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  • Powell, E. C., Painting, C. J., Hickey, A. J., & Holwell, G. I. (2020). Defining an intrasexual male weapon polymorphism in a New Zealand harvestman (Opiliones: Neopilionidae) using traditional and geometric morphometrics. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 130(2), 395-409. doi:10.1093/biolinnean/blaa040

  • O'Brien, D. M., Boisseau, R. P., Duell, M., McCullough, E., Powell, E. C., Somjee, U., . . . Emlen, D. J. (2019). Muscle mass drives cost in sexually selected arthropod weapons. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 286(1905). doi:10.1098/rspb.2019.1063

  • McCambridge, J. E., Painting, C. J., Walker, L. A., & Holwell, G. I. (2019). Weapon allometry and phenotypic correlation in the New Zealand sheetweb spider Cambridgea plagiata. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 126(2), 349-359. doi:10.1093/biolinnean/bly170

  • Zeng, H., Wee, S. S. E., Painting, C. J., Zhang, S., & Li, D. (2019). Equivalent effect of UV coloration and vibratory signal on mating success in a jumping spider. Behavioral Ecology, 30(2), 313-321. doi:10.1093/beheco/ary167

  • LeGrice, R. J., Tezanos-Pinto, G., de Villemereuil, P., Holwell, G. I., & Painting, C. J. (2019). Directional selection on body size but no apparent survival cost to being large in wild New Zealand giraffe weevils. Evolution, 73(4), 762-776. doi:10.1111/evo.13698

  • Painting, C. J., Chang, C. C., Seah, J. F., & Li, D. (2017). Condition dependence of female-specific UV-induced fluorescence in a jumping spider. Animal Behaviour, 127, 233-241. doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2017.03.022

  • Herberstein, M. E., Painting, C. J., & Holwell, G. I. (2017). Scramble competition polygyny in terrestrial arthropods. In M. Naguib, J. Podos, L. W. Simmons, L. Barrett, S. D. Healy, & M. Zuk (Eds.), Advances in the Study of Behavior (Vol. 49, pp. 237-295). Elsevier. doi:10.1016/bs.asb.2017.01.001

  • Painting, C. J., Nicholson, C. C., Bulbert, M. W., Norma-Rashid, Y., & Li, D. (2017). Nectary feeding and guarding behavior by a tropical jumping spider. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 15(8), 469-470. doi:10.1002/fee.1538

  • Painting, C. J., Myers, S., Holwell, G. I., & Buckley, T. R. (2017). Phylogeography of the New Zealand giraffe weevil Lasiorhynchus barbicornis (Coleoptera: Brentidae): A comparison of biogeographic boundaries. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 122(1), 13-28. doi:10.1093/biolinnean/blx051

  • Wee, R. H. X., Norma-Rashid, Y., Li, D., & Painting, C. J. (2017). Courtship and male-male interaction behaviour of Orsima ichneumon (Simon, 1901), an ant-mimicking jumper spider (Arachnida: Salticidae). Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 65, 426-439. Retrieved from

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