Altered Growth and Metabolism of an Estuarine Shrimp (Palaemonetes pugio) During and After Metamorphosis onto Fenvalerate-Laden Sediment

@article{McKenney1998AlteredGA,
  title={Altered Growth and Metabolism of an Estuarine Shrimp (Palaemonetes pugio) During and After Metamorphosis onto Fenvalerate-Laden Sediment},
  author={Jr. C. L. McKenney and David E. Weber and David M. Celestial and M. A. MacGregor},
  journal={Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology},
  year={1998},
  volume={35},
  pages={464-471}
}
Abstract.Dry weight (W), carbon (C), nitrogen (N), and energy (E) (calculated) accumulation were measured in the estuarine grass shrimp, Palaemonetes pugio, throughout larval development and during the first 2 weeks as postlarvae in seawater over sediment containing the pyrethroid insecticide fenvalerate (SCF; nominal concentrations of 1, 10, and 100 μg fenvalerate kg−1 sediment). The influence of fenvalerate-laden sediment on shrimp growth and utilization patterns of C, N, and E was dependent… 

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