Accumulation of 20 elements in great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo) and its main prey, common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and Prussian carp (Carassius gibelio).

@article{Skori2012AccumulationO2,
  title={Accumulation of 20 elements in great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo) and its main prey, common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and Prussian carp (Carassius gibelio).},
  author={Stefan Skori{\'c} and Zeljka Vi{\vs}nji{\'c}-Jefti{\'c} and Ivan Jari{\'c} and Vesna Djikanovi{\'c} and Branislav Mi{\'c}kovi{\'c} and Miroslav Nik{\vc}evi{\'c} and Mirjana Lenhardt},
  journal={Ecotoxicology and environmental safety},
  year={2012},
  volume={80},
  pages={244-51}
}
In this study, 20 heavy metals and trace elements (Al, As, B, Ba, Cd, Co, Cr, Cu, Fe, Hg, Li, Mg, Mn, Mo, Ni, Pb, Si, Se, Sr and Zn) were analyzed in different tissues (muscle, liver, intestine, feather and bone) of the great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo) and in different tissues (muscle, liver, gills, kidney and gonad) of their main prey (common carp-Cyprinus carpio and Prussian carp-Carassius gibelio) during the nesting season. Cormorant and fish specimens were collected at the Ečka Fishing… CONTINUE READING