Cadmium effects on growth and physiology ofUlva lactuca

Abstract

The chlorophyceanUlva lactuca L. was grown in the laboratory in unialgal culture to sufficient size so that up to 70 discs, 24 mm in diameter, could be punched out of a single plant. Using such discs,U. lactuca was then tested with various concentrations of Cd under continuous-flow conditions. A concentration of 4.5 ppm Cd was lethal toU. lactuca within 6… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02414739

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