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Allmon, R.A. & Sebens, K.P., (1988). Feeding biology and ecological impact of an introduced nudibranch Tritonia plebia, New England, USA. Marine Biology, 99, 375-385.

Bradshaw, C., Veale, L.O., Hill, A.S. & Brand, A.R., (2000). The effects of scallop dredging on gravelly seabed communities. In: Effects of fishing on non-target species and habitats (ed. M.J. Kaiser & de S.J. Groot), pp. 83-104. Oxford: Blackwell Science.

Ceccatty, M.P., Buisson, B. & Gargouil, Y. M., (1963). Rhythmes naturels et réactions motrices chez Alcyonium digitatum Linn. Et Veretillum cynomorium Cuv. Compte rendu des Séances de la Societé de Biologie, 157, 616-618.

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.

Davoult, D., (1990). Biofaciès et structure trophique du peuplement des cailloutis du Pas de Calais (France). Océanologica Acta, 13, 335-348.

de Kluijver, M.J., (1993). Sublittoral hard-substratum communities off Orkney and St Abbs (Scotland). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 73, 733-754.

Gili, J-M. & Hughes, R.G., (1995). The ecology of marine benthic hydroids. Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review, 33, 351-426.

Graham, A., (1988). Molluscs: prosobranchs and pyramellid gastropods (2nd ed.). Leiden: E.J. Brill/Dr W. Backhuys. [Synopses of the British Fauna No. 2]

Hartnoll, R.G., (1977). Reproductive strategy in two British species of Alcyonium. In Biology of benthic organisms, (ed. B.F. Keegan, P.O Ceidigh & P.J.S. Boaden), pp. 321-328. New York: Pergamon Press.

Hartnoll, R.G., (1975). The annual cycle of Alcyonium digitatum. Estuarine and Coastal Marine Science, 3, 71-78

Hartnoll, R.G., (1998). Volume VIII. Circalittoral faunal turf biotopes: An overview of dynamics and sensitivity characteristics for conservation management of marine SACs. Scottish Association of Marine Sciences, Oban, Scotland. [UK Marine SAC Project. Natura 2000 reports.]

Hayward, P.J. & Ryland, J.S. (ed.) (1995b). Handbook of the marine fauna of North-West Europe. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Hickman, C.S., (1992). Reproduction and development of trochean gastropods. Veliger, 35, 245-272.

Hickson, J.S., (1901). Liverpool Marine Biological Committee Memoirs Number V. Alcyonium. Proceedings and Transactions of the Liverpool Biological Society, 15, 92-113.

Hickson, S.J., (1892). Some preliminary notes on the anatomy and habits of Alcyonium digitatum. Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society, 7, 305-308

Hickson, S.J., (1895). The anatomy of Alcyonium digitatum. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science, 37, 343-388.

Hill, A.S., Brand, A.R., Veale, L.O. & Hawkins, S.J., (1997). Assessment of the effects of scallop dredging on benthic communities. Final Report to MAFF, Contract CSA 2332, Liverpool: University of Liverpool

Hiscock, H., (1985b). Aspects of the ecology of rocky sublittoral areas. In The Ecology of Rocky Coasts: essays presented to J.R. Lewis, D.Sc. (ed. P.G. Moore & R. Seed), pp. 290-328. London: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd.

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.

Howson, C.M. & Picton, B.E. (ed.), (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Belfast: Ulster Museum. [Ulster Museum publication, no. 276.]

Kaiser, M.J., Ramsay, K., Richardson, C.A., Spence, F.E. & Brand, A.R., (2000). Chronic fishing disturbance has changed shelf sea benthic community structure. Journal of Animal Ecology, 69, 494-503.

Mackie, A.M., (1987). Preliminary studies on the chemical defences of the British octocorals Alcyonium digitatum and Pennatula phosphorea. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, 86A, 629-632

Manuel, R.L., (1988). British Anthozoa. London: Academic Press.[Synopses of the British Fauna, no. 18.]

Marchetti, R., (1992). The problems of the Emalia Romagna coastal waters: facts and interpretations. Science of the Total Environment, Supplement 1992, 21-33.

Matthews, A., (1917). The development of Alcyonium digitatum with some notes on early colony formation. Quarterly Journal of Microscopial Science, 62, 43-94.

McFadden, C.S., Donahue, R., Hadland, B.K. & Weston, R., (2000). A molecular phylogenetic analysis of reproductive trait evolution in the soft coral genus Alcyonium. Evolution, 55, 54-67.

Migné, A. & Davoult, D., (1995b). Multi-scale heterogeneity in a macrobenthic epifauna community. Hydrobiologia, 300/301, 375-381.

Migné, A., Davoult, D., Janquin, M.A. & Kupka, A., (1996). Biometrics, carbon and nitrogen content in two Cnidarians: Urticina felina and Alcyonium digitatum. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 76, 595-602.

Moore, J., (1995). The marine inlets of south west Britain: an overview. Report to the JNCC from the Field Studies Research Council., Field Studies Research Council.

Picton, B. E. & Morrow, C.C., (1994). A Field Guide to the Nudibranchs of the British Isles. London: Immel Publishing Ltd.

Pipe, A., (1981). North Sea fouling organisms and their potential effects on the corrosion of North Sea structures. London:

Riedl, R., (1971). Water movement, Animals. In Marine Ecology, Vol.1, Environmental factors, (ed. O. Kinne), pp. 1123-1149. New York: John Wiley.

Roushdy, H.M. & Hansen, V.K., (1961). Filtration of phytoplankton by the octocoral Alcyonium digitatum L. Nature, 190, 649-650.

Sebens, K.P., (1983). The larval and juvenile ecology of the temperate octocoral Alcyonium siderium Verril. I. Substratum selection by benthic larvae. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 71, 73-89.

Sell, D., (1992). Marine fouling. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Section B - Biological Sciences, 100, 169-184.

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

Stock, J.H., (1988). Lamippidae (Copepoda : Siphonostomatoida) parasitic in Alcyonium. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 68, 351-359.