|The toxicity of pure hydrocarbons to mussel larvae|
|Le Roux, S. (1977). The toxicity of pure hydrocarbons to mussel larvae. Rapp. P.v. Réun. Cons. int. Explor. Mer. 171: 189-190|
|In: Rapport et Procès-verbaux des Réunions, Conseil international pour L'Exploration de la Mer. ICES, more|
|Also published as |
- Le Roux, S. (1977). The toxicity of pure hydrocarbons to mussel larvae, in: McIntyre, A.D. et al. (Ed.) (1977). Petroleum hydrocarbons in the marine environment: Proceedings from ICES Workshop held in Aberdeen 9-12 September 1975. Rapp. P.-v. Réun. Cons. int. Explor. Mer, 171: pp. 189-190, more
Hydrocarbons; Oil pollution; Pollution effects; Toxicity; Mytilus edulis Linnaeus, 1758 [WoRMS]; Marine
The effect of sublethal concentrations of hexadecane, decaline, isopropylbenzene, n-decane and cyclohexane on the growth of Mytilus edulis larvae was investigated. Except in the case of decaline, a certain stimulation of the growth was observed, especially at the higher concentrations.