Nematodes as indicators of pollution: a case study from the Swartkops River system, South Africa

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Nematodes from the sediments of the Swartkops estuary in Port Elizabeth, South Africa were investigated at 10 selected sites along a salinity gradient in the subtidal region at neap tide. The relation between nematode density, genera, community structure and environmental parameters including concentrations of seven heavy metals, Mn, Ti, Cr, Pb, Fe, Sn and… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1003617825985

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