Decalcification of benthic foraminifera due to "Hebei Spirit" oil spill, Korea.

Abstract

In order to determine the effects on foraminifera due to spilled crude oil in the "Herbei Spirit" incident, a study of benthic foraminiferal assemblages was carried out on sediment samples collected from the Sogeunri tidal flat, Taean Peninsula, Korea. Breakages of the chambers in the Ammonia beccarii and Elphidium subincertum species of the Sogeunri tidal… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.07.044

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