (Araneae, Tetragnathidae)." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 69 (2):313–323.
Barrantes, Gilbert, Sánchez-Quirós, Catalina, Aisenberg, Anita, Leitch, Katherine, and Eberhard, William G. 2015. "Loss of Cheliceral Clasping in Leucauge sp. (Araneae, Tetragnathidae)." Arachnology. 16 (8):281–286.
Eberhard, William G. and Barrantes, Gilbert. 2015. "Cues guiding uloborid construction behavior support orb web monophyly." Journal of Arachnology. 43 (3):371–387.
Eberhard, William G. 2014. "A new view of orb webs: multiple trap designs in a single structure." Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 111 (2):437–449.
Eberhard, William G., Pacheco, Jessica, Carrasco-Rueda, Farah, Christopher, Yuliana, Gonzalez, Cely, Urbina, Hector, and Blackwell, Meredith. 2014. "Zombie bugs? The fungus Purpureocillium sp. may manipulate the behavior of its host bug Edessa rufomarginata." Mycologia. 106 (6):1065–1072.
Ang, Yuchen, Puniamoorthy, Jayanthi, Pont, Adrian C., Bartak, Miroslav, Blanckenhorn, Wolf U., Eberhard, William G., Puniamoorthy, Nalini, Silva, Vera C., Munari, Lorenzo, and Meier, Rudolf. 2013. "A plea for digital reference collections and other science-based digitization initiatives in taxonomy: Sepsidnet as exemplar." Systematic Entomology. 38 (3):637–644.
Eberhard, William G., Wcislo, William T., and Stahnke, Adelheid. 2013. "Wege zum Minigehirn." Spektrum der Wissenschaft. 24–30.
Ticay-Rivas, Jaime, Pozo-Baños, Marcos del, Eberhard, William G., Alonso, Jesús B., and Travieso, Carlos M. 2013. "Spider Specie Identification and Verification based on Pattern Recognition of it Cobweb." Expert Systems with Applications. 40 (10):4213–4225.
Barrantes, Gilbert and Eberhard, William G. 2012. "Extreme Behavioral Adjustments by an Orb-Web Spider to Restricted Spaces." Ethology. 118 (5):438–449.
Briceno, R. D. and Eberhard, William G. 2012. "Spiders avoid sticking to their webs: clever leg movements, branched drip-tip setae, and anti-adhesive surfaces." Naturwissenschaften. 99 (4):337–341.
Eberhard, William G. 2012. "Correlations between leg positions during sticky spiral construction and spaces between lines in the orbs of Micrathena duodecimspinosa (Araneae: Araneidae)." Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society. 15 (7):235–240.
Eberhard, William G. 2012. "Cues guiding placement of the first loop of sticky spiral in orbs of Micrathena duodecimspinosa (Araneidae) and Leucauge mariana (Tetragnathidae)." Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society. 15 (7):224–227.
Eberhard, William G. and Hesselberg, Thomas. 2012. "Cues that Spiders (Araneae: Araneidae, Tetragnathidae) Use to Build Orbs: Lapses in Attention to One Set of Cues because of Dissonance with Others?." Ethology. 118 (7):610–620.
Eberhard, William G. and Wcislo, William T. 2012. "Límites de la miniaturización del cerebro." Investigación y Ciencia. 435:76–83.
Esquivel, Carolina, Escalante, Ignacio, and Eberhard, William G. 2012. "The effect of regurgitated digestive fluid on the spider's own legs in Philoponella vicina (Araneae: Uloboridae)." Journal of Arachnology. 40 (1):146–148.
Eberhard, William G. 2011. "Experiments with genitalia: A commentary." Trends in Ecology & Evolution. 26 (1):17–21.
Eberhard, William G. and Wcislo, William T. 2011. "Grade Changes in Brain-Body Allometry: Morphological and Behavioural Correlates of Brain Size in Miniature Spiders, Insects and Other Invertebrates." in Spider Physiology and Behaviour, edited by Casas, Jérome., 155–214. Academic Press.
Quesada, Rosannette, Triana, Emilia, Vargas, Gloria, Douglass, John K., Seid, Marc A., Niven, Jeremy E., Eberhard, William G., and Wcislo, William T. 2011. "The allometry of CNS size and consequences of miniaturization in orb-weaving and cleptoparasitic spiders." Arthropod Structure & Development. 40 (6):521–529.
Barrantes, Gilbert and Eberhard, William G. 2010. "Ontogeny repeats phylogeny in Steatoda and Latrodectus spiders." Journal of Arachnology. 38 (3):485–494.
Briceño, R. Daniel, Wegrzynek, D., Chinea-Cano, E., Eberhard, William G., and Rolo, T. dos Santos. 2010. "Movements and morphology under sexual selection: tsetse fly genitalia." Ethology Ecology & Evolution. 22 (4):385–391.
Gonzaga, M. O., Sobczak, J. F., Penteado-Dias, A., and Eberhard, William G. 2010. "Modification of Nephila clavipes (Araneae Nephilidae) webs induced by the parasitoids Hymenoepimecis bicolor and H. robertsae (Hymenoptera Ichneumonidae)." Ethology Ecology & Evolution. 22 (2):151–165.
Moya, Jairo, Quesada, Rosannette, Barrantes, Gilbert, Eberhard, William G., Escalante, Ignacio, Esquivel, Carolina, Rojas, Andres, Triana, Emilia, and Arias, Adriana. 2010. "Egg sac construction by folding dead leaves in Pozonia nigroventris and Micrathena sp. (Araneae: Araneidae)." Journal of Arachnology. 38 (2):371–373.
Peretti, Alfredo V. and Eberhard, William G. 2010. "Cryptic female choice via sperm dumping favours male copulatory courtship in a spider." Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 23 (2):271–281.
Aisenberg, Anita and Eberhard, William G. 2009. "Female cooperation in plug formation in a spider: effects of male copulatory courtship." Behavioral Ecology. 20 (6):1236–1241.
Briceño, R. Daniel and Eberhard, William G. 2009. "Experimental demonstration of possible cryptic female choice on male tsetse fly genitalia." Journal of insect physiology. 55 (11):989–996.
Eberhard, William G. 2009. "Postcopulatory sexual selection: Darwin's omission and its consequences." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 106:10025–10032.
Eberhard, William G. 2009. "Static allometry and animal genitalia." Evolution. 63 (1):48–66.
Eberhard, William G. 2009. [Book review] "Art for art's sake." Ethology. 115 (12):1200–1201.
Eberhard, William G. and Gelhaus, Jon K. 2009. "Genitalic stridulation during copulation in a species of crane fly, Tipula (Bellardina) sp. (Diptera: Tipulidae)." Revista de Biología Tropical. 57:251–256.
Eberhard, William G., Rodriguez, S. Rafael Lucas, and Polihronakis, M. 2009. "Pitfalls in understanding the functional significance of genital allometry." Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 22 (3):435–445.
Peretti, Alfredo V. and Eberhard, William G. 2009. "Cryptic female choice via sperm dumping favours male copulatory courtship in a spider." Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 23 (2):271–281.
Eberhard, William G. 2008. "Araneus expletus (Araneae, Araneidae): another stabilimentum that does not function to attract prey." Journal of Arachnology. 36 (1):191–194.
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