© Ondřej Machač
2017 , Nottingham University
Sara Goodacre
Logo of the 29th European Congress of Arachnology
2015 , Faculty of Economics and Administration
Stano Pekár (head, scientific programme)
Vladimír Hula (excursions)
Jana Niedobová (social programme)


2014 , Torino, Italy
Marco Isaia


© Oto Zimmermann
2012 , Ljubljana, Slovenia
Dr. Matjaž Kuntner, PhD

Congress Official Site

© Oto Zimmermann
2011 , Sede Boquer, Israel
Prof. Yael Lubin

Congress Official Site

© Oto Zimmermann
2009 , Alexandroupolis, Greece
Prof. Dr. Maria Chatzaki, PhD
Dr. Iasmi Stathi
Katerina Spiridopoulou
© Oto Zimmermann
2008 , Bern, Switzerland
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Nentwig
Dr. Martin Schmidt
Dr. Christian Kropf

An artists impression of spider eyes.

© Oto Zimmermann
2006 , Sitges, Spain
Dr. Carles Ribera Almerje

A spider web that wraps the world.

© Oto Zimmermann
2005 , Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria
Assoc. Prof. Christo Deltshev

Uroctea durandi (Walckenaer in Latreille, 1809).

© Oto Zimmermann
2003 , Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Prof. Vladilen E. Kipyatkov

Bronze horseman - the founder of Saint-Petersburg, Peter the Great.

© Oto Zimmermann
2002 , Szombathely, Hungary
Prof. Ferenc Samu
Dr. Csaba Szinetár

Achaearanea riparia spreads its web between antic columns in the roman city Savaria - the predecessor of the today Szombathely.

© Oto Zimmermann
2000 , Århus, Denmark
Dr. Søren Toft

Argiope lobata.

© Oto Zimmermann
1999 , Stará Lesná, Slovakia
RNDr. Peter Gajdoš, CSc.
Mgr. Stanislav Pekár

The Kriváň Mt., a symbol of Slovakia. The edelweiss Leontopodium alpinum, a characteristic plant of High Tatras. Lycosa vultuosa is an amazing large spider occuring in South Slovakia.

© Oto Zimmermann
1997 , Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Dr. Peter Merrett

Ozyptila atomaria (Panzer, 1801) (the logo of BAS) sitting on a Scottish thistle Onopordon acanthium, the national emblem of Scotland, with Scottish hills in the background.

© Oto Zimmermann
1996 , Siedlce, Poland
Prof. Marek Żabka

Euophrys frontalis (Walckenaer, 1802) in a courtship position.

© Oto Zimmermann
1994 , České Budějovice, Czech Republic
RNDr. Vlastimil Růžička, CSc.

Wubanoides uralensis (Pakhorukov, 1981), northern species recorded in Central Europe for the first time in the Czech Republic, grasps Europe on the territory of the Czech Republic during the Ice Age.

© Oto Zimmermann
1993 , Catania, Italy
Prof. Teresa Cantarella

Young spider ballooning over the Etna volcano.

© Oto Zimmermann
1991 , Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Pierre-Alain Fürst

Scytodes thoracica Latreille, 1804 "catching" the Swiss territory.

© Oto Zimmermann
1990 , Paris, France
Marie-Luise Célérier
Jacqueline Heurtault
Christine Rollard

An orb-weaver with its web mimicking Eiffel tower.

© Oto Zimmermann
1988 , Berlin, Germany
Dr. Joachim Haupt

Trap door Liphistius. The fishing lines extend from the mouth of the burrow (Berlin area) to West and East, and North and South, to Barcelona, Madrid, Paris, London, as well as to Lenigrad, Siedlce, Sofia, Beograd.

© Oto Zimmermann
1987 , Rennes, France
Alain Cranard

An orb-weaver on its web covering the western part of France. Its abdomen shows the "Ermine", heraldic symbol of Brittany.

© Oto Zimmermann
1985 , Bruxelles, Belgium
Dr. Léon Baert

Dolomedes fimbriatus (Clerk, 1757) carrying cocoon with inside a small Iguanodon bernissartensis, emblem of the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences.

© Oto Zimmermann
1984 , Moulis, France
Dr. Christian Juberthie
L. Juberthie-Jupeau


© Oto Zimmermann
1982 , Nancy, France
Bertrand Krafft

A male of a lycosids spider in a courtship position.

© Oto Zimmermann
1981 , Modena - Pisa, Italy
Dr. Paolo Tongiorgi

An orb web fixed up between church and the tower in Pisa.

© Oto Zimmermann
1979 , Barcelona, Spain
Dra. Dña. María Rambla de San Miguel

Cocoon of mimetid spider.

© Oto Zimmermann
1978 , Avignon, France
Jean-Claude Ledoux

Neriene radiata (Walckenaer, 1841).

© Oto Zimmermann
1976 , Les Eyzes, France
Roger Darchen

Microphotograph of spider integument.

© Oto Zimmermann
1973 , Montpellier, France
Roland Legendre

Uroctea durandi (Walckenaer in Latrille, 1809).

1972 , Strasbourg, France
Bertrand Kraft