The following bibliography is a new regular feature of the SIF newsletter to keep you up to date on recent publications relating to the Indian Ocean region, with a focus on Aldabra and Valle de Mai. This list was prepared by SIF Board of Trustee Member Dr. Brian Kensley, Curator of the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, the National Museum of Natural History at the Smithsonian Institute, USA
G. W. Rouse. 1994. New species of Oriopsis Caullery and Mesnil from Florida, Belize and Aldabra Atoll (Seychelles), and a new species of Amphiglena Clarapede from Seychelles (Polychaeta: Sabellidae: Sabellinae). Bulletin of Marine Science vol. 54, pages 180-202.
David Adamski. 1995. Review of the Blastobasidae of the Republic of Seychelles (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, vol. 97, pages 489-499.
Frederick M. Bayer. 1996. A new species of the gorgonacean genus Acanthogorgia (Anthozoa: Octocorallia) from Aldabra Atoll. Precious Corals and Octocoral Research vol. 4/5, pages 1-16.
David Bourn, Charlie Gibson, Dave Augeri, Cathleen J. Wilson, Julia Church and Simon I. Hay. 1999. The rise and fall of the Aldabran giant tortoise population. Proceedings of the Royal Society, London, series B, vol. 266, pages1091-1100.
Friedrich-Wilhelm Henkel and Wolfgang Schmidt. 2000. Amphibians and Reptiles of Madagascar and the Mascarene, Seychelles, and Comoro Islands. Krieger Publishing Co., Malabar, Florida. 316 pages.
Brian Kensley and Marilyn Schotte. 2000. New species and records of anthuridean isopod crustaceans from the Indian Ocean. Journal of Natural History, vol. 34, pages 2057-2121.
Alison J. Stattersfield, Michael J. Crosby, Adrian J. Long, and David C. Wege. 1998. Endemic Bird Areas of the World. Priorities for Biodiversity Conservation. Birdlife Conservation Series no. 7. Published by Birdlife International.
Brian Kensley. 2001. Biogeography of the marine Isopoda of the Indian Ocean, with a check-list of species and records.–Crustacean Issues vol. 13, pages 205-264.
H. A. Ten Hove. 1994. Serpulidae (Annelida: Poluchaeta) from the Seychelles and Amirante Islands. In: Oceanic Reefs of the Seychelles. Cruise Reports of the Netherlands Indian Ocean Program, vol. 2, National Museum of Natural History, Leiden, pages 107-116.