The AraGes Newsletter informs the members about recent developments in the world of arachnids and arachnologists, i. e.,

  • AraGes News (Newsletter, AraGes meetings, activities),
  • Available positions for arachnologists, ecologists, zoologists, ecological consultants,
  • Requests for support (spider material, expert determination, literature),
  • Recent changes in taxonomy,
  • Larger new publications by AraGes members (e.g. books).

Content for the AraGes Newsletter can be submitted by anyone (even non-members), but the newsletter itself is only available to AraGes members. Inquiries relating to the AraGes Newsletter are to be addressed to: Stefan Otto.

24908.14.2020Information on the AraGes member space and the new ARAMOB database.
24806.25.2020Call for manuscripts for the journal "Diversity", literature about the Varroa mites, new spider study group in Rheinland-Pfalz
24704.10.2020Issue 59 of the AraMit/Letters and a new publication about vernacular spider names of the German spiders
24604.02.2020Info on the Spider Atlas and a request for material
24512.11.2019Literature give-away, a new book and information on the ASA Conference 2020
24410.18.2019Report on the AraGes Congress and Member Meeting in Basel, an update on Gray Literature, a stipend and the new Spider Calender 2020
24309.11.2019Information on the new issue of the AraLetters.

Documents for the election of the new AraGes Board and important deadlines

24004.08.2019Information on a risk potential analysis by the BfN and a material request
23907.28.2019Conference information on deadline for presentations and registration
23806.20.2019Conference information, a material request, a book announcement
23704.15.2019Official invitation to the AraGes Congress and Meeting 2019, 6.-8. September 2019 in Basel (link) and an invitation to the working group 'Red List for Nordrhein-Westfalen'
23601.11.2019Information by the AraGes Board on the new member area of the homepage, exclusive functions and contents for AraGes members and information on the current issue 56 of the Arachnological Letters (Arachnologische Mitteilungen)
23511.12.2018Save the date, 6.-8. September 2019 in Basel, for the AraGes Meeting 2019, information on the Konrad-Thaler-Commemoration Award 2019 and information on the new spider calendar 2019 of the Spinnen-Forum
23408.31.2018Invitation to the SARA Meeting in Graz in October and a survey on private natural history collections
23305.21.2018Information on issue 55 of the AraMit
23204.19.2018Two colleagues share literature copies
23102.25.2018Information on an AraGes stipend and information on a spider day in Serbia
23011.22.2017Information on the new Spider Calendar 2018 and a request concerning the biography of Hans Betten
22908.22.2017The new AraGes Homepage and links to a PDF with all AraMit issues 47-54
22807.19.2017Invitation to the SARA Meeting in October and a material request
22706.19.2017Two requests for comparative material
22604.22.2017Information on the new issue of the AraMit and a literature give-away by Ute Grimm
22503.11.2017a position anouncement and a material request
22412.17.2016Information from the AraGes board and information on the SARA Meeting 2017
22310.24.2016Request concerning doubtful spider records and information on the upcoming spider calendar 2017
22209.26.2016Information on issue 52 of the AraMit and a position available
22109.02.2016Information on the the election of the AraGes board at the AraGes-Treffen in Greifswald in October an a material request
22007.20.2016Reminder for the AraGes Meeting in Greifswald in October and a material request
21906.17.2016A position available
21806.08.2016A call by the AraGes board to participate in a member survey concerning the AraMit
21705.08.2016Information for students concerning a master thesis on arboricolous spiders in the floodplain forest in Leipzig
21604.08.2016Invitation to the AraGes Meeting and 7th member council in Greifswald in October
21502.19.2016A position available
21401.29.2016Invitation to the AraGes Meeting in Greifswald in October and Taxonomic News