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Environmental Reports and Publications - American and (western) Samoa
These are publications related to "American Samoa Terrestrial Invertebrates" compiled by the park's inventory and monitoring staff as of 2008.

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Adler, G., et al. 1994. Butterfly biogeography and endemism on tropical Pacific islands. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 51:151-162.  
Anon. (undtd). Coconut crabs (Birgus latro L.). 6 pp. (No Source).  
Bardi, E., et al. 2004. Freshwater snails of Tutuila Island. ASCC. 6 Posters.  
Bishop Museum. 1981. AS freshwater crustacean identification project, key to freshwater shrimp and crab. Contract Rpt PODED-P-64-81. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, HI. 24 pp.  
British Museum. 1935. Insects of Samoa and other Samoan terrestrial arthropoda. 9 Vols. British Museum Natural History, London. Various authors. Table of contents only. (1927-1935)  
Burger, I., et al. 1981. Map inventory of nonmarine aquatic resources of AS with on-site biological annotations. Review draft. USFWS, Ntl Fisheries Research Center, Seattle, WA. 185 pp.  
Cook, R. 2001a. A survey of Laufuti Stream, Ta'u Island, NPSA. DOI, NPS. Tech Rpt NPS/NRWRD/NRTR-2001/290. 37 pp.  
Cook, R., et al. 2000. Range extension of Doleschallia tongana (Nymphalidae) to the Samoan archipelago, with notes on its life history and ecology. Journal of the Lepidopterists Society 54(1):33-35.  
Cook, R. 2001a. A survey of Laufuti Stream, Ta'u Island, NPSA. DOI, NPS. Tech Rpt NPS/NRWRD/NRTR-2001/290. 37 pp.  
Cook, R. 2004. Macrofauna of Laufuti Stream, Ta'u, AS, and the role of physiography in its zonation. Pacific Science 58(1):7-21.  
Cowie, R. 1992. Evolution and extinction of Partulidae, endemic Pacific island land snails. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London (B) 335:167-191.  
Cowie, R. 1998. Catalog of the non-marine snails and slugs of Samoan Islands. Bishop Museum Bulletin in Zoology 3(i-viii):1-122.
Cowie, R. 2001a. Decline and homogenization of Pacific faunas: the land snails of AS. Biological Conservation 99:207-222.  
Cowie, R. 2001b. Land snail survey of Olosega. Univ of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI and ASCCLGP. 2 pp.  
Cowie, R., et al. 1998. Partulid and other land snails of the NPSA. Tentacle 8:13-14.  
Cowie, R., et al. 1999. The distribution and abundance of lands snails in the NPSA, with particular focus on Partulidae. CPSU, Univ of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI. CPSU Tech Rpt 125. 142 pp.  
Cowie R., et al. 2001. Extinction or survival: partulid tree snails in AS. Biodiversity and Conservation 10:143-159.  
Cowie, R., et al. 2002a. The endangered partulid tree snail Samoana thurstoni (Cooke and Crampton, 1930) on Olosega and the land snail diversity of the Manu'a islands, AS. American Malacological Bulletin 17(1/2):37-43.  
Cowie, R., et al. 2002b. The land snails of a small tropical Pacific island, Aunu'u, AS. Pacific Science 56(2):143-147.  
Cowie, R., et al. 2003. The decline of native Pacific island faunas: changes in status of the land snails of Samoa through the 20th century. Biological Conservation 110:55-65.  
Duffels, J., et al. 1988. The cicadas of the Fiji, Samoa and Tonga Islands, their taxonomy and biogeography (Homoptera, Cicadoidea), Entomonograph 10:7-108.  
Fanolua, S., et al. 2005. Freshwater snails of Tutuila Island - Neritina auriculata Lamarck, 1816. ASCC. Poster.  
Fraser, F. 1927. Insects of Samoa. Odonata. Part VII. Fasc. 1. Bishop Museum Ntl History, London. pp 1-64.
Haynes, A. 1988. Notes on the stream neritids (Gastropoda; Prosobranchia) of Oceania. Micronsica 21:93-102.  
Haynes, A. 1990. The numbers of freshwater gastropods on Pacific islands and the theory of island biography. Malacologia 31(2):237-248.  
Hopkins, G. 1927. Butterflies of Samoa and some neighboring island-groups. Insects of Samoa. Part III. Fascicle 1. Bishop Museum Ntl History, London. pp 1-64.  
Kami, K., et al. 1998. Samoan insects and related arthropods: checklist and bibliography. Bishop Museum Tech Rpt 13, Honolulu, HI. 121 pp.  
Miller, S. 1993. Final report on surveys of the arboreal and terrestrial snail fauna of AS. Rpt to USFWS. 30 pp.  
Munroe, E. 1996. Distributional patterns of Lepidoptera in the Pacific Islands. pp 275-295. In: Keast A, et al. (eds). The origin and evolution of Pacific Island biotas, New Guinea to eastern Polynesia: patterns and processes. Academic Publishing, Amsterdam.    
Pedersen. 2001. AS wetland stream restoration and enhancement plan. Rpt to ASEPA and ASCMP. 116 pp.  
Robinson, D., et al. 2006. Survey of slug and snail pests on subsistence and garden crops in the islands of the American Pacific: Guam, CNMI, Federal States of Micronesia and AS, with special reference to Samoa. USDA. 15 pp.  
Swezey, O. 1921. The butterflies of the Samoan Islands. Proc Hawaiian Entomological Society 4(3):601-605.  
Swezey, O. 1941. Notes on food habits of Lepidoptera in Samoa. Proc Hawaiian Entomology Society. 11(2):202-216.  
Trail, P. 1993. Zoology survey of the Ottoville lowland forest. DMWR Biological Rpt Series 40. 22 pp.  
Vargo, A., et al. 1993. The success of natural enemies in controlling introduced pests in AS. Micronesica Supplement 4:69-77.  
Vargo, D. 1999. The earthworms (Annelida, Oligochaeta) of AS. Megadrilogica 7(7):45-48.  
Vargo, D. 2000. Soil invertebrates of AS. Micronesica 33(1/2):1-10.  
Vargo, A. (undtd). Habits and homes of mosquitoes in AS. pp 33-36. (No source or date)  
Wade, L. 2005a. AS stream animals. ASCC. Poster.  
Wade, L. 2005c. Freshwater fishes of AS. ASCC. Poster.  
Wetterer, J., et al. 2003. Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Samoa. Pacific Science 57(4):409-419.  
Yamasaki, G., et al. 1985. A study of and recommendations for the management of the mangrove and lagoon areas of Nu'uuli and Tafuna, AS. DMWR Biological Rpt Series 10. 99 pp.  
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