Literature on Ruditapes philippinarum

Literature on Ruditapes philippinarum (Adams & Reeve, 1850) – Manila clam and other carpet clams (Ruditapes, Tapes, Venerupis)


Albentosa, M. and Moyano, F.J. 2008. Influence of nutritional stress on digestive enzyme activities in juveniles of two marine clam species, Ruditapes decussatus and Venerupis pullastra. Journal of Sea Research 59: 249-258.

Albentosa, M., Fernández-Reiriz, M.J., Labarta, U. and Pérez-Camacho, A. 2007. Response of two species of clams, Ruditapes decussatus and Venerupis pullastra, to starvation: Physiological and biochemical parameters. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part B 146: 241-249.

Beninger, P.G. and Lucas, A. 1984. Seasonal variations in condition, reproductive activity, and gross biochemical composition of two species of adult clam reared in a common habitat: Tapes decussatus L. (Jeffreys) and Tapes philippinarum (Adams & Reeve). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 79: 19-37.

Breber, P. 2002. Introduction and acclimatisation of the Pacific carpet clam, Tapes philippinarum, to Italian waters. In: Invasive aquatic species of Europe. Distribution, impacts and management (eds. E. Leppäkoski, S. Gollasch and S. Olenin), pp. 120-126. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Caldow, R.W.G., Stillman, R.A., dit Durell, S.E.A. le V., West, A.D., McGrorty, S., Goss-Custard, J.D., Wood, P.J. and Humphreys, J. 2007. Benefits to shorebirds from invasion of a non-native shellfish. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 274: 1449-1455.

Caselli, F. and Fabbri, E. 2005. Use of Mytilus galloprovincialis and Tapes philippinarum as sentinel organisms for the development of a biosurveillance program in the Pialassa Baiona coastal lagoon (Ravenna, Italy). Chemistry and Ecology 21(6): 465-477.

Cha, M.W. 2003. Tapes philippinarum in Hong Kong. In: Turning the Tides. A Festschrift in Honour of Professor Brian Morton (Ed. P.K.S. Shin), pp. 93-102. The Marine Biological Association of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

Cima, F., Marin, M.G., Matozzo, V., Da Ros, L. and Ballarin, L. 1998. Immunotoxic effects of organotin compounds in Tapes philippinarum. Chemosphere 37(14-15): 3035-3045.

Dang, C. and De Montaudouin, X. 2009. Brown muscle disease and Manila clam Ruditapes philippinarum dynamics in Archachon Bay, France. Journal of Shellfish Research 28(2): 355-362.

Defossez, J.-M. and Hawkins, A.J.S. 1997. Selective feeding in shellfish: size-dependent rejection of large particles within pseudofaeces from Mytilus edulis, Ruditapes philippinarum and Tapes decussatus. Marine Biology 129: 139-147.

Delgado, M. and Pérez-Camacho, A. 2007. Comparative study of gonadal development of Ruditapes philippinarum (Adams and Reeve) and Ruditapes decussatus (L.) (Mollusca: Bivalvia): Influence of temperature. Scientia Marina 71(3): 471-484.

Drummond, L., Mulcahy, M. and Culloty, S. 2006. The reproductive biology of the Manila clam, Ruditapes philippinarum, from the North-West of Ireland. Aquaculture 254: 326-340.

Fernández, A., García, T., Asensio, L., Rodríguez, M.Á., González, I., Lobo, E., Hernández, P.E. and Martín, R. 2002. Identification of the clam species Ruditapes decussatus (grooved carpet shell), Venerupis rhomboides (yellow carpet shell) and Venerupis pullastra (pullet carpet shell) by ELISA. Food and Agricultural Immunology 14: 65-71.

Fernández, A., García, T., Asensio, L., Rodríguez, M.Á., González, I., Céspedes, A., Hernández, P.E. and Martín, R. 2000. Identification of the clam species Ruditapes decussatus (grooved carpet shell), Venerupis pullastra (pullet carpet shell), and Ruditapes philippinarum (Japanese carpet shell) by PCR-RFLP. Journal of Agriculture and Food Chemistry 48: 3336-3341.

Fischer-Piette, J. and Métivier, B. 1971. Révision des Tapetinae (Mollusques bivalves). Mem. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. Ser. A Zool. 71 : 1-106, 41 plates.

Flye-Sainte-Marie, J., Jean, F., Paillard, C., Ford, S., Powell, E., Hofmann, E. and Klinck, J. 2007. Ecophysiological dynamic model of individual growth of Ruditapes philippinarum. Aquaculture 266: 130-143.

Goulletquer, P. 1997. A bibliography of the Manila clam Tapes philippinarium. IFREMER, RIDRV-97.02/RA/ La Tremblade, 122pp.

Goulletquer, P., Robert, R. and Trut, G. 1999. Manila clam Tapes philippinarum culture: Sediment-clam interactions. Aquatic Living Resources 12(1): 45-56.

Humphreys, J., Caldow, R.W.G., McGrorty, S., West, A.D. and Jensen, A.C. 2007. Population dynamics of naturalised Manila clams Ruditapes philippinarum in British coastal waters. Marine Biology 151: 2255-2270.

Jensen, A.C., Humphreys, J., Caldow, R.W.G., Grisley, C. and Dyrynda, P.E.J. 2004. Naturalization of the Manila clam (Tapes philippinarum), an alien species, and establishment of a clam fishery within Poole Harbour, Dorset. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 84: 1069-1073.

Laing, I. 1993. The response of Manila clam, Tapes philippinarum, juveniles to nutritive stress. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 173: 111-121.

Laing, I. and Child, A.R. 1996. Comparative tolerance of small juvenile palourdes (Tapes decussatus L.) and Manila clams (Tapes philippinarum Adams & Reeve) to low temperature. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 195: 267-285.

Lam, V.W.W. 1980. Shell form and diagnostic differences in the structure of the siphons and ciliary currents of the ctenidia in coastal species of the Tapetinae (Bivalvia: Veneracea) in Hong Kong. In: The Malacofauna of Hong Kong and Southern China (ed. B. Morton), pp. 11-31. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong.

Laruelle, F., Guillou, J. and Paulet, Y.M. 1994. Reproductive pattern of the clams, Ruditapes decussatus and R. philippinarum on intertidal flats in Brittany. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 74: 351-366.

Lee, S.Y. 1996. Distribution pattern and interaction of two infaunal bivalves, Tapes philippinarum (Adams and Reeve) and Anomalocardia squamosa (Linnaeus) (Bivalvia: Veneridae). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 201: 253-273.

Mann, R. 1979. The effect of temperature on growth, physiology, and gametogenesis in the Manila clam Tapes philippinarum (Adams & Reeve, 1850). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 38: 121-133.

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.

Montaudouin, X. de 1997. Potential of bivalves' secondary settlement differs with species: a comparison between cockle (Cerastoderma edule) and clam (Ruditapes philippinarum) juvenile resuspension. Marine Biology 128: 639-648.

Mortensen, S.H. and Strand, Ø. 2000. Releases and recaptures of Manila clams (Ruditapes philippinarum) introduced to Norway. Sarsia 85: 87-91.

Paillard, C. 2004. A short-review of brown ring disease, a vibriosis affecting clams, Ruditapes philippinarum and Ruditapes decussatus. Aquatic Living Resources 17: 467-475.

Park, K.-I., Tsutsumi, H., Hong, J.-S. and Choi, K.-S. 2008. Pathology survey of the short-neck clam Ruditapes philippinarum occurring on sandy tidal flats along the coast of Ariake Bay, Kyushu, Japan. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology 99: 212-219.

Rasmussen, E. 1958. Past and present distribution of Tapes (Venerupis) pullastra (Montagu) in Danish waters. Oikos 9(1): 77-93.

Shin, P.K.S., Ng, A.W.M. and Cheung, R.Y.H. 2002. Burrowing responses of the short-neck clam Ruditapes philippinarum to sediment contaminants. Marine Pollution Bulletin 45: 133-139.

Solidoro, C., Pastres, R., Melaku Canu, D., Pellizzato, M. and Rossi, R. 2000. Modelling the growth of Tapes philippinarum in Northern Adriatic lagoons. Marine Ecology Progress Series 199: 137-148.

Spencer, B.E., Kaiser, M.J. and Edwards, D.B. 1997. Ecological effects of intertidal Manila clam cultivation: observations at the end of the cultivation phase. Journal of Applied Ecology 34: 444-452.

Spencer, B.E., Kaiser, M.J. and Edwards, D.B. 1998. Intertidal clam harvesting: benthic community change and recovery. Aquaculture Research 29: 429-437.

Toupoint, N., Godet, L., Fournier, J., Retière, C. and Olivier, F. 2008. Does Manila clam cultivation affect habitats of the engineer species Lanice conchilega (Pallas, 1766). Marine Pollution Bulletin 56: 1429-1438.