On occurrence of certain biotoxins along the Kerala Coast

Sona, A and Ashok Kumar, K and Mukundan, M K and Jugnu, R and Kripa, V and Gopinathan, C P (2003) On occurrence of certain biotoxins along the Kerala Coast. In: Symposium on Seafood Safety Status and Strategies, 28 - 30 March 2002, Cochin.



Occurrence of algal blooms has been reported from the coastal regions of Kerala. A study was conducted to collect detailed information on location and seasonality of the incidence of PSP and DSP toxins in-the bivalves of (his region for providing advance warning to avoid shellfish poisoning. A database on the hydrographic parameters in relation to algal blooms and toxic blooms at selected stations, which are sites of frequent blooms in the past years, was prepared.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:biotoxins; Kerala Coast
Subjects:Fish and Fisheries > Fish Toxicology
Marine Environment > Marine Pollution
Molluscan Fisheries > Bivalves
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
ID Code:7083
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:27 Jan 2011 16:30
Last Modified:27 Jan 2011 16:30

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