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  • Summerson HC and CH Peterson. 1990. Recruitment failure of the bay scallop Argopecten irradians concentricus, during the first red tide,Ptychodiscus brevis, outbreak recorded in North Carolina. Estuaries 13:322-331.
  • Tettlebach ST and EW Rhodes. 1981. Combined effects of temperature and salinity on embryos and larvae of the northern bay scallop Argopecten irradians concentricus. Marine Biology 63:249-256.
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