Effects of heavy oil in the developing spotted halibut, Verasper variegatus.


It is well known that heavy oil (HO) on the sea surface causes serious problems in the aquatic environment. In particular, some species of teleosts which develop on the sea surface are thought to be affected by the HO which flows out from tankers or coastal industry. However, the toxicological effects of HO are not fully understood. We performed exposure… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2008.02.043