Biodiversity & Conservation

Habitat bibliography

Anonymous, (1999b). Native oyster (Ostrea edulis). Species Action Plan. In UK Biodiversity Group. Tranche 2 Action Plans. English Nature for the UK Biodiversity Group, Peterborough., English Nature for the UK Biodiversity Group, Peterborough.

Bayne, B.L., Widdows, J., Moore, M.N., Salkeld, P., Worrall, C.M. & Donkin, P., (1982). Some ecological consequences of the physiological and biochemical effects of petroleum compounds on marine molluscs. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B, 297, 219-239.

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.

Blanchard, M., (1997). Spread of the slipper limpet Crepidula fornicata (L.1758) in Europe. Current state and consequences. Scientia Marina, 61, Supplement 9, 109-118.

Bower, S.M. & McGladdery, S.E., (1996). Synopsis of Infectious Diseases and Parasites of Commercially Exploited Shellfish. SeaLane Diseases of Shellfish. [on-line]., 2000-11-27 00:00:00

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.

Bryan, G.W., (1984). Pollution due to heavy metals and their compounds. In Marine Ecology: A Comprehensive, Integrated Treatise on Life in the Oceans and Coastal Waters, vol. 5. Ocean Management, part 3, (ed. O. Kinne), pp.1289-1431. New York: John Wiley & Sons.

Bryan, G.W., Gibbs, P.E., Hummerstone, L.G. & Burt, G.R., (1987). Copper, Zinc, and organotin as long-term factors governing the distribution of organisms in the Fal estuary in southwest England. Estuaries, 10, 208-219.

Buxton, C.D., Newell, R.C. & Field, J.G., (1981). Response-surface analysis of the combined effects of exposure and acclimation temperatures on filtration, oxygen consumption and scope for growth in the oyster Ostrea edulis. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 6, 73-82.

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., 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.

Dame, R.F., (1992). The role of bivalve filter feeder material fluxes in estuarine ecosystems. In Bivalve filter feeders in estuarine and coastal ecosystem processes (ed. R.F. Dame), pp. 246-269. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. [NATO Advanced Science Institute Series G: Ecological Sciences, vol. 33.]

Dame, R.F.D., (1996). Ecology of Marine Bivalves: an Ecosystem Approach. New York: CRC Press Inc. [Marine Science Series.]

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.

Davis, H.C. & Calabrese, A., (1969). Survival and growth of larvae of the European oyster (Ostrea edulis L.) at different temperatures. Biological Bulletin, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, 136, 193-199.

Diaz, R.J. & Rosenberg, R., (1995). Marine benthic hypoxia: a review of its ecological effects and the behavioural responses of benthic macrofauna. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review, 33, 245-303.

Edwards, E., (1997). Molluscan fisheries in Britain. In The History, Present Condition, and Future of the Molluscan Fisheries of North and Central American and Europe, vol. 3, Europe, (ed. C.L. MacKenzie, Jr., V.G. Burrell, Jr., Rosenfield, A. & W.L. Hobart). National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NOAA Technical Report NMFS 129.

Fish, J.D. & Fish, S., (1996). A student's guide to the seashore. Second edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Gubbay, S., & Knapman, P.A., (1999). A review of the effects of fishing within UK European marine sites. English Nature. (UK Marine SACs Project, vol .12).

Hancock, D.A., (1958). Notes on starfish on an Essex oyster bed. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 37, 565-589.

Hancock, D.A., (1954). The destruction of oyster spat by Urosalpinx cinerea (Say) on Essex oyster beds. Journal du Conseil, 20, 186-196.

Hancock, D.A., (1955). The feeding behaviour of starfish on Essex oyster beds. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 34, 313-337.

Howson, C.M., Connor, D.W. & Holt, R.H.F., (1994). The Scottish sealochs - an account of surveys undertaken for the Marine Nature Conservation Review. Joint Nature Conservation Committee Report, No. 164 (Marine Nature Conservation Review Report MNCR/SR/27)., Joint Nature Conservation Committee Report, No. 164 (Marine Nature Conservation Review Report MNCR/SR/27).

Hutchinson, S. & Hawkins, L.E., (1992). Quantification of the physiological responses of the European flat oyster, Ostrea edulis L. to temperature and salinity. Journal of Molluscan Studies, 58, 215-226.

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

Kinne, O. (ed.), (1970). Marine Ecology: A Comprehensive Treatise on Life in Oceans and Coastal Waters. Vol. 1 Environmental Factors Part 1. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons

Korringa, P., (1952). Recent advances in oyster biology. Quarterly Review of Biology, 27, 266-308 & 339-365.

Korringa, P., (1951). The shell of Ostrea edulis as a habitat. Archives Néerlandaises de Zoologie, 10, 33-152.

Lauckner, G., (1983). Diseases of Mollusca: Bivalvia. In Diseases of marine animals. Vol. II. Introduction, Bivalvia to Scaphopoda (ed. O. Kinne), pp. 477-961. Hamburg: Biologische Anstalt Helgoland.

Lenihan, H.S., (1999). Physical-biological coupling on oyster reefs: how habitat structure influences individual performance. Ecological Monographs, 69, 251-275.

Millar, R.H., (1961). Scottish oyster investigations 1948-1958. Marine Research series, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, no. 3.

Millar, R.H., (1963). Investigations of the oyster beds in Loch Ryan. Marine Research series, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, no. 5.

Mistakidis, M.N., (1951). Quantitative studies of the bottom fauna of Essex oyster grounds. Fishery Investigations, Series 2, 17, 47pp.

Moore, P.G., (1977a). Inorganic particulate suspensions in the sea and their effects on marine animals. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review, 15, 225-363.

Orton, J.H., (1940). Effect of the severe frost of the winter of 1939-40 on the fauna of the Essex oyster beds. Nature, 145, 708-709.

Peterson, C.H., Summerson, H.C., Thomson, E., Lenihan, H.S., Grabowski, J., Manning, L., Micheli, F. & Johnson, G., (2000). Synthesis of linkages between benthic and fish communities as a key to protecting essential fish habitat. Bulletin of Marine Science, 66, 759-774.

Philpots, J.R., (1890). Oysters and all about them. (2 volumes). London: John Richardson & Co.

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.,

Purchon, R.D., (1977). The biology of the mollusca, 2nd ed. Oxford: Pergamon Press.

Rees, H.L., Waldock, R., Matthiessen, P. & Pendle, M.A., (2001). Improvements in the epifauna of the Crouch estuary (United Kingdom) following a decline in TBT concentrations. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 42, 137-144.

Rees, H.L., Waldock, R., Matthiessen, P. & Pendle, M.A., (1999). Surveys of the epibenthos of the Crouch Estuary (UK) in relation to TBT contamination. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 79, 209-223.

Service, M. & Magorrian, B.H., (1997). The extent and temporal variation of disturbance to epibenthic communities in Strangford Lough, Northern Ireland. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 77, 1151-1164.

Shumway, S.E., (1990). A review of the effects of algal blooms on shellfish and aquaculture. Journal of the World Aquaculture Society, 21, 65-104.

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

Spärck, R., (1951). Fluctuations in the stock of oyster (Ostrea edulis) in the Limfjord in recent time. Rapports et Procès-verbaux des Réunions. Conseil Permanent International pour L'exploration de la Mer, 128, 27-29.

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

Thain, J.E. & Waldock, M.J., (1986). The impact of tributyl tin (TBT) antifouling paints on molluscan fisheries. Water Science and Technology, 18, 193-202.

Thain, J.E., Waldock, M.J. & Helm, M., (1986). The effect of tri-butyl-tin on the reproduction of the oyster, Ostrea edulis. ICES Council Meeting Paper, CM 1986/E:14.

Waugh, G.D., (1964). Effect of severe winter of 1962-63 on oysters and the associated fauna of oyster grounds of southern England. Journal of Animal Ecology, 33, 173-175.

Widdows, J., (1991). Physiological ecology of mussel larvae. Aquaculture, 94, 147-163.

Wilbur, C.G., (1971). Turbidity. Animals. In Marine Ecology. A comprehensive integrated treatise on life in oceans and coastal waters, vol. 1, part 2 (Ed. O. Kinne), pp. 1181-1189. London: Wiley-Interscience.

Yonge, C.M., (1960). Oysters. London: Collins.