Molluscan Publications - Ecology of Marine Invertebrate Larvae
Baker, P. S. and R. Mann. 2003. Late stage bivalve larvae in a well-mixed estuary are not inert particles. Estuaries. 26 (4A): 837-845.
Mann, R. and J. M. Harding. 2003. Salinity tolerances of larval Rapana venosa: Implications for dispersal and establishment of an invading predatory gastropod on the North American Atlantic Coast. Biological Bulletin. 204: 96-103.
J. M. Harding. 1999. Selective feeding behavior of larval naked gobies (Gobiosoma bosc) and blennies (Chasmodes bosquianusand Hypsoblennius hentzi): preferences for bivalve veligers. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 179: 145 -153.
Baker, P. and R. Mann. 1997. The post larval phase of bivalve mollusks: a review of functional ecology and new records of post larval drifting of Chesapeake Bay bivalves. Bulletin of Marine Science. 61(2): 409-430.
Thompson, R. J., R. I. E. Newell, V. S. Kennedy, and R. Mann. 1996. Reproductive processes and early development. pp 335-370 In: V. S. Kennedy, R. I. E. Newell, and A.F. Eble. (Eds.) "The Eastern Oyster, Crassostrea virginica." University of Maryland Sea Grant Press, College Park, MD. 734p.
Baker, S. & R. Mann. 1994. Feeding ability during settlement and metamorphosis in the oyster Crassostrea virginica and the effects of hypoxia on post-settlement ingestion rates. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 181: 239-253.
Baker, S. M. and R. Mann. 1994. Description of metamorphic phases in the oyster Crassostrea virginica and effects of hypoxia on metamorphosis. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 104: 91-99.
Castell, L. L., and R. Mann. 1994. Optimal staining of lipids in bivalve larvae with Nile Red. Aquaculture. 119: 89-100.
Baker, S. M. and R. Mann. 1992. Effects of hypoxia and anoxia on larval settlement success, spat growth, and spat mortality of the oyster, Crassostrea virginica. Biological Bulletin. 182: 265-269.
Mann, R., B. M. Campos, and M. W. Luckenbach. 1991. Swimming rate and responses of larvae of three mactrid bivalves to salinity discontinuities. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 68: 257-269.
Widdows, J., R. I. E. Newell, and R. Mann. 1989. Effects of hypoxia and anoxia on survival, energy metabolism and feeding by oyster larvae (Crassostrea virginica). Biological Bulletin. 177(1): 154-166.
Mann, R. 1988. Distribution of bivalve larvae at a frontal system in the James River, Virginia. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 50(1): 29-44.
Gallager, S. M. and R. Mann. 1986. Growth and survival of larvae of Mercenaria mercenaria and Crassostrea virginica relative to broodstock conditioning and lipid content of eggs. Aquaculture. 56(2): 105-122.
Gallager, S. M., R. Mann and G. C. Sasaki. 1986. Lipids as an index of growth and viability in three species of bivalve larvae. Aquaculture. 56(2): 81-104.
Mann, R. 1986. Arctica islandica (Linne) Larvae: Active depth regulators or passive particles? American Malacological Bulletin. Special Edition No. 3: 51-57.
Gallager, S. M. and R. Mann. 1986. Individual variability in lipid content of bivalve larvae quantified by absorption photometry. Journal of Plankton Research. 8(5): 927-938.
Mann, R. 1986. Sampling of bivalve larvae. In: G. S. Jamieson and N. Bourne (Ed.). North Pacific workshop on stock assessment and management of invertebrates. Canadian Special Publication Fishery Aquatic Science. 92: 107-116.
Mann, R. and S. M. Gallager. 1985. Physiological and biochemical energetics of the larvae of Teredo navalis L. and Bankia gouldi (Bartsch) (Bivalvia Teredinidae). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 85: 211-228.
Lutz, R. A., R. Mann, J. G. Goodsell, and M. Castagna. 1982. Larval and early post-larval development of the Ocean Quahog (Arctica islandica). Journal Marine Biological Association United Kingdom. 62: 745-769.