Literature on Petricola

Literature on Petricola and other boring bivalves

Ansell, A.D. 1970. Boring and burrowing mechanisms in Petricola pholadiformis Lamarck. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 4: 211-220.Ansell, A.D. and Nair, N.B. 1969. A comparative study of bivalves which bore mainly by mechanical means. American Zoologist 9: 857-868.

Ballerstedt, S. 2006. Barnea candida. White piddock. Marine Life Information Network (MarLIN)

Budd, G.C. 2005. Petricola pholadiformis. American piddock. Marine Life Information Network (MarLIN)

Duval, D.M. 1963. The biology of Petricola pholadiformis Lamark [sic] (Lamellibranchiata Petricolidae). Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 35: 89-100.

Duval, D.M. 1963. Observations on the annual cycle of Barnea candida. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 35: 101-102.

Eno, N.C., Clark, R.A. and Sanderson, W.G. 1997. Non-native marine species in British waters: a review and directory. Joint Nature Conservation Committee, Peterborough, UK, 136pp.

Främmande Arter 2006. American piddock (Petricola pholadiformis). Fact Sheet available here (pdf) (accessed 5. March 2015).

Hansson, H.G. 2003a. Faktablad Barnea candida. ArtDatabanken 2003-03-04, Sweden. Available here (pdf) (accessed 5. March 2015).

Hansson, H.G. 2003b. Faktablad Zirfaea crispata. ArtDatabanken 2003-02-27, Sweden. Available here (pdf) (accessed 5. March 2015).

Jensen, K.T. 1992. Macrozoobenthos on an intertidal mudflat in the Danish Wadden Sea: comparisons of surveys made in the 1930s, 1940s and 1980s. Helgoländer Meeresuntersuchungen 46(4): 363-376.

Jørgensen, C.B., Kiørboe, T., Møhlenberg, F. and Riisgård, H.U. 1984. Ciliary and mucus-net filter feeding, with special reference to fluid mechanical characteristics.. Marine Ecology Progress Series 15: 283-292.

Korringa, P. 1942. Crepidula fornicata's invasion in Europe. Basteria 7(1-2): 12-23.

Loppens, K. 1902. Petricola pholadiformis L. Annales de la Société Royale Zoologique et Malacologique de Belgique 37: XLI-XLII.

Mikkelsen, P.M., Bieler, R., Kappner, I. and Rawlings, T.A. 2006. Phylogeny of Veneroidea (Mollusca: Bivalvia) based on morphology and molecules. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 148: 439-521.

Nehring, S. 2000. Neozoen im Makrozoobenthos der deutschen Ostsee-küste. Lauterbornia 39: 117-126.

Pinn, E.H., Richardson, C.A., Thompson and Hawkins, S.J. 2005. Burrow morphology, biometry, age and growth of piddocks (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Pholadidae) on the south coast of England. Marine Biology 147: 943-953.

Pinn, E.H., Thompson, R.C. and Hawkins, S.J. 2008. Piddocks (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Pholadidae) increase topographical complexity and species diversity in the intertidal. Marine Ecology Progress Series 355: 173-182.

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.

Schlesch, H. 1932. Über die Einwanderung nordamerikanischer Meeresmollusken in Europa unter Berücksichtigung von Petricola pholadiformis Lam. und ihrer Verbreitung im dänischen Gebiet. Archiv für Molluskenkunde 64: 146-154, Plate 11.

Wouters, D. 1993. 100 jaar na de invasie van de Amerikaanse boormossel: de relatie Petricola pholadiformis Lamarck, 1818 / Barnea candida Linnaeus, 1758. De Strandvlo 13(1): 3-39 (In Dutch with English abstract?) [100 years after the invasion of the American piddock: the relation Petricola pholadiformis Lamarck, 1818 / Barnea candida Linnaeus, 1758.]

Zenetos, A., Ovalis, P. and Vardala-Theodorou, E. 2009. The American piddock Petricola pholadiformis Lamarck, 1818 spreading in the Mediterranean Sea. Aquatic Invasions 4(2): 385-387.