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Books, Monographs etc.

Ades, G.W.J. & Kendrick, R.C. (2004) Hong Kong Fauna: A Checklist of Selected Taxa. Fauna Conservation Department, KFBG, Hong Kong.

Dudgeon, D., & Corlett, R. (2004) The Ecology and Biodiversity of Hong Kong. Friends of the Country Parks, Joint Publishing (HK) Company Ltd.

Ho, K.C., Lu, S., Yu, T.S., & Wong, K.F., eds. (2003) Proceedings of the International Conference on the Prevention and Management of Harmful Algal Blooms in the South China Sea (HABSCS 2003), Hong Kong, 5-7 November 2003. The Association of Harmful Algal Blooms in the South China Sea, Hong Kong.

Mottershead, T., ed. (2004) Sustainable Development in Hong Kong. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong.

Wong, C., Lau, M., Ades, G., Chan, B., & Ng, S.C. (2004) A Pilot Biodiversity Survey of the Eastern Frontier Closed Area and North East New Territories, June-December 2003. KFBG, Hong Kong.

Journal articles, book chapters and other published papers

Ang, P.O. (2004). Asian Pacific Phycology in the 21st Century: Prospects and Challenges - Proceedings of the Second Asian Pacific Phycological Forum, held in Hong Kong, China, 21-25 June 1999 - Introduction. Hydrobiologia 512: IX-XI.

Anon (2004). Save the fish ponds. Green Country [Green Power] 47: 3-9.

Barros, N.B., Jefferson, T.A., & Parsons, E.C.M. (2004). Feeding habits of the Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins (Sousa chinensis) stranded in Hong Kong. Aquatic Mammals 30: 177-186.

Becker, G.K. (2003). Bioethics with Chinese characteristics: The development of bioethics in Hong Kong. In Regional Perspectives in Bioethics, pp. 261-284.

Buchary, E.A., Cheung, W.L., Sumaila, U.R., & Pitcher, T.J. (2003). Back to the future: a paradigm shift for restoring Hong Kong's marine ecosystem. Proceedings of the Third World Fisheries Congress 38: 727-746.

Bucher, V.V.C., Hyde, K.D., Pointing, S.B., & Reddy, C.A. (2004). Production of wood decay enzymes, mass loss and lignin solubilization in wood by marine ascomycetes and their anamorphs. Fungal Diversity 15: 1-14.

Cai, L., Tam, N.F.Y., Wong, T.W.Y., Li, M., Yang, G., & Wong, Y.S. (2003). Using benthic macrofauna to assess environmental quality of four intertidal mudflats in Hong Kong and Shenzhen coast. Acta Oceanologica Sinica 22: 309-319.

Cai, L., Zhang, K.Q., McKenzie, E.H.C., & Hyde, K.D. (2003). New species of Dictyosporium and Digitodesmium from submerged wood in Yunnan, China. Sydowia 55: 129-135.

Cai, L., Zhang, K.Q., McKenzie, E.H.C., & Hyde, K.D. (2004). Linocarpon bambusicola sp nov and Dictyochaeta curvispora sp nov from bamboo submerged in freshwater. Nova Hedwigia 78: 439-445.

Cai, L., Zheng, T., Lin, J., Ma, L., Gao, Y., & Lin, P. (2003). Spatial and temporal distributions of Dendronereis pinnaticirris and Neanthes glandicincta (Polychaeta: Nereididae) in the organically-enriched mudflat of Deep Bay, China. Asian Marine Biology 18: 25-33.

Chan, C.Y., Chan, L.Y., & Harris, J.M. (2003). Urban and background ozone trend in 1984-1999 at subtropical Hong Kong, South China. Ozone-Science & Engineering 25: 513-522.

Chan, L.L., Hodgkiss, I.J., Lu, S., & Lo, S.C.L. (2004). Use of two-dimensional gel electrophoresis proteome reference maps of dinoflagellates for species recognition of causative agents of harmful algal blooms. Proteomics 4: 180-192.

Chan, S.K.F., Chan, J.K., Lo, L.T., & Balazs, G.H. (2003). Satellite tracking of the post-nesting migration of a green turtle (Chelonia mydas) from Hong Kong. Marine Turtle Newsletter 102: 2-4.

Chelazzi, G., De Pirro, M., & Williams, G.A. (2004). Different cardiac response to copper in limpets from metal polluted and clean shores of Hong Kong. Marine Environmental Research 58: 83-93.

Chen, Y.L., Chen, H.C., Karl, D.M., & Takahashi, M. (2004). Nitrogen modulates phytoplankton growth in spring in the South China Sea. Continental Shelf Research 24: 527-541.

Cheung, S.G., Lam, S., Gao, Q.F., Mak, K.K., & Shin, P.K.S. (2004). Induced anti-predator responses of the green mussel, Perna viridis (L.), on exposure to the predatory gastropod, Thais clavigera Kuster, and the swimming crab, Thalamita danae Stimpson. Marine Biology 144: 675-684.

Chiu, H.M.C., & Morton, B. (2003). The morphological differentiation of two horseshoe crab species, Tachypleus tridentatus and Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda (Xiphosura), in Hong Kong with a regional Asian comparison. Journal of Natural History 37: 2369-2382.

Chu, M., Kong, C., Lau, M., Lau, S., Leung, A., Leung, K.F., Pang, K.N., So, S., Wong, D., & Vor, Y. (2004). Scouring Chi Ma Wan, Pui O, Cheung Sha, Tong Fuk, Shui Hau. Hong Kong Discovery 22: 16-47.

Clarke, S. (2004). Understanding pressures on fishery resources through trade statistics: a pilot study of four products in the Chinese dried seafood market. Fish and Fisheries 5: 53-74.

Corlett, R.T. (2004). Sustainability and biodiversity conservation in Hong Kong. In Sustainable Development in Hong Kong (ed T. Mottershead), pp. 421-444. Hong Kong University Press, Hong Kong.

Cornish, A.S. & DiDonato, E.M. (2004). Resurvey of a reef flat in American Samoa after 85 years reveals devastation to a soft coral (Alcyonacea) community. Marine Pollution Bulletin 48: 768-777.

Cornish, A. & Sadovy, Y. (2004). Diminishing returns: spawning aggregations are at risk in the Indo-Pacific. Asian Diver April/May 2004: 28.

Fan, Y.Z., Wang, Y.Y., Qian, P.Y., & Gu, J.D. (2004). Optimization of phthalic acid batch biodegradation and the use of modified Richards model for modelling degradation. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 53: 57-63.

Fang, Z.Q. (2004). Organochlorines in sediments and mussels collected from coastal sites along the Pearl River Delta, South China. Journal of Environmental Sciences-China 16: 321-327.

Fasola, M., Galeotti, P., Dai, N., Dong, Y., & Zhang, Y. (2004). Large numbers of breeding egrets and herons in China. [5 million!]. Waterbirds 27: 126-128.

Fellowes, J.R. & Chan, B.P.L. (2004). Hainan gibbon: concerted action for the world's most endangered ape. Living Forests 7: 22-24.

Gu, J.D., Qiu, W., Koenig, A., & Fan, Y. (2004). Removal of high NO3- concentrations in saline water through autotrophic denitrification by the bacterium Thiobacillus denitrificans strain MP. Water Science and Technology 49: 105-112.

Gu, J.D., Wang, Y., & Li, J. (2004). Degradation of endocrine-disrupting dimethyl phthalate and dimethyl isophthalate by mangove microorganisms. In European Symposium on Environmental Biotechnology - ESEB 2004 (ed W. Verstraete), pp. 557-561. A.A. Balkema, London.

Hill, R.D., Peart, M.R., & Guan, D.-s. (2004). The effects of annual harvesting on the subsequent phytomass and species composition of grassland and fernland: a Hong Kong case. Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography 25: 77-91.

Ho, K.C., Hodgkiss, I.J., & Lam, I.H.Y. (2003). Implications of N:P:Si ratios to harmful algal blooms in Hong Kong waters. In Recent Advances in Marine Science & Technology (ed N. Saxena), pp. 489-498. Japan International Marine Science & Technology Federation, Akasaka, Japan.

Ho, W.H. & Hyde, K.D. (2004). A new type of conidial septal pore in fungi. Fungal Diversity 15: 171-186.

Hodgkiss, I.J. & Lu, S.H. (2004). The effects of nutrients and their ratios on phytoplankton abundance in Junk Bay, Hong Kong. Hydrobiologia 512: 215-229.

Hon, K.L., Kwok, L.W., & Leung, T.F. (2004). Snakebites in children in the densely populated city of Hong Kong: a 10-year survey. Acta Paediatrica 93: 270-272.

Hyde, K.D., & Frohlich, J. (2003). Nigramammilla calami gen. et sp nov and Arecomyces calami, A-licualae and Pseudohalonectria palmae spp. nov from palms. Cryptogamie Mycologie 24: 13-20.

Hyde, K.D., & Jeewon, R. (2003). Physiological studies and molecular diversity of freshwater lignicolous fungi. Fungal Diversity Research Series 10: 173-193.

Jeewon, R., Liew, E.C.Y., & Hyde, K.D. (2003). Molecular systematics of the Amphisphaeriaceae based on cladistic analyses of partial LSU rDNA gene sequences. Mycological Research 107: 1392-1402.

Jiang, Y., Fan, K.W., Wong, R.D.Y., & Chen, F. (2004). Fatty acid composition and squalene content of the marine microalga Schizochytrium mangrovei. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 52: 1196-1200.

Jim, C.Y. (2004). Spatial differentiation and landscape-ecological assessment of heritage trees in urban Guangzhou (China). Landscape and Urban Planning 69: 51-68.

Kato, M., Takimura, A., & Kawakita, A. (2003). An obligate pollination mutualism and reciprocal diversification in the tree genus Glochidion (Euphorbiaceae). PNAS 100: 5264-5267.

Kong, C.S.L. & Ang, P.O. (2004). Seasonal occurrence and reproduction of Hypnea charoides (Rhodophyta) in Tung Ping Chau, NT, Hong Kong SAR, China. Hydrobiologia 512: 63-78.

Lam, I.H.Y., Hodgkiss, I.J., & Ho, K.C. (2003). Integrating an auto-nutrient analyzer into a telemetry system for red tide studies. In Recent Advances in Marine Sceince & Technology (ed N. Saxena), pp. 499-509. Japan International Marine Science & Technology Federation, Akasaka, Japan.

Lam, J.C.W., Tanabe, S., Chan, S.K.F., Yuen, E.K.W., Lam, M.H.W., & Lam, P.K.S. (2004). Trace element residues in tissues of green turtles (Chelonia mydas) from South China Waters. Marine Pollution Bulletin 48: 174-182.

Lam, K., & Morton, B. (2003). Mitochondrial DNA and morphological identification of a new species of Crassostrea (Bivalvia : Ostreidae) cultured for centuries in the Pearl River Delta, Hong Kong, China. Aquaculture 228: 1-13.

Lam, K. & Morton, B. (2003). Morphological and ITS1, 5.8S, and partial ITS2 ribosomal DNA sequence distinctions between two species Playtygyra (Cnidaria : scleractinia) from Hong Kong. Marine Biotechnology 5: 555-567.

Lam, K.K.Y. (2003). Seasonally-varying competitive hierarchy of sessile invertebrates on an artificial reef. Asian Marine Biology 18: 91-103.

Lee, J.H.W. & Qu, B. (2004). Hydrodynamic tracking of the massive spring 1998 red tide in Hong Kong. Journal of Environmental Engineering-Asce 130: 535-550.

Lee, W.H., Liu, E., Choi, I.C., & Tsim, S.T. (2004). Summer breeding and winter night roosting sites of egrets in Hong Kong 2003. Hong Kong Biodiversity 6: 10-12.

Leung, K.M.Y., Morley, N.J., Grist, E.P.M., Morritt, D., & Crane, M. (2004). Chronic toxicity of tributyltin on development and reproduction of the hermaphroditic snail Physa fontinalis: Influence of population density. Marine Environmental Research 58: 157-162.

Leung, K.M.Y., Ibrahim, H., Dewhurst, R.E., Morley, N.J., Crane, M., & Lewis, J.W. (2003). Concentrations of metallothionein-like proteins and heavy metals in the freshwater snail Lymnaea stagnalis exposed to different levels of waterborne cadmium. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 71: 1084-1090.

Leven, M.R. & Corlett, R.T. (2004). Invasive birds in Hong Kong, China. Ornithological Science 3: 43-55.

Li, P.W. & Lai, E.S.T. (2004). Short-range quantitative precipitation forecasting in Hong Kong. Journal of Hydrology 288: 189-209.

Li, X.D., Lee, S.L., Wong, S.C., Shi, W.Z., & Thornton, L. (2004). The study of metal contamination in urban soils of Hong Kong using a GIS-based approach. Environmental Pollution 129: 113-124.

Liu, W.X., Li, X.D., Li, Y.S., Wai, W.O., & Wai, O.W.H. (2004). Characteristics of metal enrichment in Deep Bay, Hong Kong. Journal of Environmental Sciences-China 16: 9-12.

Lu, S.H. & Hodgkiss, I.J. (2004). Harmful algal bloom causative dinoflagellates collected from Hong Kong waters. Hydrobiologia 512: 231-238.

Lucas, P.W., Corlett, R.T., Dominy, N.J., Essackjee, H.C., Riba-Hernandez, P., Stoner, K.E., & Yamashita, N. (2003). Dietary analysis II: food chemistry. In Field and Laboratory Methods in Primatology: A Practical Guide. (eds. J.M. Setchell & D.J. Curtis), pp. 199-213, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Mantel, S.K. & Cornish, A.S. (2004). A piece of paradise? The aquarium fish trade in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Discovery 21: 47-49.

Melville, D.S. & Shortridge, K.F. (2004). Influenza: time to come to grips with the avian dimension. The Lancet Infectious Diseases 4: 261-262.

Morley, N.J., Leung, K.M.Y., Morritt, D., & Crane, M. (2004). Toxicity of anti-fouling biocides to encysted metacercariae of Echinoparyphium recurvatum (Digenea: Echinostomatidae) and their snail hosts. Chemosphere 56: 353-358.

Morton, B. (2003). The functional morphology of Bentholyonsia teramachii (Bivalvia : Lyonsiellidae): clues to the origin of predation in the deep water Anomalodesmata. Journal of Zoology 261: 363-380.

Morton, B. (2003). The biology and functional morphology of Dianadema gen. nov multangularis (Tate, 1887) (Bivalvia: Anomalodesmata : Clavagellidae). Journal of Zoology 259: 389-401.

Morton, B. (2004). Marine pollution of a more ruthless kind. Marine Pollution Bulletin 48: 1-2.

Nagarkar, S., Williams, G.A., Subramanian, G., & Saha, S.K. (2004). Cyanobacteria-dominated biofilms: a high quality food resource for intertidal grazers. Hydrobiologia 512: 89-95.

Nicholson, S., & Szefer, P. (2003). Accumulation of metals in the soft tissues, byssus and shell of the mytilid mussel Perna viridis (Bivalvia: Mytilidae) from polluted and uncontaminated locations in Hong Kong coastal waters. Marine Pollution Bulletin 46: 1039-1043.

Owen, R.B. & Lee, R. (2004). Human impacts on organic matter sedimentation in a proximal shelf setting, Hong Kong. [Possible evidence for deforestation in the 15th-16th century.]. Continental Shelf Research 24: 583-602.

Parsons, E.C.M. (2004). The potential impacts of pollutants on humpback dolphins - with a case study on the Hong Kong population. Aquatic Mammals 30: 18-37.

Parsons, E.C.M. (2004). The behaviour and ecology of the Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin (Sousa chinensis). Aquatic Mammals 30: 38-55.

Parsons, E.C.M., Overstreet, R.M., & Jefferson, T.A. (2001). Parasites from Indo-Pacific hump-backed dolphins (Sousa chinensis) and finless porpoises (Neophocaena phocaenoides) stranded in Hong Kong. Veterinary Record 148: 776-780.

Paulus, B.C., Gadek, P.A., & Hyde, K.D. (2003). Cylindrosympodium cryptocaryae sp nov (anamorphic fungi), with keys to the described species and to similar genera. Australian Systematic Botany 16: 577-580.

Primack, R.B. & Corlett, R.T. (2003). Cross-continental comparative studies in tropical ecology. Tropinet 14: 1-3.

Promputtha, I., Hyde, K.D., Lumyong, P., McKenzie, E.H.C., & Lumyong, S. (2003). Dokmaia monthadangii gen. et sp nov., a synnematous anamorphic fungus on Manglietia garrettii. Sydowia 55: 99-103.

Purves, M.G., Agnew, D.J., Moreno, G., Daw, T., Yau, C., & Pilling, G. (2003). Distribution, demography, and discard mortality of crabs caught as bycatch in an experimental pot fishery for toothfish (Dissostichus eleginoides) in the South Atlantic. Fishery Bulletin 101: 874-888.

Qi, Y.Z., Chen, J.F., Wang, Z.H., Xu, N., Wang, Y., Shen, P.P., Lu, S.H., & Hodgkiss, I.J. (2004). Some observations on harmful algal bloom (HAB) events along the coast of Guangdong, southern China in 1998. Hydrobiologia 512: 209-214.

Qian, P.Y., Thiyagarajan, V., Lau, S.C.K., & Cheung, S.C.K. (2003). Relationship between bacterial community profile in biofilm and attachment of the acorn barnacle Balanus amphitrite. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 33: 225-237.

Ramos, H.C., Ribeiro, H., Mitchell, C.J., Baptista, S., Anselmo, M.L., Novo, M.T., Sousa, C., Almeida, P.G., Simoes, M.J., & Easton, E.R. (2002). Two new Uranotaenia records for Macau (Diptera: Culicidae). Garcia de Orta, Ser. Zool., Lisboa 24 (1-2): 123-124.

Sadovy, Y. (2004). Groupers and wrasses spawn conservation action. World Conservation No.1. The IUCN Bulletin p. 18.

Sadovy, Y., Kulbicki, M., Labrosse, P., Letourneur, Y., Lokani, P., & Donaldson, T.J. (2003). The humphead wrasse, Cheilinus undualtus: synopsis of a threatened and poorly known giant coral reef fish. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries 13(3): 327-364.

Saunders, R.M.K. (2004). Plant sources of the genus Illicium. In Illicium, Pimpinella and Foeniculum [Medicinal and Aromatic Plants - Industrial Profiles 40] (ed M. Miró), pp. 19-24. CRC, Boca Raton, Florida.

Saunders, R.M.K., Su, Y.C.F., & Chalermglin, P. (2004). Craibella phuyensis (Annonaceae): A new genus and species from Thailand. Systematic Botany 29: 42-49.

Sewall, B.J., Granek, E.F., & Trewhella, W.J. (2003). Ecology and conservation of the Comoros rousette, Rousettus obliviosus. Oryx 37: 344-352.

So, S. (2004). SSSI Series - Mangrove Forest. Hong Kong Discovery 21: 34-39.

Song, X., Wang, H., Wamg, W., Gu, H., Chan, S.K.F., & Jiang, H. (2002). Satellite tracking of post-nesting movements of green turtles Chelonia mydas from the Hangkou Sea Turtle National Nature Reserve [near Hong Kong], China 2001. Marine Turtle Newsletter 97: 8-9.

Sturm-Ramirez, K.M., Ellis, T., Bousfield, B., Bissett, L., Dyrting, K., Rehg, J.E., Poon, L., Guan, Y., Peiris, M., & Webster, R.G. (2004). Reemerging H5N1 influenza viruses in Hong Kong in 2002 are highly pathogenic to ducks. Journal of Virology 78: 4892-4901.

Tang, D.L., Kester, D.R., Ni, I.H., Qi, Y.Z., & Kawamura, H. (2003). In situ and satellite observations of a harmful algal bloom and water condition at the Pearl River estuary in late autumn 1998. Harmful Algae 2: 89-99.

Tang, D.L., Ni, I.H., Muller-Karger, F.E., & Oh, I.S. (2004). Monthly variation of pigment concentrations and seasonal winds in China's marginal seas. Hydrobiologia 511: 1-15.

Tong, Y.F., Lee, S.Y., & Morton, B. (2003). Effects of artificial defoliation on growth, reproduction and leaf chemistry of the mangrove Kandelia candel. Journal of Tropical Ecology 19: 397-406.

Tsui, C.K.M., Hodgkiss, I.J., & Hyde, K.D. (2003). Three new species of Aquaticola (Ascomycetes) from tropical freshwater habitats. Nova Hedwigia 77: 161-168.

Tsui, C.K.M. & Hyde, K.D. (2004). Biodiversity of fungi on submerged wood in a stream and its estuary in the Tai Ho Bay, Hong Kong. Fungal Diversity 15: 205-220.

Utteridge, T.M.A. & Saunders, R.M.K. (2004). The genus Maesa (Maesaceae) in the Philippines. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 145: 17-43.

Vukusic, P., Wootton, R.J., & Sambles, J.R. (2004). Remarkable iridescence in the hindwings of the damselfly Neurobasis chinensis chinensis (Linnaeus) (Zygoptera : Calopterygidae) [Arguably the most beautiful damselfly in Hong Kong]. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences 271: 595-601.

Wang, D., Liu, R., Zhao, Q., Yang, G., Xu, X., Huang, Z., Xin, J., & Chen, B. (2003). Pathological anatomy and analysis of death causes for a Chinese White Dolphin. Acta Theriologica Sinica 23: x-y.

Wang, H.Z. & Erseus, C. (2004). New species of Doliodrilus and other Limnodriloidinae (Oligochaeta, Tubificidae) from Hainan and other parts of the north-west Pacific Ocean [D. longidentatus sp. n. from Hong Kong]. Journal of Natural History 38: 269-299.

Wang, Y.Y., Fan, Y.Z., & Gu, J.D. (2004). Dimethyl phthalate ester degradation by two planktonic and immobilized bacterial consortia. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 53: 93-101.

Wong, C.K. (2003) The use of phytoplankton pigments for studying phytoplankton community structure and red tide occurrence in Tolo Harbour, Hong Kong. [PhD Thesis] Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

Wong, C.L. & Chow, G. (2004). Preliminary results of a trial contraceptive treatment with SprayVac on wild monkeys in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Biodiversity 6: 13-16.

Wong, C.S.C. & Li, X.D. (2004). Pb contamination and isotopic composition of urban soils in Hong Kong. Science of the Total Environment 319: 185-195.

Wong, E., Leung, P.C., Sze, P., & Wong, A. (2004). Migration and overwintering aggregation of danaid butterflies in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Biodiversity 6: 1-7.

Wong, K.L., Wang, J.Y., But, P.P.H., & Shaw, P.C. (2004). Application of cytochrome b DNA sequences for the authentication of endangered snake species [consumed in HK]. Forensic Science International 139: 49-55.

Wong, R. (2004). Appreciating seaweed. Hong kong Discovery 21: 12-16.

Woo, P.C.Y., Fung, A.M.Y., Lau, S.K.P., Teng, J.L.L., Wong, B.H.L., Wong, M.K.M., Hon, E., Tang, G.W.K., & Yuen, K.Y. (2003). Actinomyces hongkongensis sp nov a novel Actinomyces species isolated from a patient with pelvic actinomycosis. [New species from Hong Kong]. Systematic and Applied Microbiology 26: 518-522.

Woo, P.C.Y., Kuhnert, P., Burnens, A.P., Teng, J.L.L., Lau, S.K.P., Que, T.L., Yau, H.H., & Yuen, K.Y. (2003). Laribacter hongkongensis: a potential cause of infectious diarrhea. [New species from Hong Kong]. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 47: 551-556.

Xie, Y., MacKinnon, J., & Li, D. (2004). Study on biogeographical division of China [Hong Kong is "Zhujiang Delta hilly plain"]. Biodiversity and Conservation 13: 1391-1417.

Xu, F.L., Lam, K.C., Dawson, R.W., Tao, S., & Chen, Y.D. (2004). Long-term temporal-spatial dynamics of marine coastal water quality in the Tolo Harbor, Hong Kong, China. Journal of Environmental Sciences-China 16: 161-166.

Xu, F.L., Lam, K.C., Zhao, Z.Y., Zhan, W., Chen, Y.D., & Tao, S. (2004). Marine coastal ecosystem health assessment: a case study of the Tolo Harbour, Hong Kong, China. Ecological Modelling 173: 355-370.

Xu, X.R. & Gu, J.D. (2004). Elucidation of methyl tert-butyl ether degradation with Fe2+/H2O2 by purge-and-trap gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Microchemical Journal 77: 71-77.

Xu, X.R., Zhao, Z.Y., Li, X.Y., & Gu, J.D. (2004). Chemical oxidative degradation of methyl tert-butyl ether in aqueous solution by Fenton's reagent. Chemosphere 55: 73-79.

Yam, R.S.W. & Cai, Y.X. (2003). Caridina trifasciata, a new species of freshwater shrimp (Decapoda : Atyidae) from Hong Kong. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 51: 277-282.

Yan, Y. & Chan, B.K.K. (2004). A new barnacle species from Hong Kong: Chthamalus neglectus sp nov (Cirripedia : Thoracica : Chthamalidae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 84: 133-138.

Yan, Y., Chan, B.K.K., & Williams, G.A. (2004). An improved and simplified trap for quantifying the distribution and supply of planktonic larvae to rocky shores. Journal of Plankton Research 26: 247-253.

Yang, Z.B. & Hodgkiss, I.J. (2004). Hong Kong's worst "red tide" - causative factors reflected in a phytoplankton study at Port Shelter station in 1998. Harmful Algae 3: 149-161.

Yanna, W., Ho, H., & Hyde, K.D. (2003). Can ascospore ultrastructure differentiate between the genera Linocarpon and Neolinocarpon and species therein? Mycological Research 107: 1305-1313.

Yip, J. & Lai, P. (2004). Kandelia obovata (Rhizophoraceae), a new name for the Kandelia in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Biodiversity 6: 8-9.

Yip, J.Y., Corlett, R.T., & Dudgeon, D. (2004). A fine-scale gap analysis of the existing protected area system in Hong Kong, China. Biodiversity and Conservation 13: 943-957.

Yoshitomi, H., & Klausnitzer, B. (2003). Scirtidae: World check list of Hydrocyphon Redtenbacher, and revision of the Chinese species (Coleoptera). [Includes H. dudgeoni]. In Water Beetles of China, Vol. 3. (eds. M.A. Jäch & L. Ji), pp. 519-537, Zoologisch-Botanische Gesellschaft in Österreich and Wiener Coleopterologenverein, Wien.

Young, L. (2004). Removal of the exotic mangrove Sonneratia sp. HKBWS Bulletin 191: 16.

Yu, Y.T. & Swennen, C. (2004). Feeding of wintering Black-faced Spoonbills in Hong Kong: When and how long? Waterbirds 27: 135-140.

Yu, Y.T. & Swennen, C. (2004). Habitat use of the Black-faced Spoonbill. Waterbirds 27: 129-134.

Zan, Q.-J., Wang, B.-S., Wang, Y.-J., Zhang, J.-L., Liao, W.-B., & Li, M.-G. (2003). The harm caused by Mikania micrantha and its control by Cuscuta campestris [includes HK sites]. Acta Phytoecologica Sinica 27: 822-828.

Zhang, L., Ma, P., Chu, L.M., & But, P.P.H. (2003). Three modes of asexual reproduction in the moss Octoblepharum albidum. Journal of Bryology 25: 175-179.

Zhang, L.Y., Ye, W.H., Cao, H.L., & Feng, H.L. (2004). Mikania micrantha H. B. K. in China - an overview [refers to HK]. Weed Research 44: 42-49.

Zhang, Z.W., Liu, Y., & Sun, D. (2004). The updated number of species of birds in China. [1315 at the end of 2002]. Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 29: 388.

Zhou, D.Q., Cai, L., & Hyde, K.D. (2003). Astrosphaeriella and Roussoella species on bamboo from Hong Kong and Yunnan, China, including a new species of Roussoella. Cryptogamie Mycologie 24: 191-197.

Zhou, H. (2003). Temporal changes in a Hong Kong mangrove and adjacent foreshore sandflat meiofaunal communities. PMEC: 459-473.

Zhou, H. & Morton, B. (2004). The diets of juvenile horseshoe crabs, Tachypleus tridentatus and Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda (Xiphosura), from nursery beaches proposed for conservation in Hong Kong. Journal of Natural History 38: 1915-1925.



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