Molluscan Ecology - Peer Reviewed Journal Articles & Books in Chronological Order

Authors Year Title/Journal
Cronin K.E., S.E. Walker, R. Mann; A.S. Chute, M.C. Long; S.S. Bowser 2020

Growth and longevity of the Antarctic scallop Adamussium colbecki, an ecosystem engineer, under annual and multi-annual sea ice.  Antarctic Science. 32 (6) 466-475.  https://doi.org/10.1017/S0954102020000322] 

Mann R., E.N. Powell, D.M. Munroe. 2020

The Case of the “Missing” Arctic Bivalves and the Walrus, the Biggest [Ignored] Clam Fishery on the Planet. Journal of Shellfish Research. 39(3):1-9. https://doi.org/10.2983/035.039.0301 

Powell E.N., R, Mann, M. C. Long, J. R. Timbs, K. M.  Kuykendall. 2020

The conundrum of biont-free substrates on a high-energy continental shelf: Burial and scour on Nantucket Shoals, Great South Channel. Estuarine Coastal Shelf Science. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2020.107089 

Powell E.N., J. M. Trumble, R, Mann, M. C. Long, S. M. Pace, J. R. Timbs, K. M.  Kuykendall. 2020

Growth and Longevity in Surfclams East of Nantucket: Range Expansion in Response to the Post-2000 Warming of the North Atlantic. Continental Shelf Research. 195:104059.

Powell E.N., R. Mann, K.M. Kuykendall, M.C. Long, J. R. Timbs J.R. 2019

The intermingling of benthic macroinvertebrate communities during a period of shifting range: The “East of Nantucket” Atlantic Surfclam Survey and the existence of transient multiple stable states. Mar Ecol. 2019;e12546. https://doi.org/10.1111/maec.12546

Pace S.M., E. N. Powell, R. Mann, M. C. Long 2017

Comparison of age−frequency distributions for ocean quahogs Arctica islandica on the western Atlantic US continental shelf.  Mar Ecol.  Prog. Ser.585: 81–98, 2017. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12384

Powell E. N., R. Mann, K. M. Kuykendall, M. C. Long.
2017

Can we estimate molluscan abundance and biomass on the continental shelf? Estuarine Coastal Shelf Science. 198:231-224

Southworth, M., M. C. Long and R. Mann
2017

 Oyster (Crassostrea virginica [Gmelin, 1791]) Mortality at Prolonged Exposures to High Temperature and Low Salinity. Journal of Shellfish Research, 36(2):335-340. National Shellfisheries Association. https://doi.org/10.2983/035.036.0205 URL: http://www.bioone.org/doi/full/10.2983/035.036.0205

Pace, S.M., E.N. Powell, R. Mann, M.C. Long and J.M. Klinck
2017

Development of an Age—Frequency Distribution for Ocean Quahogs (Arctica islandica) on Georges Bank. Journal of Shellfish Research, 36(1):41-53.  National Shellfisheries Association. https://doi.org/10.2983/035.036.0106 URL: http://www.bioone.org/doi/full/10.2983/035.036.0106

Harding, J.M., E.N. Powell, Mann, R., Southworth, M.J.
2013
Variations in eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) sex-ratios from three Virginia estuaries: protandry, growth and demographics. Journal of Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 93(2): 519-531.

Harding, J.M., Southworth, M., Mann, R., & Wesson, J.A.

2012
Comparison of Crassostrea virginica Gmelin (Eastern Oyster) recruitment on constructed reefs and adjacent natural oyster bars over decadel time scales. Northeastern Naturalist. 19(4):627-646.

Harding, J.M., Mann, R., Southworth, M., & Wesson, J.A.

2010
Management of the Piankatank River, Virginia in support of oyster (Crassostrea virginica, Gmelin 1791) fishery repletion. Journal of Shellfish Research. 29(4): 1-22.

Harding, J.M., Southworth, M.J., & Mann, R.

2010
Observations of blue crabs (Callinectes sapidus, Rathbun, 1896) on Shell Bar oyster reef, Great Wicomico River, Virginia, USA. Journal of Shellfish Research.Vol. 29, No. 4, 995–1004.

Harding, J.M., Spero, H.J., Mann, R., Herbert, G.S., & Sliko, J.L.

2010
Reconstructing early 17th century estuarine drought conditions from Jamestown oysters. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. 107(23):10549-10554.

Southworth, M., Harding, J.M., Wesson, J.A. & Mann, R.

2010
Oyster (Crassostrea virginica; Gmelin 1791) population dynamics on public reefs in the Great Wicomico River, Virginia, USA. Journal of Shellfish Research. 29(2):271-290.

Harding, J.M. & R. Mann

2010

Observations of distribution, size, and sex ratio of mature blue crabs Callinectes sapidus Rathbun 1896 from a Chesapeake Bay tributary in relation to oyster habitat and environmental factors. Bulletin of Marine Science. 86(1):75-91.

Mann, R., Harding, J.M., & Southworth, M.J.

2009
Reconstructing pre-colonial oyster demographics in Chesapeake Bay, USA. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 85(2009):217-222.

Harding, J.M., Mann, R., Moeller, P. & Hsia, M.

2009
Mortality of the veined rapa whelk, Rapana venosa, in relation to a bloom of Alexandrium monilatum in the York River, United States. Journal of Shellfish Research. 28(2): 363-367. 

Mann, R., Southworth, M., Harding, J.M. & Wesson, J.A.

2009
Population studies of the native oyster, Crassostrea virginica, (Gmelin, 1791) in the James River, Virginia, USA. Journal of Shellfish Research. 28(2): 193-220. 

Harding, J.M., Gera, S.M. & Mann, R.

2008
Radula morphology in veined rapa whelks, Rapana venosa (Valenciennes, 1846)(Gastropoda: Muricidae) from Chesapeake Bay, USA. The Nautilus. 122(4):217-227. 

Harding, J.M., Mann, R. & Southworth, M.J.

2008
Shell length-at-age relationships in James River, Virginia oysters (Crassostrea virginica) collected four centuries apart. Journal of Shellfish Research. 27(5): 1109-1116. 

Harding, J.M., Mann, R. & C. Kilduff

2008
Influence of environmental factors and female size on reproductive output in an invasive temperate marine gastropod Rapana venosa (Muricidae). Marine Biology. 155(6): 571-581.

Harding, J.M., King, S., Powell, E., & R. Mann

2008
Decadal trends in age structure and recruitment patterns of ocean quahogs, Arctica islandica, from the Mid-Atlantic Bight in relation to water temperature. Journal of Shellfish Research. 27(4): 667-690.

Mann, R. & E. Powell

2007

Harding, J.M.

2007
Comparison of growth rates between diploid DEBY eastern oysters (Crassostrea virginica, Gmelin 1791), triploid eastern oysters, and triploid Suminoe (C. ariakensis, Fugita 1913). Journal of Shellfish Research. 26(4): 961-972. 
Harding, J.M., Kingsley-Smith, P., Savini, D., & R. Mann
2007
Comparison of predation signatures left by Atlantic oyster drills (Urosalpinx cinerea Say, Muricidae) and veined rapa whelks (Rapana venosa Valenciennes, Muricidae) in bivalve prey. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 352(2007): 1-11.
Harding, J.M. & M.G. Haraseywch
2007
Two modern records of Stramonita haemastoma floridana in Chesapeake Bay, USA. The Nautilus. 121(3):146-158. 
Harding, J.M., Mann, R. & C. W. Kilduff
2007
The effects of female size on fecundity in a large marine gastropod Rapana venosa (Muricidae). Journal of Shellfish Research. 26(1): 33-42. 

Harding, J.M.

2007
Northern quahog Mercenaria mercenaria age at length relationships and growth patterns in the York River, Virginia 1954 to 1970. Journal of Shellfish Research. 26(1): 101-107.

Harding, J.M.

2006
Growth and development of veined rapa whelk Rapana venosa veligers. Journal of Shellfish Research. 25(3):941-946. 
Mann, R., Harding, J.M. & E. Westcott.
2006
Occurrence of imposex and seasonal patterns of gametogenesis in the invading veined rapa whelk Rapana venosa (Valenciennes, 1846) from Chesapeake Bay, USA. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 310:129-138.
Harding, J.M. & R. Mann
2006
Age and growth of wild suminoe (Crassostrea ariakensis, Fugita 1913) and Pacific (C. gigas, Thunberg 1793) oysters from Laizhou Bay, China. Journal of Shellfish Research. 25(1): 73-82. 

Harding, J.M. & R. Mann

2005
Veined rapa whelk Rapana venosa range extensions in the Virginia waters of Chesapeake Bay, USA. Journal of Shellfish Research. 24(2): 381-385.

Powell, E. & R. Mann

2005
Evidence of recent recruitment in the ocean quahog Arctica islandica in the Mid-Atlantic bight. Journal of Shellfish Research. 24(2): 517-530.

Mann, R., Harding, J.M., Southworth, M.J. & J. Wesson

2005
Northern quahog (hard clam) Mercenaria mercenaria abundance and habitat use in Chesapeake Bay. Journal of Shellfish Research. 24(2):509-516.

Mann, R. & D. Evans

2004
Site selection for oyster habitat rehabilitation in the Virginia portion of the Chesapeake Bay: A commentary. Journal of Shellfish Research. 23(1): 41-49.

Mann, R., Southworth, M.J., Harding, J.M. & J. Wesson

2004
A comparison of dredge and patent tongs for estimation of oyster populations. Journal of Shellfish Research. 23(2): 387-390.

Southworth, M.J. & R. Mann

2004
Decadal scale changes in seasonal patterns of oyster recruitment in the Virginia subestuaries of the Chesapeake Bay. Journal of Shellfish Research. 23(2): 391-402.

Baker, P.K. & R. Mann

2003
Late stage bivalve larvae in a well-mixed estuary are not inert particles. Estuaries. 26(4A): 837-845.

Harding, J.M.

2003
Predation by blue crabs, Callinectes sapidus, on rapa whelks, Rapana venosa: possible natural controls for an invasive species? Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 297(2): 161-177.

Mann, R. & J.M. Harding

2003
Salinity tolerance 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.

Harding, J.M. & R. Mann

2003
Influence of habitat on diet and distribution of striped bass (Morone saxatilis) in a temperate estuary. Bulletin of Marine Science. 72(3): 841-851.
Bartol, I.K., Mann, R., & M. Vecchione 2002 Distribution of the euryhaline squid Lolliguncula brevis in the Chesapeake Bay: effects of selected abiotic factors. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 226:235-247.

Savini, D., J. M. Harding, & R. Mann

2002
Rapa whelk Rapana venosa (Valenciennes, 1846) predation rates on hard clams Mercenaria mercenaria (Linnaeus, 1758). Journal of Shellfish Research. 21(2). 777-779.

Harding, J.M. & R. Mann

2001
Oyster reefs as fish habitat: Opportunistic use of restored reefs by transient fishes. Journal of Shellfish Research. 20(3):951-959.

Harding, J.M. & R. Mann

2001
Diet and habitat use by bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix, in a Chesapeake Bay estuary. Environmental Biology of Fishes. 60:401-409.

Harding, J.M.

2001
Temporal variation and patchiness of zooplankton around a restored oyster reef. Estuaries. 24(3): 453-466.

Bartol, I.K., M. Patterson, & R. Mann

2001
Swimming mechanics and behavior of the shallow-water brief squid Lolliguncula brevis. Journal of Experimental Biology. 204: 3655-3682.

Mann, R.

2001
Restoration of the oyster resource in Chesapeake Bay. Bull. Aquaculture Assoc. Canada. 101(1): 38-42.

Bartol, I.K., R. Mann, & M. Patterson

2001
Aerobic respiratory costs of swimming in the negatively buoyant brief squid Lolliguncula brevis. Journal of Experimental Biology. 204:3639-3653.

Bartol, I.K.

2001
Role of aerobic and anaerobic circular mantle muscle fibers in swimming squid: electromyography. Biological Bulletin. 200:59-66.

Harding, J.M. & R. Mann

2000
Estimates of naked goby (Gobiosoma bosc), striped blenny (Chasmodes bosquianus) and eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) larval production around a restored Chesapeake Bay oyster reef. Bulletin of Marine Science 66(1):29-45.

Mann, R. & J.M. Harding

2000
Invasion of the North American Atlantic coast by a large predatory Asian mollusc. Biological Invasions. 2:7-22.

Mann, R.

2000
Restoring the oyster reef communities in Chesapeake Bay: a commentary. Journal of Shellfish Research 19(1): 335-339.

Bartol, I.K. & R. Mann

1999
Small-scale patterns of recruitment on a constructed intertidal reef: the role of spatial refugia. p. 159-170. In: (eds.) M. Luckenbach, R. Mann, and J. Wesson. Virginia Institute of Marine Science Press, Gloucester Point, Virginia 23062.

Harding, J.M. & R. Mann

1999
Observations on the biology of the veined rapa whelk, Rapana venosa (Valenciennes, 1846) in the Chesapeake Bay. Journal of Shellfish Research. 18(1): 9-17.

Harding, J. M. & R. Mann

1999
Fish species richness in relation to restored oyster reefs, Piankatank River, Virginia. Bulletin of Marine Science 65(1): 289-300.

Wesson, J., Mann, R, & M. Luckenbach.

1999
Oyster restoration efforts in Virginia. p. 117-129. In: (eds.) M. Luckenbach, R. Mann, and J. Wesson. Virginia Institute of Marine Science Press, Gloucester Point, Virginia 23062.

Luckenbach, M., R. Mann, & J.A. Wesson. (editors)

1999
Oyster reef habitat restoration. A synopsis and synthesis of approaches. Virginia Institute of Marine Science Press. Gloucester Point, VA.

Bartol, I.K. and R. Mann

1999
Growth and mortality of oysters (Crassostrea virginica) on constructed intertidal reefs: effects of tidal height and substrate level. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 237:157-187.

Harding, J. M.

1999
Selective feeding behavior of larval naked gobies (Gobiosoma bosc) and blennies (Chasmodes bosquianus and Hypsoblennius hentzi): preferences for bivalve veligers. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 179: 145 -153.

Baker, P.K. & R. Mann

1998
Response of settling oyster larvae, Crassostrea virginica, to specific portions of the visible light spectrum. Journal of Shellfish Research. 17(4): 1081-1084.

Mann, R. & D. Evans

1998
Estimation of oyster, Crassostrea virginica, standing stock, larval production, and advective loss in relation to observed recruitment in the James River, Virginia. Journal of Shellfish Research. 17: 239-253.

Southworth, M.J. & R. Mann

1998
Oyster reef broodstock enhancement in the Great Wicomico River, Virginia. Journal of Shellfish Research. 17(4):1101-1114.

Bartol, I. & R. Mann

1997
Small - scale settlement patterns of the oyster Crassostrea virginica on a constructed intertidal reef. Bull. Mar. Sci. 61: 881-897.

Baker, P.K. & R. Mann

1997
The postlarval phase of bivalve mollusks: A review of functional ecology and new records of postlarval drifting of Chesapeake Bay bivalves. Bulletin of Marine Science 61(2): 409-430.

Baker, P.K.

1997
Settlement site selection by oyster larvae, Crassostrea virginica: evidence for geotaxis. Journal of Shellfish Research. 16:125-128.
Carlton, J.T. and R. Mann 1996 Movements and introductions of the American oysters. pp 691-706. 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. 743 p.
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. 743 p.

Roegner, G.C. & R. Mann

1995
Early recruitment and growth of the American oyster, Crassostrea virginica (Bivalvia:Ostreidae) with respect to tidal zonation and season. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 117:91-101.

Mann, R., J. Rainer, & R. Morales-Alamo

1994
Reproductive activity of oysters, Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) in the James River Virginia, during 1987-88. Journal of Shellfish Research. 13(1): 157-164.

Baker, P.K.

1994
Competency to settle in oyster larvae, Crassostrea virginica: wild vs. hatchery-reared larvae. Aquaculture. 122:161-169.

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. & 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.

Cox, C. & R. Mann

1992
Temporal and spatial changes in fecundity of Eastern oysters, Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) in the lower James River, Virginia, U.S.A. Journal of Shellfish Research. 11(1):49-54.

Baker, S. & R. Mann

1992
Effects of hypoxia and anoxia on larval settlement, juvenile growth, and juvenile survival of the oyster Crassostrea virginica. Biological Bulletin. 182: 265-269.
Rainer, J.S. & R. Mann
1992
A comparison of methods for calculating condition index in eastern oysters, Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791). Journal of Shellfish Research. 11(1): 55-58.
Rosenfield, A. and R. Mann
1992 Dispersal of living organisms into aquatic systems. Maryland Sea Grant, College Press, UM-SG-TS-92-01. 436 p.

Roegner, G.C. & R. Mann

1991
Hard clam. pp. 5.1-5.17. In: Funderburk, S., J. Mihursky, S. Jordan, and D. Riley (eds.) Habitat requirements for Chesapeake Bay Living Resources, 2nd edition. Living Resources Subcommittee, Chesapeake Bay Program. Annapolis, MD.
Mann, R., E. Burreson, & P.K. Baker
1991
The decline of the Virginia oyster fishery in Chesapeake Bay: considerations for introduction of a non-endemic species, Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg). Journal of Shellfish Research. 10(2):379-388.
Mann, R., B. Campos, & M. Luckenbach
1991
Swimming rate and responses of larvae of three mactrid bivalves to salinity discontinuities. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 68:257-269.

Roegner, G.C.

1991
Temporal analysis of the relationship between settlement and early recruitment in the oyster Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 151:57-69.

Mann, R. & J.S. Ranier

1990
Effect of decreasing oxygen tension on swimming rate of Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) larvae. Journal of Shellfish Research. 9(2): 323-327.

Roegner, G.C. & R. Mann

1990
Settlement patterns of Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) in relation to tidal zonation. Journal of Shellfish Research. 9(2):341-346.

Rheinhardt, R. & R. Mann

1990
Development of epibenthic fouling communities on a natural oyster bed in the James River, Virginia. Biofouling. 2: 13-25.
Eggleston, D.
1990
Foraging behavior of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, on juvenile oysters, Crassostrea virginica: effects of prey density and size. Bull. Mar. Sci. 46:62-82.
Morales-Alamo, R. & R. Mann
1989
Anatomical features in histological sections of Crassostrea virginica as an aid in measurements of gonad area for reproductive assessment. Journal of Shellfish Research. 8(1): 71-82.
Widdows, J., R.I.E. Newell and R. Mann
1989 Effects of hypoxia on survival, energy metabolism and feeding by oyster larvae (Crassostrea virginica). Biological Bulletin. 177(1): 154-166.
Mann, R.
1988 Field studies of bivalve larvae and their recruitment to the benthos: A commentary. Journal of Shellfish Research. 7(1): 7-10.

Mann, R.

1988
Distribution of bivalve larvae at a frontal system in the James River, Virgiina. Marine Ecology Progress Series 50: 29 - 44.
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.
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. 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 Arctica islandica (Linne) larvae: Active depth regulators or passive particles? American Malacological Bulletin. Special Edition No. 3: 51-57.
Mann, R.
1986 Sampling of bivalve larvae. In: G.S. Jamiesone and N. Bourne (Eds.). North Pacific workshop on stock assessment and management of invertebrates. Canadian Special Publication Fishery Aquatic Science. 92: 107-116.
Mann, R.
1985 Seasonal changes in the depth distribution of bivalve larvae on the Southern New England Shelf. Journal of Shellfish Research. 5(2): 57-64.
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.

Mann, R. and C. Wolf

1985
Swimming behavior of larvae of the ocean quahog Arctica islandica in response to pressure and temperature. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 13:211-218.
Mann, R. 1984 The role of introduced bivalve mollusc species in mariculture. Journal of the World Mariculture Society. 14: 546-549.

Mann, R.

1982
The seasonal cycle of gonadal development in Arctica islandica from the southern New England shelf. Fishery Bulletin, U.S. 80(2):315-326.
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 of Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 62: 745-769.
Lutz, R.A., J. Goodsell, M. Castagna, S. Chapman, C. Newell, H. Hidu, R. Mann, D. Jabolonski, V. Kennedy, S. Siddall, R. Goldberg, H. Beattie, C. Falmagne, A. Chestnut and A. Partridge 1982 Preliminary observations on the usefulness of hinge structure on identification of bivalve larvae. Journal of Shellfish Research. 2(1): 65-70.

Lutz, R., Goodsell, J., Mann, R., & M. Castagna

1981

Experimental culture of the ocean quahog (Arctica islandica). Journal of the World Mariculture Society. 12(1):196-205.

Mann, R.
1979 Exotic species in aquaculture. The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. 363 p.
Authors Year Title/Journal
Baker, P.K. 1994 Competency to settle in oyster larvae, Crassostrea virginica: wild vs. hatchery-reared larvae. Aquaculture. 122:161-169. 
Baker, P.K. 1997 Settlement site selection by oyster larvae, Crassostrea virginica: evidence for geotaxis. Journal of Shellfish Research. 16:125-128.
Baker, P.K. & R. Mann 1999 Response of settling oyster larvae, Crassostrea virginica, to specific portions of the visible light spectrum. Journal of Shellfish Research. 17(4): 1081-1084.
Baker, P.K. & R. Mann 1997 The postlarval phase of bivalve mollusks: A review of functional ecology and new records of postlarval drifting of Chesapeake Bay bivalves. Bull. Mar. Sci. 61(2): 409-430.
Baker, P.K. & R. Mann 2003 Late stage bivalve larvae in a well-mixed estuary are not inert particles. Estuaries. 26(4A): 837-845.
Baker, S. & R. Mann 1992 Effects of hypoxia and anoxia on larval settlement, juvenile growth, and juvenile survival of the oyster Crassostrea virginica. Biological Bulletin. 182: 265-269.
Baker, S. & 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.
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.
Bartol, I. & R. Mann 1997 Small - scale settlement patterns of the oyster Crassostrea virginica on a constructed intertidal reef. Bull. Mar. Sci. 61: 881-897.
Bartol, I.K. and R. Mann 1999 Growth and mortality of oysters (Crassostrea virginica) on constructed intertidal reefs: effects of tidal height and substrate level. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 237:157-187. 
Bartol, I.K. & R. Mann 1999 Small-scale patterns of recruitment on a constructed intertidal reef: the role of spatial refugia. p. 159-170. In: (eds.) M. Luckenbach, R. Mann, and J. Wesson. Virginia Institute of Marine Science Press, Gloucester Point, Virginia 23062. 
Bartol, I.K. 2001 Role of aerobic and anaerobic circular mantle muscle fibers in swimming squid: electromyography. Biological Bulletin. 200:59-66.
Bartol, I.K., R. Mann, & M. Patterson 2001 Aerobic respiratory costs of swimming in the negatively buoyant brief squid Lolliguncula brevis. Journal of Experimental Biology. 204:3639-3653.
Bartol, I.K., M. Patterson, & R. Mann 2001 Swimming mechanics and behavior of the shallow-water brief squid Lolliguncula brevis. Journal of Experimental Biology. 204: 3655-3682.
Bartol, I.K., Mann, R., & M. Vecchione 2001 Distribution of the euryhaline squid Lolliguncula brevis in the Chesapeake Bay: Effects of selected abiotic factors. Marine Ecology Progress Series. In press.
Cox, C. & R. Mann 1992 Temporal and spatial changes in fecundity of Eastern oysters, Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) in the lower James River, Virginia, U.S.A. Journal of Shellfish Research. 11(1):49-54.
Eggleston, D. 1990 Foraging behavior of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, on juvenile oysters, Crassostrea virginica: effects of prey density and size. Bull. Mar. Sci. 46:62-82.
Harding, J. M.  1999 Selective feeding behavior of larval naked gobies (Gobiosoma bosc) and blennies (Chasmodes bosquianus and Hypsoblennius hentzi): preferences for bivalve veligers. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 179: 145 -153.
Harding, J.M. 2001 Temporal variation and patchiness of zooplankton around a restored oyster reef. Estuaries. 24(3): 453-466.
Harding, J.M. 2003 Predation by blue crabs, Callinectes sapidus, on rapa whelks, Rapana venosa: possible natural controls for an invasive species? Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 297(2): 161-177.
Harding, J.M. 2006 Growth and development of veined rapa whelk Rapana venosa veligers. Journal of Shellfish Research. 25(3):941-946. PDF file. 
Harding, J.M. 2007 Northern quahog Mercenaria mercenaria age at length relationships and growth patterns in the York River, Virginia 1954 to 1970. Journal of Shellfish Research. 26(1): 101-107. PDF file. 
Harding, J.M. 2007 Comparison of growth rates between diploid DEBY eastern oysters (Crassostrea virginica, Gmelin 1791), triploid eastern oysters, and triploid Suminoe (C. ariakensis, Fugita 1913). Journal of Shellfish Research. 26(4): 961-972. PDF file. 
Harding, J.M., Gera, S.M. & Mann, R.  2008 Radula morphology in veined rapa whelks, Rapana venosa (Valenciennes, 1846)(Gastropoda: Muricidae) from Chesapeake Bay, USA. The Nautilus. 122(4):217-227. PDF file. 
  2007 Two modern records of Stramonita haemastoma floridana in Chesapeake Bay, USA. 121(3):146-158. PDF file. 
Harding, J.M. & M.G. Haraseywch
Harding, J.M., King, S., Powell, E., & R. Mann  2008 Decadal trends in age structure and recruitment patterns of ocean quahogs, Arctica islandica, from the Mid-Atlantic Bight in relation to water temperature. Journal of Shellfish Research. 27(4): 667-690. 
  2007 Comparison of predation signatures left by Atlantic oyster drills (Urosalpinx cinerea Say, Muricidae) and veined rapa whelks (Rapana venosa Valenciennes, Muricidae) in bivalve prey. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 352(2007): 1-11. 
Harding, J.M., Kingsley-Smith, P., Savini, D., & R. Mann 
Harding, J. M. & R. Mann 1999 Fish species richness in relation to restored oyster reefs, Piankatank River, Virginia. Bulletin of Marine Science 65(1): 289-300.
Harding, J.M. & R. Mann 1999 Observations on the biology of the veined rapa whelk, Rapana venosa (Valenciennes, 1846) in the Chesapeake Bay. Journal of Shellfish Research. 18(1): 9-17.
Harding, J.M. & R. Mann 2000 Estimates of naked goby (Gobiosoma bosc), striped blenny (Chasmodes bosquianus) and eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) larval production around a restored Chesapeake Bay oyster reef. Bull. Mar. Sci. 66(1):29-45.
Harding, J.M. & R. Mann 2001 Oyster reefs as fish habitat: Opportunistic use of restored reefs by transient fishes. Journal of Shellfish Research. 20(3):951-959.
Harding, J.M. & R. Mann 2001 Diet and habitat use by bluefish, Pomatomus saltatrix, in a Chesapeake Bay estuary. Env. Biol. Fishes. 60:401-409.
Harding, J.M. & R. Mann 2003 Influence of habitat on diet and distribution of striped bass (Morone saxatilis) in a temperate estuary. Bulletin of Marine Science. 72(3): 841-851.
Harding, J.M. & R. Mann  2005 Veined rapa whelk Rapana venosa range extensions in the Virginia waters of Chesapeake Bay, USA. Journal of Shellfish Research. 24(2): 381-385. 
Harding, J.M. & R. Mann  2006 Age and growth of wild Suminoe (Crassostrea ariakensis, Fugita 1913) and Pacific (C. gigas, Thunberg 1793) oysters from Laizhou Bay, China. Journal of Shellfish Research. 25(1): 73-82. PDF file. 
Harding, J.M. & R. Mann  2010 Observations of distribution, size, and sex ratio of mature blue crabs Callinectes sapidus Rathbun 1896 from a Chesapeake Bay tributary in relation to oyster habitat and environmental factors. Bulletin of Marine Science. 86(1):75-91. 
Harding, J.M., Mann, R. & C. W. Kilduff  2007 The effects of female size on fecundity in a large marine gastropod Rapana venosa (Muricidae). Journal of Shellfish Research. 26(1): 33-42. PDF file. 
Harding, J.M., Mann, R. & C. Kilduff  2008 Influence of environmental factors and female size on reproductive output in an invasive temperate marine gastropod Rapana venosa (Muricidae). Marine Biology. 155(6): 571-581.
Harding, J.M., Mann, R. & Southworth, M.J. 2008 Shell length-at-age relationships in James River, Virginia oysters (Crassostrea virginica) collected four centuries apart. Journal of Shellfish Research. 27(5): 1109-1116. PDF file. 
Harding, J.M., Mann, R, Southworth, M.J., & Wesson, J.A.  2010 Management of the Piankatank River, Virginia in support of oyster (Crassostrea virginica, Gmelin 1791) fishery repletion. Journal of Shellfish Research. In press. 
Harding, J.M., Mann, R., Moeller, P. & Hsia, M.  2009 Mortality of the veined rapa whelk, Rapana venosa, in relation to a bloom of Alexandrium monilatum in the York River, United States. Journal of Shellfish Research. 28(2): 363-368. PDF file. 
Harding, J.M., Southworth, M.J., & Mann, R.  2010 Observations of blue crabs (Callinectes sapidus, Rathbun, 1896) on Shell Bar oyster reef, Great Wicomico River, Virginia, USA. Journal of Shellfish Research. In press. 
Harding, J.M., Spero, H.J., Mann, R., Herbert, G.S., & Sliko, J.L.  2010 Reconstructing early 17th century estuarine drought conditions from Jamestown oysters. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. 107(23):10549-10554.
Luckenbach, M., R. Mann, & J.A. Wesson. (editors) 1999 Oyster reef habitat restoration. A synopsis and synthesis of approaches. Virginia Institute of Marine Science Press. Gloucester Point, VA.
Lutz, R., Goodsell, J., Mann, R., & M. Castagna  1981 Experimental culture of the ocean quahog (Arctica islandica). J. World Maricul. Soc. 12(1):196-205.
Mann, R. 1982 The seasonal cycle of gonadal development in Arctica islandica from the southern New England shelf. Fishery Bulletin, U.S. 80(2):315-326. 
Mann, R. 1988 Distribution of bivalve larvae at a frontal system in the James River, Virgiina. Marine Ecology Progress Series 50: 29 - 44.
Mann, R.  2000 Restoring the oyster reef communities in Chesapeake Bay: a commentary. Journal of Shellfish Res. 19(1): 335-339.
Mann, R. 2001 Restoration of the oyster resource in Chesapeake Bay. Bull. Aquaculture Assoc. Canada. 101(1): 38-42.
Mann, R. & C. Wolf 1985 Swimming behavior of larvae of the ocean quahog Arctica islandica in response to pressure and temperature. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 13:211-218. 
Mann, R., B. Campos, & M. Luckenbach 1991 Swimming rate and responses of larvae of three mactrid bivalves to salinity discontinuities. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 68:257-269.
Mann, R., J. Rainer, & R. Morales-Alamo 1994 Reproductive activity of oysters, Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) in the James River Virginia, during 1987-88. Journal of Shellfish Research. 13(1): 157-164.
Mann, R. & J.M. Harding 2000 Invasion of the North American Atlantic coast by a large predatory Asian mollusc. Biological Invasions. 2:7-22.
Mann, R. & J.M. Harding 2003 Salinity tolerance 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.
Mann, R., Harding, J.M., & Southworth, M.J.  2009 Reconstructing pre-colonial oyster demographics in Chesapeake Bay, USA. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 85(2009):217-222. 
Mann, R. & D. Evans 2004 Site selection for oyster habitat rehabilitation in the Virginia portion of the Chesapeake Bay: A commentary. Journal of Shellfish Research. 23(1): 41-49.
Mann, R., Harding, J.M., Southworth, M.J. & J. Wesson 2005 Northern quahog (hard clam) Mercenaria mercenaria abundance and habitat use in Chesapeake Bay. Journal of Shellfish Research. 24(2):509-516. 
Mann, R., Harding, J.M. & E. Westcott. 2006 Occurrence of imposex and seasonal patterns of gametogenesis in the invading veined rapa whelk Rapana venosa (Valenciennes, 1846) from Chesapeake Bay, USA. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 310:129-138. PDF file 
Mann, R. & E. Powell  2007 Why oyster restoration goals in the Chesapeake Bay are not and probably cannot be achieved. Journal of Shellfish Research. 26(4): 905-917. PDF file
Mann, R., Southworth, M.J., Harding, J.M. & Wesson, J.A. 2009 Population studies of the native oyster, Crassostrea virginica, (Gmelin, 1791) in the James River, Virginia, USA. Journal of Shellfish Research. 28(2): 193-220. PDF file.
Morales-Alamo, R. & R. Mann 1989 Anatomical features in histological sections of Crassostrea virginica as an aid in measurements of gonad area for reproductive assessment. Journal of Shellfish Research. 8(1): 71-82.
Powell, E. & R. Mann 2005 Evidence of recent recruitment in the ocean quahog Arctica islandica in the Mid-Atlantic bight. Journal of Shellfish Research. 24(2): 517-530. 
Rainer, J.S. & R. Mann 1992 A comparison of methods for calculating condition index in eastern oysters, Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791). Journal of Shellfish Research. 11(1): 55-58.
Rheinhardt, R. & R. Mann 1990 Development of epibenthic fouling communities on a natural oyster bed in the James River, Virginia. Biofouling. 2: 13-25.
Roegner, G.C. 1991 Temporal analysis of the relationship between settlement and early recruitment in the oyster Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin). Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 151:57-69.
Roegner, G.C. & R. Mann 1990 Settlement patterns of Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791) in relation to tidal zonation. Journal of Shellfish Research. 9(2):341-346.
Roegner, G.C. & R. Mann 1991 Hard clam. pp. 5.1-5.17. In: Funderburk, S., J. Mihursky, S. Jordan, and D. Riley (eds.) Habitat requirements for Chesapeake Bay Living Resources, 2nd edition. Living Resources Subcommittee, Chesapeake Bay Program. Annapolis, MD.
Roegner, G.C. & R. Mann 1995 Early recruitment and growth of the American oyster, Crassostrea virginica (Bivalvia:Ostreidae) with respect to tidal zonation and season. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 117:91-101.
Savini, D., J. M. Harding, & R. Mann 2002 Rapa whelk Rapana venosa (Valenciennes, 1846) predation rates on hard clams Mercenaria mercenaria (Linnaeus, 1758). Journal of Shellfish Research. 21(2). 777-779.
Southworth, M.J. & R. Mann 1998 Oyster reef broodstock enhancement in the Great Wicomico River, Virginia. Journal of Shellfish Research. 17(4):1101-1114.
Southworth, M.J. & R. Mann 2004 Decadal scale changes in seasonal patterns of oyster recruitment in the Virginia subestuaries of the Chesapeake Bay. Journal of Shellfish Research. 23(2): 391-402.
Southworth, M.J, Harding, J.M., Wesson, J.A. & Mann, R.  2010 Oyster (Crassostrea virginica; Gmelin 1791) population dynamics on public reefs in the Great Wicomico River, Virginia, USA. Journal of Shellfish Research. 29(2):271-290.
Wesson, J., Mann, R, & M. Luckenbach.  1999 Oyster restoration efforts in Virginia. p. 117-129. In: (eds.) M. Luckenbach, R. Mann, and J. Wesson. Virginia Institute of Marine Science Press, Gloucester Point, Virginia 23062.