Two new papers online: the water-repellent cerotegument of whip spiders

Wolff J. O., Schwaha T., Seiter M., & Gorb S. N. (2016) Whip-spiders (Amblypygi) become water-repellent by a colloidal secretion that self-assembles into hierarchical microstructures. Zoological Letters, 2: 23.

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Wolff J. O., Seiter M. & Gorb S. N. (2016) The water-repellent cerotegument of whip-spider (Arachnida: Amblypygi). Arthropod Structure & Development.

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You can find the paper here