N Philip Ashmole and Myrtle J Ashmole
Selected bibliography: island biology and seabirds
Ashmole, N P, Dorward, D F & Stonehouse, B (1961) Numbering of primaries. Ibis
Ashmole, N P (1962) The Black Noddy Anous tenuirostris on Ascension Island.
Part 1. General biology. Ibis 103b: 235-273.
Ashmole, M J (1963) Guide to the Birds of Samoa. Publication of the Pacific
Scientific Information Center. 21 p.
Ashmole, N P (1963) The biology of the Wideawake or Sooty Tern Sterna fuscata
on Ascension Island. Ibis 103b: 297-364.
Ashmole, N P (1963) Sub-fossil bird remains on Ascension Island. Ibis 103b:
Ashmole, N P (1963) The extinct avifauna of St Helena Island. Ibis 103b: 390-408.
Cullen, J M & Ashmole, N P (1963) The Black Noddy Anous tenuirostris on Ascension
Island. Part 2. Behaviour. Ibis 103b: 423-446.
Dorward, D F & Ashmole, N P (1963) Notes on the biology of the Brown Noddy Anous
stolidus on Ascension Island. Ibis 103b: 447-457.
Ashmole, N P (1963) The regulation of numbers of tropical oceanic birds. Ibis
Ashmole, N P (1963) Molt and breeding in populations of the sooty tern Sterna
fuscata. Postilla 76. 18 p.
Ashmole, N P (1965) Adaptive variation in the breeding regime of a tropical
sea bird. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (USA) 53: 311-318.
Ashmole, N P (1965) Sea bird studies on Christmas Island. Discovery (Peabody
Museum of Natural History, Yale University) 1: 20-24.
Ashmole, N P & Ashmole, M J (1967) Comparative feeding ecology of sea birds
of a tropical oceanic island. Peabody Museum, Yale University, Bulletin 24.
Ashmole, M J & Ashmole, N P (1967) The use of food samples from seabirds in
the study of seasonal variation in the surface fauna of tropical oceanic areas.
Pacific Science 22: 1-10.
Ashmole, M J & Ashmole, N P (1967) Notes on the breeding season and food of
the Red-footed Booby (Sula sula) on Oahu, Hawaii. Ardea 55: 265-267.
Ashmole, N P (1968) Breeding and molt in the White Tern (Gygis alba) on Christmas
Island, Pacific Ocean. Condor 70: 35-55.
Ashmole, N P & Tovar S, H (1968) Prolonged parental care in Royal Terns and
other birds. Auk 85: 90-100.
Ashmole, N P (1968) Body size, prey size, and ecological segregation in five
sympatric tropical terns (Aves: Laridae). Systematic Zoology 17: 292-304.
Tovar S, H & Ashmole, N P (1970) A breeding record for the Gray-hooded Gull,
Larus cirrocephalus, on the Peruvian coast. Condor 72: 119-122.
Schreiber, R W & Ashmole, N P (1970) Sea-bird breeding seasons on Christmas
Island, Pacific Ocean. Ibis 112: 363-394.
Ashmole, N P (1971) Sea bird ecology and the m of the prehistoric ecosystem.
Journal of Biogeography 24: 549-589.
Lienhard, C & Ashmole, N P (1999) Sphaeropsocopsis myrtleae sp. n., a blind
subterranean psocid from St Helena (Psocoptera: Sphaeropsocidae). Revue suisse
de Zoologie 106: 905-912.
Ashmole, N P, Ashmole, M J & Bourne, W R P (1999) Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii
on St Helena. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 1999: 91-94.
Ashmole, N P & Ashmole, M J (2000) Fallout of dispersing arthropods supporting
invertebrate communities in barren volcanic habitats. Case study: Canary Islands.
In Wilkens, J H, Humphreys, W & Culver, D, eds. Ecosystems of the World, Vol.
30, Subterranean Ecosystems. Elsevier Science, Oxford.
Ashmole, P & Ashmole, M J (2000) St Helena and Ascension Island: a natural history.
Anthony Nelson, Oswestry. 500 p.
Bourne, W R P, Ashmole, N P & Simmons, K E L (2003) A new subfossil night heron
and a new genus for the extinct rail from Ascension Island, central tropical
Atlantic Ocean. Ardea 91(1): 45-51.