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Zoology: Wikipedia Hawaiʻi Native Species Assignment: Invertebrates

This guide supports the ZOOL 101 & 200 course assignment in their creation of Wikipedia pages for Hawaiʻi Native Species


Scholarly Articles:

Titcomb M, Fellows DB, Pukui MK, Devaney DM. 1978. Native use of marine invertebrates in old Hawaii. Pac Sci 32(4): 325-386.

Mollusks: General Resources

Scholarly Articles

Yeung, N. W., & Hayes, K. A. (2018). Biodiversity and Extinction of Hawaiian Land Snails: How Many Are Left Now and What Must We Do To Conserve Them-A Reply to Solem (1990). Integrative and Comparative Biology, 58(6), 1157–1169.

Holland, B. S., & Hadfield, M. G. (2004). Origin and diversification of the endemic Hawaiian tree snails (Achatinellidae: Achatinellinae) based on molecular evidence. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution32(2), 588–600.

Meyer, W. M., Gary, D. T. A., Yeung, N. W., Dirks, C., Leung, K., Léon, J. A., Ressler, D. T. B., Curry, P. A., & Hayes, K. A. (2014). Native arboreal land snails in the Mt Kaala Natural Area Reserve, Oahu, Hawaii, have similar plant preferences: implications for conservation. Journal of Molluscan Studies, 80(4), 469–472.

Meyer, W. M., Evans, L. M., Kalahiki, C. J. ., Slapcinsky, J., Goulding, T. C., Robinson, D. G., Kaniaupo-Crozier, D. P., Kim, J. R., Hayes, K. A., & Yeung, N. W. (2021). Plants critical for Hawaiian land snail conservation: arboreal snail plant preferences in Puʻu Kukui Watershed, Maui. Oryx, 1–6.

Yeung, N. W. (2017). Type specimens of Hawaiian land snails in the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, with lectotype designations. Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press.

Pfeiffer, C. J. (1992). Intestinal Ultrastructure of Nerita picea (Mollusca: Gastropoda), an Intertidal Marine Snail of Hawaii. Acta Zoologica (Stockholm), 73(1), 39–47.


Scholarly Articles:

Wilson, S., Yeh, J., Korsmeyer, K. E., & Drazen, J. C. (2013). Metabolism of shallow and deep-sea benthic crustaceans and echinoderms in Hawaii. Marine Biology, 160(9), 2363–2373.

Arthopods: General Resources

Scholarly Articles:

Howarth, F.G. (1990). Hawaiian Terrestrial Arthopods: An Overview. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers (30). 4-26.

Starr, F. & Starr, K. (2012). New arthropod records from Maui, Moloka`i, and Lana`i. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers (112). 39-42.

Krushelnycky, P., Ogura-Yamada, C.S., King, C.B.A. & Young, L.C. (2014) New records of arthropods from the Hawaiian Islands. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers (115) 39-52.

Cole, F. R. (Colby C., Medeiros, A. ., Loope, L. ., & Zuehlke, W. . (1992). Effects of the Argentine ant on arthropod fauna of Hawaiian high-elevation shrubland. Ecology (Durham), 73(4), 1313–1322.

Hundsdoerfer, A. K., & Kitching, I. J. (2017). Historic DNA for taxonomy and conservation: A case-study of a century-old Hawaiian hawkmoth type (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae). PloS One, 12(3), e0173255–e0173255.