Response of marine animals to petroleum and specific petroleum hydrocarbons

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Applied Science Pub., 1981 - Technology & Engineering - 177 pages
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Result of extensive field and laboratory research dealing with the toxicity and sublethal biological effects of petroleum and specific petroleum hydrocarbons to marine organisms. Summarizes the major results of this research and discusses them in relation to major published information on the subject from other laboratories.

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Contents

Sources and Distribution of Hydrocarbons in the Marine
1
Reproduction Development and Growth
35
Accumulation and Release of Petroleum Hydrocarbons
93
Effects of Petroleum on the Behavior of Marine Animals
143
References
155
Glossary of Selected Technical Terms
171
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