Edit the description's bibliography (Lizard Island Field Guide)

Edit the description's bibliography


Animalia: Giant Clam (species: Tridacna gigas)

Other references

  • Alder, J. and R.D. Braley (1988). Mass mortalities of giant clams on the Great Barrier Reef (abstract only), ACIAR Monograph Series, 9: 230. LIRS catalog number 910.
  • Alder, J. and R. Braley (1989). Serious mortality in populations of giant clams on reefs surrounding Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 40: 205-213. LIRS catalog number 262.
  • Belda-Baillie, C.A., M. Sisona, V. Silvestrea, K. Villamora, V. Monjea, E.D. Gomez and B.K. Baillie (1999). Evidence for changing symbiotic algae in juvenile tridacnids, Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 241: 207-221.
  • Braley, R.D. (1984). Reproduction in the giant clams Tridacna gigas and T. derasa in situ on the north-central Great Barrier Reef, Australia, and Papua New Guinea, Coral Reefs, 3: 221-227. LIRS catalog number 135.
  • Braley, R.D. (1987). Distribution and abundance of the giant clams Tridacna gigas and T. derasa on the Great Barrier Reef, Micronesica, 20: 215-223. LIRS catalog number 261.
  • Braley, R.D. (1987). Reproduction and recruitment of giant clams and some aspects of their larval and juvenile biology, Ph.D. thesis, University of New South Wales, Sydney. LIRS catalog number 257.
  • Braley, R.D. (1987). Spatial distribution and population parameters of Tridacna gigas and T. derasa, Micronesica, 20: 225-246. LIRS catalog number 260.
  • Braley, R.D. (1988). Recruitment of the giant clams Tridacna gigas and T. derasa at four sites on the Great Barrier Reef in: Determine from the unstructured data. Determine from the unstructured data.. [Pp. 73-77 in "Giant clams in Asia and the Pacific", J.W. Copeland and J.S. Lucas (eds.), Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, Canberra: Australia] LIRS catalog number 897.
  • Braley, R.D. (1988). Reproductive condition and season of the giant clams Tridacna gigas and T. derasa utilising a gonad biopsy technique in: Giant Clams in Asia and the Pacific. ACIAR Monograph no. 9., 274 pp. Copland and J.S. Jucas, J.W. (Ed.). Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, Canberra, pp. 98-103.
  • Bruce, A.J. (2000). Biological observations on the commensal shrimp Paranchistus armatus (H. Milne Edwards) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Pontoniinae), The Beagle, December 2000: 91-96.
  • Cabaitan, P.C., E.D. Gomez and P.M. Aliño. (2008). Effects of coral transplantation and giant clam restocking on the structure of fish communities on degraded patch reefs, Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 357: 85-98.
  • Clarke, P.J., T. Komatsu, J.D. Bell, F. Lasi, C.P. Oengpepa and J. Leqata (2003). Combined culture of Trochus niloticus and giant clams (Tridacnidae): benefits for restocking and farming, Aquaculture, 215: 123-144.
  • Crawford, C.M., R.D. Braley and W.J. Nash (1988). Interspecific growth rates of cultured giant clams on the Great Barrier Reef in: Determine from the unstructured data. Determine from the unstructured data.. [pp. 193-196 in "Giant Clams in Asia and the Pacific", ACIAR Monograph Series, vol 98] LIRS catalog number 902.
  • Griffiths, D.J., H. Windsor and T. Luong-Van (1992). Iridophores in the mantle of Giant Clams, Australian Journal of Zoology, 40: 319.
  • Hirose, E., K. Iwai and T. Maruyama (2006). Establishment of the photosymbiosis in the early ontogeny of three giant clams, Marine Biology, 148: 551-558.
  • Leggat, W., B.H. Buck, A. Grice and D. Yellowlees (2003). The impact of bleaching on the metabolic contribution of dinoflagellate symbionts to their giant clam host, Plant, Cell and Environment, 26: 1951-1961.
  • Neo, M.L., C.C.C. Wabnitz, R.D. Braley, G.A. Heslinga, C. Fauvelot, S. Van Wynsberge, S. Andrefouet, C. Waters, A. Shau-Hwai Tan, E.D. Gomez, M.J. Costello and P.A. Todd (2017). Giant clams (Bivalvia: Cardiidae: Tridacninae): A comprehensive update of species and their distribution, current threats and conservation status. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, 55: 87-388. LIRS catalog number 2222.
  • Norton, J.H., M.A. Shepherd, H.M. Long and W.K. Fitt (1992). The zooxanthellal tubular system in the Giant Clam, Biological Bulletin, 183: 503-506.
  • Schneider, J.A. and D. O'Foighil (1999). Phylogeny of giant clams (Cardiidae: Tridacninae) based on partial mitochondrial 16S rDNA gene sequences, Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 13(1): 59-66.
  • Watanabea, A.S.T., H. Kawahatab, H. Kanc and S. Ogawa (2004). A 60-year isotopic record from a mid-Holocene fossil giant clam (Tridacna gigas) in the Ryukyu Islands: physiological and paleoclimatic implications. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 212 (2004) 343– 354. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 212: 343-354.