Biodiversity & Conservation

Habitat bibliography

Almada-Villela, P.C., Davenport, J. & Gruffydd, L.L.D., (1982). The effects of temperature on the shell growth of young Mytilus edulis L. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 59, 275-288.

Arntz, W.E. & Rumohr, H., (1973). Boring clams (Barnea candida (L.) and Zirfaea crispata (L.)) in Kiel Bay. Kiel Meeresforsch, 29, 141-143.

Bamber, R.N., (1985). Coarse substrate benthos of Kingsnorth outfall lagoon, with observations on Petricola pholadiformis Lamarck. Central Electricity Research Laboratories Report TPRD/L2759/N84., Central Electricity Research Laboratories Report TPRD/L2759/N84.

Barnes, R.D., (1980). Invertebrate Zoology, 4th ed. Philadelphia: Holt-Saunders International Editions.

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.

Blinks, L.R., (1955). Accessory pigments and photosynthesis. In Photophysiology, Vol. 1.,(ed. A.C. Giese), pp. 199-221. New York & London: Academic Press.

Bourget, E., (1983). Seasonal variations of cold tolerance in intertidal molluscs and their relation to environmental conditions in the St. Lawrence Estuary. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 61, 1193-1201.

Bousfield, E.L., (1973). Shallow-water gammaridean Amphipoda of New England. London: Cornell University Press.

Bower, S.M. & McGladdery, S.E., (1996). Synopsis of Infectious Diseases and Parasites of Commercially Exploited Shellfish. SeaLane Diseases of Shellfish. [on-line]. http://www-sci.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/sealane/aquac/pages/toc.htm, 2000-11-27 00:00:00

Bower, S.M., (1992). Diseases and parasites of mussels. In The mussel Mytilus: ecology, physiology, genetics and culture (ed. E.M. Gosling), pp. 543-563. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science Publ. [Developments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science, no. 25.]

Brosnan, D.M. & Crumrine, L.L., (1994). Effects of human trampling on marine rocky shore communities. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 177, 79-97.

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., (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.

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.], http://www.ukmarinesac.org.uk/

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.

Crompton, T.R., (1997). Toxicants in the aqueous ecosystem. New York: John Wiley & Sons.

Daly, M.A. & Mathieson, A.C., (1977). The effects of sand movement on intertidal seaweeds and selected invertebrates at Bound Rock, New Hampshire, USA. Marine Biology, 43, 45-55.

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

Dare, P.J., (1976). Settlement, growth and production of the mussel, Mytilus edulis L., in Morecambe Bay, England. Fishery Investigations, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Series II, 28 , 25pp.

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.

Davies, G., Dare, P.J. & Edwards, D.B., (1980). Fenced enclosures for the protection of seed mussels (Mytilus edulis L.) from predation by shore crabs (Carcinus maenas (L.)) in Morecambe Bay, England. Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. Fisheries Technical Report, no. 56.

de Vooys, C.G.N., (1987). Elimination of sand in the blue mussel Mytilus edulis. Netherlands Journal of Sea Research, 21, 75-78.

Dixon, P.S., (1973). Biology of the Rhodophyta. Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd.

Duval, D.M., (1963a). The biology of Petricola pholadiformis Lamarck (Lammellibranchiata: Petricolidae). Proceedings of the Malacological Society, 35, 89-100.

Duval, D.M., (1963b). Observations on the annual cycle of Barnea candida (Class Lamellibranchiata, Family Pholadidae). Proceedings of the Malacological Society, 35, 101-102.

Duval, M., (1977). A historical note - Barnea candida at Whitstable Street. The Conchologists Newsletter, 62, pp. 28.

El-Maghraby, A., (1955). The inshore plankton of the Thames Estuary. , PhD thesis, University of London.

Fankboner, P.V., (1971). The ciliary currents associated with feeding, digestion, and sediment removal in Adula (Botula) falcata Gould 1851. Biological Bulletin, 140, 28-45.

Hawkins, S.J. & Hartnoll, R.G., (1985). Factors determining the upper limits of intertidal canopy-forming algae. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 20, 265-271.

Hawkins, S.J. & Hartnoll, R.G., (1983). Grazing of intertidal algae by marine invertebrates. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review, 21, 195-282.

Hawkins, S.J. & Southward, A.J., (1992). The Torrey Canyon oil spill: recovery of rocky shore communities. In Restoring the Nations Marine Environment, (ed. G.W. Thorpe), Chapter 13, pp. 583-631. Maryland, USA: Maryland Sea Grant College.

Hill, T.O.; Emblow, C.S.; Northen, K.O., (1996). Marine Nature Conservation Review. Sector 6. Inlets in eastern England: area summaries. , Peterborough: Joint Nature Conservation Committee. [Coasts and Seas of the United Kingdom MNCR series.]

Holt, T.J., Hartnoll, R.G. & Hawkins, S.J., (1997). The sensitivity and vulnerability to man-induced change of selected communities: intertidal brown algal shrubs, Zostera beds and Sabellaria spinulosa reefs. English Nature, Peterborough, English Nature Research Report No. 234.

Holt, T.J., Jones, D.R., Hawkins, S.J. & Hartnoll, R.G., (1995). The sensitivity of marine communities to man induced change - a scoping report. Countryside Council for Wales, Bangor, Contract Science Report, no. 65.

Holt, T.J., Rees, E.I., Hawkins, S.J. & Seed, R., (1998). Biogenic reefs (Volume IX). An overview of dynamic and sensitivity characteristics for conservation management of marine SACs. Scottish Association for Marine Science (UK Marine SACs Project), 174 pp.

Jørgensen, C.B., (1981). Mortality, growth, and grazing impact on a cohort of bivalve larvae, Mytilus edulis L. Ophelia, 20, 185-192.

JNCC (Joint Nature Conservation Committee), (1999). Marine Environment Resource Mapping And Information Database (MERMAID): Marine Nature Conservation Review Survey Database. [on-line] http://www.jncc.gov.uk/mermaid,

Kautsky, N., (1981). On the trophic role of the blue mussel (Mytilus edulis L.) in a Baltic coastal ecosystem and the fate of the organic matter produced by the mussels. Kieler Meeresforschungen Sonderheft, 5, 454-461.

Knight, J.H., (1984). Studies on the biology and biochemistry of Pholas dactylus L.. , PhD thesis. London, University of London.

Knight, R. & Thorne, J., (1982). Syncilancistrumina elegantissima (Scuticociliatida: Thigmotrichina), a new genus and species of ciliated protozoon from Pholas dactylus (Mollusca: Bivalvia), the common piddock. Protistologica, 18, 53-66.

Landsberg, J.H., (1996). Neoplasia and biotoxins in bivalves: is there a connection? Journal of Shellfish Research, 15, 203-230.

Lewis, J.R., (1964). The Ecology of Rocky Shores. London: English Universities Press.

Livingstone, D.R. & Pipe, R.K., (1992). Mussels and environmental contaminants: molecular and cellular aspects. In The mussel Mytilus: ecology, physiology, genetics and culture, (ed. E.M. Gosling), pp. 425-464. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science Publ. [Developments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science, no. 25]

Loomis, S.A., (1995). Freezing tolerance of marine invertebrates. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review, 33, 337-350.

Lutz, R.A. & Kennish, M.J., (1992). Ecology and morphology of larval and early larval postlarval mussels. In The mussel Mytilus: ecology, physiology, genetics and culture, (ed. E.M. Gosling), pp. 53-85. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science Publ. [Developments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science, no. 25]

McGrorty, S., Clarke, R.T., Reading, C.J. & Goss, C.J.D., (1990). Population dynamics of the mussel Mytilus edulis: density changes and regulation of the population in the Exe Estuary, Devon. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 67, 157-169.

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.

Michelson, A.M., (1978). Purification and properties of Pholas dactylus luciferin and luciferase. Methods in Enzymology, 57, 385-406.

Moore, J., Taylor, P. & Hiscock, K., (1995). Rocky shore monitoring programme. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 103B, 181-200.

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.

O'Brien, P.J. & Dixon, P.S., (1976). Effects of oils and oil components on algae: a review. British Phycological Journal, 11, 115-142.

Pieters, H., Klutymans, J.H., Zandee, D.I. & Cadee, G.C., (1980). Tissue composition and reproduction of Mytilus edulis dependent upon food availability. Netherlands Journal of Sea Research, 14, 349-361.

Purchon, R.D., (1937). Studies on the biology of the Bristol Channel. Proceedings of the Bristol Naturalists' Society, 8, 311-329.

Purchon, R.D., (1955). The functional morphology of the rock-boring Lamellibranch Petricola pholadiformis Lamarck. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 34, 257-278.

Raffaelli, D. & Hawkins, S., (1999). Intertidal Ecology 2nd edn.. London: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Read, K.R.H. & Cumming, K.B., (1967). Thermal tolerance of the bivalve molluscs Modiolus modiolus (L.), Mytilus edulis (L.) and Brachidontes demissus (Dillwyn). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, 22, 149-155.

Richter, W. & Sarnthein, M., (1976). Molluscan colonization of different sediments on submerged platforms in the Western Baltic Sea. In Biology of benthic organsisms (ed. B.F. Keegan, P.Ó. Céidigh & P.J.S. Boaden), pp. 531-539. Oxford: Pergamon Press.

Rosenthal, H., (1980). Implications of transplantations to aquaculture and ecosystems. Marine Fisheries Review, 42, 1-14.

Seed, R. & Suchanek, T.H., (1992). Population and community ecology of Mytilus. In The mussel Mytilus: ecology, physiology, genetics and culture, (ed. E.M. Gosling), pp. 87-169. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science Publ. [Developments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science, no. 25.]

Seed, R., (1976). Ecology. In Marine mussels: their ecology and physiology, (ed. B.L. Bayne), pp. 81-120. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Seed, R., (1996). Patterns of biodiversity in the macro-invertebrate fauna associated with mussel patches on rocky shores. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 76, 203-210.

Seed, R., (1992). Systematics evolution and distribution of mussels belonging to the genus Mytilus: an overview. American Malacological Bulletin, 9, 123-137.

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.

Southward, A.J. & Southward, E.C., (1978). Recolonisation of rocky shores in Cornwall after use of toxic dispersants to clean up the Torrey Canyon spill. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 35, 682-706.

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

Suchanek, T.H., (1978). The ecology of Mytilus edulis L. in exposed rocky intertidal communities. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 31, 105-120.

Suchanek, T.H., (1985). Mussels and their role in structuring rocky shore communities. In The Ecology of Rocky Coasts: essays presented to J.R. Lewis, D.Sc., (ed. P.G. Moore & R. Seed), pp. 70-96.

Thiesen, B.F., (1972). Shell cleaning and deposit feeding in Mytilus edulis L. (Bivalvia). Ophelia, 10, 49-55.

Tsuchiya, M. & Nishihira, M., (1986). Islands of Mytilus edulis as a habitat for small intertidal animals: effect of Mytilus age structure on the species composition of the associated fauna and community organization. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 31, 171-178.

Tsuchiya, M. & Nishihira, M., (1985). Islands of Mytilus as a habitat for small intertidal animals: effect of island size on community structure. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 25, 71-81.

Tsuchiya, M., (1980). Biodeposit production by the mussel Mytilus edulis L. on rocky shores. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 47, 203-222.

Wallace, B. & Wallace, I.D., (1983). The white piddock Barnea candida (L.) found alive on Merseyside. The Conchologists Newsletter, 84, 71-72.

Widdows, J. & Donkin, P., (1992). Mussels and environmental contaminants: bioaccumulation and physiological aspects. In The mussel Mytilus: ecology, physiology, genetics and culture, (ed. E.M. Gosling), pp. 383-424. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science Publ. [Developments in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science, no. 25]

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

Widdows, J., Brinsley, M.D., Salkeld, P.N. & Elliott, M., (1998). Use of annular flumes to determine the influence of current velocity and bivalves on material flux at the sediment-water interface. Estuaries, 21, 552-559.

Widdows, J., Donkin, P., Brinsley, M.D., Evans, S.V., Salkeld, P.N., Franklin, A., Law, R.J. & Waldock, M.J., (1995). Scope for growth and contaminant levels in North Sea mussels Mytilus edulis. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 127, 131-148.

Widdows, J., Livingstone, D.R., Lowe, D., Moore, M.N., Moore, S., Pipe, R. & Salkeld, P.N., (1981). Biological effects monitoring in the region of Sullom Voe, Shetland, September 1981. Shetland Oil Terminal Environmental Advisory Group (SOTEAG), University of Aberdeen, 1982.

Williams, R.J., (1970). Freezing tolerance in Mytilus edulis. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, 35, 145-161

Young, G.A., (1985). Byssus thread formation by the mussel Mytilus edulis: effects of environmental factors. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 24, 261-271.