Diseases of Mollusca : Bivalvia.
In: Diseases of Marine Animals. Volume II. Bivalvia to Scaphopoda. (Ed. Kinne, O.), Biologische Anstalt Helgoland, Hamburg.
One of 3 chapters in this second of a four-volume treatise on diseases of marine animals and based almost exclusively on original-source material, it reviews information published to 1983 on diseases, proliferative disorders and structural abnormalities of marine bivalve molluscs caused by micro-organisms, protistans and metazoans. An extensive list of literature is cited and a comprehensive summary is provided.