Biodiversity & Conservation

Habitat bibliography

Bücking, J., (1998). Investigations on the feeding habits of the rocky shore mite Hyadesia fusca (Acari: Astigmata: Hyadesiidae): diet range, food preference, food quality, and the implications for distribution patterns. Helgolander Meersuntersuchungen, 52, 159-177.

Brown, D.H., (1974). Field and laboratory studies on detergent damage to lichens at the Lizard, Cornwall. Cornish Studies, 2, 33-40.

Colloff, M.J., (1983). Oribatid mites associated with marine and maritime lichens on the island of Great Cumbrae. Glasgow Naturalist, 20, 347-359.

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.

Crump, R. & Moore, J., (1997). Monitoring of upper littoral lichens at Sawdern Point. Report to the Shoreline and Terrestrial Task Group, Sea Empress Environmental Evaluation Committee (SEEEC), July 1997.

Cullinane, J.P., McCarthy, P. & Fletcher, A., (1975). The effect of oil pollution in Bantry Bay. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 6, 173-176.

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.

Dobson, F.S., (2000). Lichens: an illustrated guide to the British and Irish species. Slough: The Richmond Publishing Co. Ltd.

Fletcher, A., (1973a). The ecology of marine (littoral) lichens on some rocky shores of Anglesey. Lichenologist, 5, 368-400.

Fletcher, A., (1973b). The ecology of maritime (supralittoral) lichens on some rocky shores of Anglesey. Lichenologist, 5, 401-422.

Fletcher, A., (1980). Marine and maritime lichens of rocky shores: their ecology, physiology and biological interactions. In The Shore Environment, vol. 2: Ecosystems (ed. J.H. Price, D.E.G. Irvine & W.F. Farnham), pp. 789-842. London: Academic Press. [Systematics Association Special Volume no. 17(b)].

Gerson, U & Seaward, M.R.D., (1977). Lichen - invertebrate associations. In Lichen ecology (ed. M.R.D. Seaward), pp. 69-119. London: Academic Press.

Gilbert, O., (2000). Lichens. London: HarperCollins.

Henderson, A., (1999). Literature on lichens and air pollution. Lichenologist, 31, 111-119.

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.

James, P.W. & Syratt, W.J., (1987). Air quality monitoring at Sullom Voe using lichens as biological indicator species: results of the 1986 repeat photographic survey. Report to the Shetland Oil Terminal Environmental Advisory Group (SOTEAG) (Monitoring Sub Group), February 1987.

James, P.W., Hawksworth, D.L. & Rose, F., (1977). Lichen communities in the British Isles: a preliminary conspectus. In: Lichen ecology (ed. M.R.D. Seaward), pp. 295-413.

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

Johannesson, K., (1989). The bare zone of Swedish rocky shores: why is it there? Oikos, 54, 77-86.

Jones, W.E., Fletcher, A., Hiscock, K. & Hainsworth, S., (1974). First report of the Coastal Surveillance Unit. Feb.-July 1974. Coastal Surveillance Unit, University College of North Wales, Bangor, 1974.

Joosse, E.N.G., (1976). Littoral apterygotes (Collembola and Thysanura). In Marine insects (ed. L. Cheng), pp. 151-186. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Company.

Kinchin, I.M., (1994). The biology of tardigrades. London: Portland Press

Menot, L., Chassé, C. & Kerambrun, L., (1998). Experimental study of the ecological impact of hot water / high pressure cleaning on rocky shores. Proceedings of the 21st Arctic and Marine Oil Spill Program (AMOP) technical seminar, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, June 10-12 1998, vol. 2, pp. 891-901., Canada: Environment Canada.

Morgan, C.I. & Lampard, D.J., (1986). Supralittoral lichens as a habitat for tardigrades. Glasgow Naturalist, 21, 127-135.

NHM (Natural History Museum), (2002). Lichens: silent witnesses of air quality. [On-line], 2002-06-27 00:00:00

Pugh, P.J.A. & King, P.E., (1988). Acari of the British Isles. Journal of Natural History, 22, 107-122.

Pugh, P.J.A. & King, P.E., (1985a). Feeding in intertidal Acari. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 94, 269-280.

Pugh, P.J.A. & King, P.E., (1985b). The vertical distribution of the British intertidal Acari - the non halacarid fauna (Arachnida: Acari). Journal of Zoology, Series A, London, 207, 21-33.

Ranwell, D.S., (1968). Lichen mortality due to 'Torrey Canyon' oil and decontamination measures. Lichenologist, 4, 55-56.

Richardson, D.H. & Young, C.M., (1977). Lichens and vertebrates. In Lichen ecology (ed. M.R.D. Seaward), pp. 121-144. London: Academic Press.

Richardson, D.H.S., (1992). Pollution monitoring with lichens.

Rodwell, J.S. (ed.), (2000). British plant communities, vol. 5, Maritime communities and vegetation of open habitats. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Roth, V.D. & Brown, W.L., (1976). Other intertidal air-breathing arthropods. In Marine insects (ed. L. Cheng), pp. 119-150.

Seaward, M.R.D. (ed.), (1977). Lichen ecology. London: Academic Press.

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

Wootton, J.T., (1991). Direct and indirect effects of nutrients on intertidal community structure: variable consequences of seabird guano. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 151, 139-153.