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References used for species in the Family Veneridae
( venus clams )
 
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A.A.V.V., 1993 La valutazione delle risorse demersali dei mari italiani. Atti del seminario nazionale delle unitá operative italiane svoltosi presso l'Istituto di technologia della pesca e del pescatodi Mazara del Vallo. NTR-ITPP Special Publication 2, 1-246.
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Absalão, R.S., 1991 Environmental discrimination among soft-bottom mollusc associations off Lagoa dos Patos, South Brazil. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 32(1):71-85.
Adami, M.L. and S. Gordillo, 1999 Structure and dynamics of the biota associated with Macrocystis pyrifera (Phaeophyta) from the Beagle Channel, Tierra del Fuego. Sci. Mar. 63(Suppl 1):183-191.
Adams, C.B., 1852 Catalogue of shells collected at Panama, with notes on their synonymy, station and geographical distribution. Annals of Lyceum of Natural History of New York 5:1-356.
Agudo-Padrón, A.I., 2015 Inventario sistemático revisado y actualizado de los moluscos marinos ocurrentes en el Estado de Santa Catarina, Brasil. Revista Brasileira de Gestão Ambiental e Sustentabilidade 2(2):59-75.
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Al-Yamani, F.Y., V. Skryabin, N. Boltachova, N. Revkov, M. Makarov, V. Grinstov and E. Kolesnikova, 2012 Illustrated Atlas on the Zoobenthos of Kuwait. Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research.
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Ambrose, R.F., 1984 Food preferences, prey availability, and the diet of Octopus bimaculatus Verrill. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 77:29-44.
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Argente, F.A.T. and J.S. Estacion, 2014 Effect of different harvesting practices on the dynamics of Paphia textile (Gmelin 1792) (Bivalvia: Veneridae) populations at two sites in Zamboanga del Norte, Southern Philippines. Environmental and Experimental Biology 12:113-120.
Arneri, E., C. Froglia, R. Polenta and B. Antolini, 1997 Growth of Chamelea gallina (Bivalvia: Veneridae) in the eastern Adriatic (Neretva River Estuary). Tisucu Godina Prvoga Spomena Ribarstva u Hrvata 597:669-676.
Arneri, E., G. Giannetti, B. Antolini, A. Killahidis and H. Killahidis, 1991 Age and growth of Venus verrucosa (warty venus) in the Adriatic and Aegean Sea. Final Report Contract XIV-1/Med/91/008, pp.24.
Arneri, E., G. Giannetti, R. Polenta and B. Antolini, 1995 Age and growth of Chamelea gallina (Bivalvia: Verenidae) in the central Adriatic Sea obtained by thin sections. Rapp. Comm. int. Mer Médit. 34:17.
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Barreira, C.A.R. and M.L.R. Araújo, 2005 Ciclo reprodutivo de Anomalocardia brasiliana (Gmelin, 1791) (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Veneridae) na Praia do Canto da Barra, Fortim, Ceará, Brasil. Boletim do Instituto de Pesca, São Paulo 31(1):9-20.
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Bernard, F.R., Y.Y. Cai and B. Morton, 1993 Catalogue of the living marine bivalve molluscs of China. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong. 121 p.
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Bisby, F.A., M.A. Ruggiero, K.L. Wilson, M. Cachuela-Palacio, S.W. Kimani, Y.R. Roskov, A. Soulier-Perkins and J. van Hertum, 2005 Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2005 Annual Checklist. CD-ROM; Species 2000: Reading, U.K.
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