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.

Beukema, J.J., (1995). Long-term effects of mechanical harvesting of lugworms Arenicola marina on the zoobenthic community of a tidal flat in the Wadden Sea. Netherlands Journal of Sea Research, 33, 219-227.

Brafield, A.E., (1964). The oxygen content of interstitial water in sandy shores. Journal of Animal Ecology, 33, 97-116.

Branch, G.M., (1984). Competition between marine organisms: ecological and evolutionary implications. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review, 22, 429-593.

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., (1997). Marine Pollution, 4th ed. Oxford: Carendon Press.

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.],

Connor, D.W., Brazier, D.P., Hill, T.O., & Northen, K.O., (1997b). Marine biotope classification for Britain and Ireland. Vol. 1. Littoral biotopes. Joint Nature Conservation Committee, Peterborough, JNCC Report no. 229, 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.

Dauer, D.M., (1983). Functional morphology and feeding behaviour of Scolelepis squamata. Marine Biology, 77, 279-285.

Davidson, N.C., Laffoley, D., Doody, J.P., Way, L.S., Key, R., Drake, C.M., Pienkowski, M.W., Mitchell, M.R. & Duff, K.L., (1991). Nature Conservation and Estuaries in Great Britain. Peterborough: Nature Conservancy Council.

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.

Dolphin, T.J., Hume, T.M. & Parnell, K.E., (1995). Oceanographic processes and sediment mixing on a sand flat in an enclosed sea, Manukau Harbour, New Zealand. Marine Geology, 128, 169-181.

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.

Elliott, M., (1994). The analysis of macrobenthic community data. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 28, 62-64.

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

Fenchel, T.M. & Reidl, R.J., (1970). The sulphide system: a new biotic community underneath the oxidised layer of marine sand bottoms. Marine Biology, 7, 255-268.

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., (1996). A student's guide to the seashore. Second edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Fish, J.D. & Fish, S., (1972). The swimming rhythm of Eurydice pulchra Leach and a possible explanation of intertidal migration. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 8, 195-200.

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.

Fowler, S.L., (1999). Guidelines for managing the collection of bait and other shoreline animals within UK European marine sites. Natura 2000 report prepared by the Nature Conservation Bureau Ltd. for the UK Marine SACs Project, 132 pp., Peterborough: English Nature (UK Marine SACs Project).,

Goss-Custard, J.D. & Verboven, N., (1993). Disturbance and feeding shorebirds on the Exe estuary. Wader Study Group Bulletin, 68 (special issue).

Goss-Custard, J.D., (1985). Foraging behaviour of wading birds and the carrying capacity of estuaries. In Behavioural Ecology (eds. R.M. Sibley & R.H. Smith), pp.169-188. Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications.

Gray, J.S., (1981). The ecology of marine sediments. An introduction to the structure and function of benthic communities. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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

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

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.

Jones, M.B., (1975b). Effects of copper on the survival and osmoregulation in marine and brackish water isopods (Crustacea). In Proceedings of the 9th European Marine Biological Symposium (ed. H. Barnes), 419-431. Scotland: University of Aberdeen Press.

Jones, M.B., (1973). Influence of salinity and temperature on the toxicity of mercury to marine and brackish water isopods (Crustacea). Estuarine and Coastal Marine Science, 1, 425-431.

Jones, N.V. & Key, R.S., (1989). The biological value of mudflats in the Humber estuary (England): Areas proposed for land reclamation. In Proceedings of the International Symposium on Coastal Ecosystems: Planning, Pollution and Productivity, 2, 19-32.

Khayrallah, N.H. & Jones, A.M., (1980b). The ecology of Bathyporeia pilosa (Amphipoda: Haustoriidae) in the Tay Estuary. 2. Factors affecting the micro-distribution. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. B, 78, 121-130.

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

McIntyre, A.D., (1977). Effects of pollution on inshore benthos. In Ecology of marine benthos, (ed. B.C. Coull), pp. 301-318. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press

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., 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., (1989). The Estuarine Ecosystem, 2nd ed. New York: Chapman & Hall.

McLusky, D.S., Anderson, F.E. & Wolfe-Murphy, S., (1983). Distribution and population recovery of Arenicola marina and other benthic fauna after bait digging. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 11, 173-179.

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.

Meire, P., (1993b). Wader populations and Macrozoobenthos in a changing estuary: the Oosterschelde, Netherlands. , University of Ghent, 311pp.

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.

Picton, B.E. & Costello, M.J., (1998). BioMar biotope viewer: a guide to marine habitats, fauna and flora of Britain and Ireland. [CD-ROM] Environmental Sciences Unit, Trinity College, Dublin.,

Powell, C.E., (1979). Isopods other than cyathura (Arthropoda: Crustacea: Isopoda). In Pollution ecology of estuarine invertebrates (ed. C.W. Hart & S.L.H. Fuller), 325-338. New York: Academic Press.

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.

Read, P.A., Anderson, K.J., Matthews, J.E., Watson, P.G., Halliday, M.C. & Shiells, G.M., (1983). Effects of pollution on the benthos of the Firth of Forth. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 14, 12-16.

Schoeman, D.S., McLachan, A. & Dugan, J.E., (2000). Lessons from a disturbance experiment in the intertidal zone of an exposed sandy beach. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 50, 869-884.

Scott, A., (1960). The fauna of the sandy beach, Village Bay, St. Kilda. A dynamical relationship. Oikos, 11, 153-160.

Smit, C.J. & Visser, G.J.M., (1993). Effects of disturbance on shorebirds: a summary of existing knowledge from the Dutch Wadden Sea and Delta area. Wader Study Group Bulletin, 68 (special issue).

Smith, J.E. (ed.), (1968). 'Torrey Canyon'. Pollution and marine life. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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.

Souza, J.R.B. & Borzone, C.A., (2000). Population dynamics and secondary production of Scolelepis squamata (Polychaeta: Spionidae) in an exposed sandy beach of southern Brazil. Bulletin of Marine Science, 67, 221-233.

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.

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.