Biodiversity & Conservation

Habitat bibliography

Alheit, J. & Naylor, E., (1976). Behavioural basis of intertidal zonation in Eurydice pulchra Leach. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 23, 135-144.

Alheit, J., (1978). Distribution of the polychaete genus Nephtys: a stratified random sampling survey. Kieler Meeresforschungen, 4, 61-67.

Arndt, C. & Schiedek, D., (1997). Nephtys hombergii, a free living predator in marine sediments: energy production under environmental stress. Marine Biology, 129, 643-540.

Bamber, R.N., (1993). Changes in the infauna of a sandy beach. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 172, 93-107.

Barnes, R.S.K., (1994). The brackish-water fauna of northwestern Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Batten, L.A., Bibby, C.J., Clement, P., Elliott, G.D. & Porter, R.F., (1990). Red data birds in Britain, The Nature Conservancy Council and RSPB. T. & A.D. Poyser.

Beaumont, A.R., Newman, P.B., Mills, D.K., Waldock, M.J., Miller, D. & Waite, M.E., (1989). Sandy-substrate microcosm studies on tributyl tin (TBT) toxicity to marine organisms. Scientia Marina, 53, 737-743.

Boon, J.P., Zantvoort, M.B., Govaert, M.J.M.A. & Duinker, J.C ., (1985). Organochlorines in benthic polychaetes (Nephtys spp.) and sediments from the southern North Sea. Identification of individual PCB components. Netherlands Journal of Sea Research, 19, 93-109.

Bryan, G.W. & Gibbs, P.E., (1983). Heavy metals from the Fal estuary, Cornwall: a study of long-term contamination by mining waste and its effects on estuarine organisms. Plymouth: Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. [Occasional Publication, no. 2.]

Bryan, G.W. & Gibbs, P.E., (1991). Impact of low concentrations of tributyltin (TBT) on marine organisms: a review. In: Metal ecotoxicology: concepts and applications (ed. M.C. Newman & A.W. McIntosh), pp. 323-361. Boston: Lewis Publishers Inc.

Cabioch, L., Dauvin, J.C. & Gentil, F., (1978). Preliminary observations on pollution of the sea bed and disturbance of sub-littoral communities in northern Brittany by oil from the Amoco Cadiz. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 9, 303-307.

Clark, R.B. & Haderlie, E.C., (1960). The distribution of Nephtys cirrosa and Nephtys hombergii of the south western coasts of England and Wales. Journal of Animal Ecology, 29, 117-147.

Clark, R.B., Alder, J.R. & McIntyre, A.D., (1962). The distribution of Nephtys on the Scottish coast. Journal of Animal Ecology, 31, 359-372.

Cole, S., Codling, I.D., Parr, W. & Zabel, T., (1999). Guidelines for managing water quality impacts within UK European Marine sites. Natura 2000 report prepared for the UK Marine SACs Project. 441 pp., Swindon: Water Research Council on behalf of EN, SNH, CCW, JNCC, SAMS and EHS. [UK Marine SACs Project.],

Collier, L.M. & Pinn, E.H., (1998). An assessment of the acute impact of the sea lice treatment Ivermectin on a benthic community. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 230, 131-147.

Connor, D.W., Dalkin, M.J., Hill, T.O., Holt, R.H.F. & Sanderson, W.G., (1997a). Marine biotope classification for Britain and Ireland. Vol. 2. Sublittoral biotopes. Joint Nature Conservation Committee, Peterborough, JNCC Report no. 230, Version 97.06., Joint Nature Conservation Committee, Peterborough, JNCC Report no. 230, Version 97.06.

Crisp, D.J. (ed.), (1964). The effects of the severe winter of 1962-63 on marine life in Britain. Journal of Animal Ecology, 33, 165-210.

Davies, C.E. & Moss, D., (1998). European Union Nature Information System (EUNIS) Habitat Classification. Report to European Topic Centre on Nature Conservation from the Institute of Terrestrial Ecology, Monks Wood, Cambridgeshire. [Final draft with further revisions to marine habitats.], Brussels: European Environment Agency.

Elliot, M., Nedwell, S., Jones, N.V., Read, S.J., Cutts, N.D. & Hemingway, K.L., (1998). Intertidal sand and mudflats & subtidal mobile sandbanks (Vol. II). An overview of dynamic and sensitivity for conservation management of marine SACs. Prepared by the Scottish Association for Marine Science for the UK Marine SACs Project.

Eltringham, S.K., (1971). Life in mud and sand. London: The English Universities Press Ltd.

Fallesen, G. & Jørgensen, H.M., (1991). Distribution of Nephtys hombergii and Nephtys ciliata (Polychaeta: Nephtyidae) in Århus Bay, Denmark, with emphasis on the severe oxygen deficiency. Ophelia, Supplement 5, 443-450.

Faubel, A., Hartig, E. & Thiel, H., (1983). On the ecology of the benthos of sublittoral sediments, Fladen Ground, North Sea. 1. Meiofauna standing stock and estimation of production. Meteor Forschungsergebnisse, 36, 35-48.

Ferns, P.N., Rostron, D.M. & Siman, H.Y., (2000). Effects of mechanical cockle harvesting on intertidal communities. Journal of Applied Ecology, 37, 464-474.

Fincham, A.A., (1970a). Amphipods in the surf plankton. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 50, 177-198.

Fincham, A.A., (1970b). Rhythmic behaviour of the intertidal amphipod Bathyporeia pelagica. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 50, 1057-1068.

Fish, J.D. & Fish, S., (1978). Observations on an annual migration of Bathyporeia pelagica (Amphipoda, Haustoriidae). Crustaceana, 35, 215-221.

Fish, J.D. & Preece, G.S., (1970). The annual reproductive patterns of Bathyporeia pilosa and Bathyporeia pelagica (Crustacea: Amphipoda). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 50, 475-488.

Fish, S., (1970). The biology of Eurydice pulchra (Crustacea: Isopoda). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 50, 753-768.

Gibbons, D.W., Reid, J.B. & Chapman, R.A., (1993). The new atlas of breeding birds in Britain and Ireland. T. & A.D. Poyser.

Gray, J.S., (1971). The effects of pollution on sand meiofauna communities. Thalassia Jugoslovica, 7, 76-86.

Hamond, R., (1966). The Polychaeta of the coast of Norfolk. Cahiers de Biologie Marine, 7, 383-436.

Hayward, P.J. (1994). Animals of sandy shores. Slough, England: The Richmond Publishing Co. Ltd. [Naturalists' Handbook 21.]

Hiscock, K., (1983). Water movement. In Sublittoral ecology. The ecology of shallow sublittoral benthos (ed. R. Earll & D.G. Erwin), pp. 58-96. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

JNCC (Joint Nature Conservation Committee), (1999). Marine Environment Resource Mapping And Information Database (MERMAID): Marine Nature Conservation Review Survey Database. [on-line],

Jones, D.A. & Naylor, E., (1970). The swimming rhythm of the sand beach isopod Eurydice pulchra. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 4, 188-199.

Jones, D.A., (1970). Population densities and breeding in Eurydice pulchra and Eurydice affinis in Britain. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 50, 635-655.

Khayrallah, N.H. & Jones, A.M., (1980a). The ecology of Bathyporeia pilosa (Amphipoda: Haustoriidae) in the Tay Estuary. 1. Factors influencing the distribution on Tayport and Tentsmuir beaches. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. B, 78, 109-119.

Khayrallah, N.H., (1977). Studies on the ecology of Bathyporeia pilosa in the Tay Estuary. , PhD thesis, University of Dundee.

Ladle, M., (1975). The Haustoriidae (Amphipoda) of Budle Bay, Northumberland. Crustaceana, 28, 37-47.

Mackie, A.S.Y., James, J.W.C., Rees, E.I.S., Darbyshire, T., Philpott, S.L., Mortimer, K., Jenkins, G.O. & Morando, A., (2006). Biomôr 4. The outer Bristol Channel marine habitat study. , Cardiff: National Museum Wales.

Majeed, S.A., (1987). Organic-matter and biotic indexes on the beaches of North Brittany. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 18, 490-495.

McIntyre, A.D. & Eleftheriou, A., (1968). The bottom fauna of a flatfish nursery ground. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 48, 113-142.

McIntyre, A.D., (1969). Ecology of marine meiobenthos. Biological Reviews, 44, 245-290.

McLachlan, A., (1983). Sandy beach ecology - a review. In Sandy beaches as ecosystems (ed. A. McLachlan & T. Erasmus), pp.321-381. The Hague: Dr W. Junk Publishers.

McLachlan, A., (1980). Exposed sandy beaches as semi-enclosed ecosystems. Marine Environmental Research, 4, 59-63.

McLachlan, A., Wooldridge, T. & Dye, A.H., (1981). The ecology of sandy beaches in Southern Africa. South African Journal of Zoology, 16, 219-231.

McLusky, D.S., Bryant, V. & Campbell, R., (1986). The effects of temperature and salinity on the toxicity of heavy metals to marine and estuarine invertebrates. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review, 24, 481-520.

Meador, J.P., Varanasi, U. & Krone, C.A., (1993). Differential sensitivity of marine infaunal amphipods to tributyltin. Marine Biology, 116, 231-239.

Meire, P.M., Seys, J., Buijs, J. & Coosen, J., (1994). Spatial and temporal patterns of intertidal macrobenthic populations in the Oosterschelde: are they influenced by the construction of the storm-surge barrier? Hydrobiologia, 282-283, 157-182.

Olive, P.J.W. & Morgan, P.J., (1991). The reproductive cycles of four British intertidal Nephtys species in relation to their geographical distribution (Polychaeta: Nephtyidae). Ophelia, Supplement 5, 351-361.

Pearson, T.H. & Rosenberg, R., (1978). Macrobenthic succession in relation to organic enrichment and pollution of the marine environment. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review, 16, 229-311.

Preece, G.S., (1971). The swimming rhythm of Bathyporeia pilosa (Crustacea: Amphipoda). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 51, 777-791.

Preece, G.S., (1970). Salinity and survival in Bathyporeia pilosa Lindström and B. pelagica (Bate). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 5, 234-245.

Salvat, B., (1967). La macrofaune carcinologique endogeé des sédiments meubles intertideaux (Tanaidacés, Isopodes et Amphipodes), éthologie, biomie et cycle biologique. Memoires du Muséum National d' Histoire Naturelle, Paris, 45 (A), 139-163.

Sanders, H.L., (1978). Florida oil spill impact on the Buzzards Bay benthic fauna: West Falmouth. Journal of the Fisheries Board of Canada, 35, 717-730.

Sherman, K.M. & Coull, B.C., (1980). The response of meiofauna to sediment disturbance. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 46, 59-71.

Southward, A.J., (1982). An ecologist's view of the implications of the observed physiological and biochemical effects of petroleum compounds on marine organisms and ecosystems. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. B, 297, 241-255.

Steele, J.H. & Baird, I.E., (1968). Production ecology of a sandy beach. Limnology and Oceanography, 13, 14-25.

Suchanek, T.H., (1993). Oil impacts on marine invertebrate populations and communities. American Zoologist, 33, 510-523.

Vanosmael, C., Willems, K.A., Claeys, D., Vincx, M. & Heip, C., (1982). Macrobenthos of a sublittoral sandbank in the southern bight of the North Sea. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 62, 521-534.

Watkin, E.E., (1939(b)). The pelagic phase in the life history of the amphipod genus Bathyporeia. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 23, 467-481.

Withers, R.G. & Thorp, C.M., (1978). The macrobenthos inhabiting sandbanks in Langstone Harbour, Hampshire. Journal of Natural History, 12, 445-455.