Impacts of Deepwater Horizon crude oil exposure on adult mahi‐mahi (Coryphaena hippurus) swim performance

@article{Stieglitz2016ImpactsOD,
  title={Impacts of Deepwater Horizon crude oil exposure on adult mahi‐mahi (Coryphaena hippurus) swim performance},
  author={John D. Stieglitz and Edward M Mager and Ronald H. Hoenig and Daniel D. Benetti and Martin Grosell},
  journal={Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry},
  year={2016},
  volume={35}
}
The temporal and geographic attributes of the Deepwater Horizon incident in 2010 likely exposed pelagic game fish species, such as mahi‐mahi, to crude oil. Although much of the research assessing the effects of the spill has focused on early life stages of fish, studies examining whole‐animal physiological responses of adult marine fish species are lacking. Using swim chamber respirometry, the present study demonstrates that acute exposure to a sublethal concentration of the water accommodated… 
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