Partial Bibliography of the Scientific Papers by Dr. Robert D. Beeman.
Additional titles will be added as they are located in my files.


1957. Big game salting in Idaho. Idaho Wildlife Review, 10(2): 3-5.

1960. A new tectibranch, Aplysia reticulopoda from the southern California coast. Bulletin Southern California Academy of Sciences, 59(3): 144-152.

1963a. Variation and synonymy of Phyllaplysia in the northeastern Pacific (Mollusca: Opisthobranchia). The Veliger, 6(l): 43-47.

1963b. Notes on the California species of Aplysia (Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia). The Veliger, 2(4): 145-146.

Beeman, R. D. et al.
1965a. The use of salt by Elk in Idaho. Journal of Wildlife Management 29(2): 319-332.

1965b. Seasonal movements of Elk in the Selway River Drainage, Idaho. Journal of Wildlife Management 12(2): 333-338.

Beeman, R. D.
1968a. The Order Anaspidea. The Veliger, 3(Suppl.): 87-102.

1968b. The use of succinylcholine and other drugs for anesthetizing or narcotizing gastropod mollusks.
Pubblicazioni dello Stazione Zoologica di Napoli, 36: 267-270.

1969. An autoradiographic demonstration of stomach tooth renewal in Phyllaplysia taylori Dall, 1900 (Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia). Biological Bulletin, 136(2): 141-146.

1970a. An autoradiographic and phase contrast study of spermatogenesis in the anaspidean opisthobranch Phyllaplysia taylori Dall, 1900, (Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia). Archives de Zoologie Experimentale et Generale, 111: 5-22.

1970b. An ecological study of Phyllaplysia taylori Dall, 1900, (Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia) with an emphasis on its reproduction. Vie et Milieu, 2l: 189-212.

1970c. An autoradiographic study of sperm exchange and storage in a sea hare, Phyllaplysia taylori, a hermaphroditic gastropod (Opisthobranchia: Anaspidea). Journal of Experimental Zoology,175(1):125-132.

1970d. The anatomy and functional morphology of the reproductive system in the opisthobranch mollusk Phyllaplysia taylori Dall, 1900. The Veliger, 13: 1-31. A tiny number of this large paper , very well illustrated with detailed drawings by Robert Beeman, are available for sale $7.95 postpaid.

1972. Sperm biology in anaspidean mollusks. Echo 5: 19-21.

Brandriff, B.F., and R. D. Beeman
1973. Observations on the gametolytic gland in the anaspidean opisthobranchs Phyllaplysia taylori and Aplysia californica. Journal of Morphology 141: 395-410.

1977. Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia. Chapter 2: pp. 115-179, 36 figures. In Reproduction of Marine Invertebrates, Vol. IV.  Edited by J. Pearse and A. Giese. Academic Press. A tiny number of this large paper , a wide ranging paper in a key scientific series, are available for sale $6.95 postpaid.

Beeman, R.D., and Gary C. Williams.
1980. Opisthobranchia and Pulmonata. Chapter 14: pp. 308-354, 70 color plates. In: Intertidal Invertebrates of California. Edited by R/H. Morris, D. P. Abbott, and E.C. Haderlie. Stanford Press.
A tiny number of this big publication, a very useful field guide to nudibranchs and their relatives on the Pacific shores of North America with a huge set of wonderful color plates, are available for sale, $7.95 postpaid.

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