Centro De Investigaciones Biologicas del Noroeste: Mangroves
Conservation of arid mangrove ecosystems in Baja California Sur, Mexico

Additional Readings

  • Bashan Y, Hoguin G (1997) Azospirillum-plant relationships: environmental and physiological advances (1990-1996). Can J Microbiol 43: 103-121.
  • Bashan, Y, Moreno, M and Troyo, E (2000) Growth promotion of the seawater-irrigated oilseed halophyte Salicornia bigelovii innoculated with mangrove rhizosphere bacteria and halotolerant Azospirillum spp. Biol. Fertil. Soils 31:(in press).
  • Bashan Y, Puente ME, Myrold DD, Toledo G (1998) In vitro transfer of fixed nitrogen from diazotrophic filamentous cyanobacteria to black mangrove seedlings. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 26:165-170.
  • Bell JD, Pollard DA, Burchmore JJ, Pearce BC, Middleton MJ (1984) Structure of a fish community in a temperate tidal mangrove creek in Botany Bay, New South Wales. Aust J Mar Freshwater Res 35:33-46.
  • Blaber SJM, Brewer DT, Salini JP (1989) Species composition and biomasses of fish in different habitats of a tropical northern Australian estuary: Their occurrence in the adjoining sea and estuarine dependence. Estuar Coast Shelf Sci 29:509-531 .
  • Blaber SJM, Brewer DT, Salini JP, Kerr J (1990) Biomasses, catch rates and patterns of abundance of demersal fishes, with particular reference to penaeid prawn predators, in a tropical bay in the Gulf of Carpentaria, Australia. Mar Biol 107:397-408.
  • Blaber SJM, Milton DA (1990) Species composition, community structure and zoogeography of fish of mangroves in the Solomon islands. Mar Biol 105:259-268.
  • Chansang H, Poovachiranon S, Wungboonkong C (1982) Human impact on a mangrove forest on Phuket island, Thailand. Biotrop Spec Publ 17:45-54.
  • Fleck J, Fitt WK (1999) Degrading mangrove leaves of Rhizophora mangle Linne provide a natural cue for settlement and metamorphosis of the upside down jellyfish Cassiopea xamachana. J Exp Mar Biol Ecol 234:83-93.
  • Flores-Verdugo F, Gonzalez-Farias F, Ramirez-Flores O, Amezcua-Linares F, Yañez-Arancibia A, Alvarez-Rubio M, Day JW Jr (1990) Mangrove ecology, aquatic primary productivity, and fish community dynamics in the Teacapán-Agua Brava lagoon-estuarine system (Mexican Pacific). Estuaries 13:219-230.
  • Glick BR (1995) The enhancement of plant growth by free-living bacteria. Can J Microbiol 41:109-117.
  • Harrison PJ, Snedakar SC, Ahmed SI, Azam F (1994) Primary producers of the arid climate mangrove ecosystem of the Indus river delta: an overview. Trop Ecol 35:155-184.
  • Hatcher BG, Johannes RE, Robertson AI (1989) Review of research relevant to conservation of shallow tropical marine ecosystems. Oceanog Mar Biol Annu Rev 27:337-414.
  • Holguin, G, Bashan, Y, Mendoza-Salgado, R, Amador, E, Toledo, G, Vázquez, P and Amador, A (1999). La microbiología de los manglares. Bosques en la frontera entre el mar y la tierra. Ciencia y Desarrollo No. 144:26-35.
  • Honculada-Primavera J (1993) A critical review of shrimp pond cultures in the Philippines. Annu Rev Fish Sci 1:151-201.
  • Lacerda LD, Conde JE, Bacon PR, Alarcon C, Alvarez-Leon R, D'Croz LD, Kjerfve B, Polania J, Vannucci M (1993) Ecosistemas de manglar de America Latina y el Caribe:sinopsis. In: Lacerda LD, Polania J (eds). Conservacion y aprovechamiento sostenible de bosques de manglar en las regiones America Latina y Africa. International Tropical Timber Organization and International Society for mangrove Ecosystems, Okinawa Japan, pp 1-38.
  • Morton RM (1990) Community structure, density and standing crop of fishes in a subtropical Australian mangrove area. Mar Biol 105:385-394.
  • Puente ME, Holguin G, Glick BR, and Bashan Y (1999) Root-surface colonization of black mangrove seedlings by Azospirillum halopraeferens and Azospirillum brasilense in seawater. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 29:283-292.
  • Robertson AI, Blaber SJM (1991) Plankton, epibenthos and fish communities. In: Robertson AI, Alongi DM (eds) Coastal and Estuarine studies. Tropical Mangrove ecosystems. American Geophysical Union. Washington DC pp 173-224.
  • Robertson AI, Duke NC (1987) Mangroves as nursery sites: comparisons of the abundance and species composition of fish and crustaceans in mangroves and other nearshore habitats in tropical Australia. Mar Biol 96:193-205.
  • Robertson AI, Duke NC (1990) Recruitment, growth and residence time of fish in a tropical Australian mangrove system. Est Coast Shelf Sci 31:725-745.
  • Sasekumar A, Ching CV (1987) Mangroves and prawns: further perspectives. In: Sasekumar A, Moi PS, Li CE (eds) Proceedings of the 10th annual seminar of the Malaysian Society of Marine Sciences, "Towards conserving Malaysia's marine heritage". Malaysian Soc. of Marine Sciences, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. pp 10-22.
  • Stoner AW (1986) Community structure of the demersal fish species of Laguna Joyuda, Puerto Rico. Estuaries 9:142-152.
  • Tam NFY, Wong YS (1995) Mangrove soils as sinks for wastewater-borne pollutants. Hydrobiologia 295:231-241.
  • Tam NFY, Wong YS (1996) Retention and distribution of heavy metals in mangrove soils receiving wastewater. Environmental Pollution 94:283-291.
  • Tam NFY, Wong YS (1997) Accumulation and distribution of heavy metals in a simulated mangrove system treated with sewage. Hydrobiologia 352:67-75.
  • Tam NFY, Wong YS, Lu CY, Berry R (1997) Mapping and characterization of mangrove plant communities in Hong Kong. Hydrobiologia 352:25-37
  • Thayer GW, Colby DR, Hettler WF (1987) Utilization of red mangrove prop root habitat by fish in south Florida. Mar Ecol Prog Ser 35:25-38.
  • Toledo G, Bashan Y, Soeldner A (1995) In vitro colonization and increase in nitrogen fixation of seedling roots of black mangrove inoculated by a filamentous cyanobacteria. Can J Microbiol 41:1012-1020.
  • Tomlinson PB (1986) The botany of mangroves. In: Ashton PS, Hubbel SP, Janzen DH, Raven PH, Tomlinson PB (eds) Cambridge University Press, New York.
  • Turner RE (1977) Intertidal vegetation and commercial yields of penaeid shrimp. Tr Am Fish Soc 106:411-416.
  • Twilley RR, Pozo M, Garcia VH, Rivera-Monroy VH, Zambrano R, Bodero A (1997) Litter dynamics in riverine mangrove forests in the Guayas River Estuary, Ecuador. Oecologia 111:109-122.
  • Wong YS, Tam NFY, Lan CY (1997) Mangrove wetlands as wastewater treatment facility: a field trial. Hydrobiologia 352:49-59.
  • Wong YS, Lan CY, Chen GZ, Li SH, Chen XR, Liu ZP, Tam NFY (1995) Effect of wastewater discharge on nutrient contamination of mangrove soils and plants. Hydrobiologia 295:243-254.

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