Core team:


Linden Higgins

University of Vermont

Department of Biology,


Most recent papers:


Testing ecological and developmental hypotheses of mean and variation in adult size in nephilid orb-weaving spiders.

Linden Higgins, Jonathan Coddington, Charles Goodnight, Matjaz Kuntner. Evolutionary Ecology, , 25, 2011.
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Developmental response to low diets by giant Nephila clavipes females (Araneae: Nephilidae).

Linden Higgins, Charles Goodnight. Journal of Arachnology, 399-408, , 2011.
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Nephila clavipes females have accelerating dietary requirements.

Linden Higgins, Charles Goodnight. Journal of Arachnology, 150-152, 38, 2010.
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