In Harmony with Neighboring INSECTS and SPIDERS
Message from nature in Japan
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Since Aug. 13, 1998
Updated on Aug. 7, 2016
How important bugs are in Japan's culture.
The Little Princess Who Loved Insects : A Twelfth-Century Tale from Japan.
Summer in the Japanese countryside - Reminiscences of Summer.
Not A Cockfight But A Spider-Fight : Kajiki.
Baguio Children's Spider Fighting Contest
Spider 'Sumo' Fighting in Kumamoto and Kainan.
An analysis on the ways of using slender sticks on spider fighting.
Japanese fighting jumping spider.
Why do the spiders have come to make the webs?
Common Spiders in Japan - Some info and pictures.
The Photographs of Spiders' Webs - Networks of silk.
The biting behavior of the orb web spider, Nephila clavata.
A list of spiders in and around Mt.Shigi-san, in western Nara Prefecture.(in Japanese, with English Summary)
The Drawing Song of Spiders.
The SATOYAMA Gallery : The four seasons in the Japanese countryside.
The wildflowers, Oni-tabirako, look like fireworks.
Funa-zushi in Lake Biwa.
A Large Blue Spider in Hanoi.
Figure of a Spider in Nasca : the symbol of fertility.
Entomophagous fungi of Tibet : where no arthropod is safe!
A Resplendent Quetzal : The symbol of freedom.
Sounds of the rainforest of Borneo.
My Holidays in Papua (Irian Jaya).
Gary Snyder's anthology, "Turtle Island".
Forest Newspaper - a collection of stories about wild life in Russia.
appeared from a bean-jam pancake
orb web spider|
- They are spring insects
in high altitudes
| The bolas
spiders in Japan|
|The new form of terrorism|
|New The Scorpion-tailed Spider|
Note to the Reader
JAPANESE NAMES appear in the traditional Japanese manner, family name followed by given name.
Links of Natural History
Proud member of the SPIDER webring.
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