Responses of planktonic microorganisms from tropical reservoirs to paraquat and deltamethrin exposure.

@article{Leboulanger2009ResponsesOP,
  title={Responses of planktonic microorganisms from tropical reservoirs to paraquat and deltamethrin exposure.},
  author={Christophe Leboulanger and Marc Bouvy and Marc Pagano and Rose-Aim{\'e}e Dufour and Patrice Got and Philippe Cecchi},
  journal={Archives of environmental contamination and toxicology},
  year={2009},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={39-51}
}
This study focused on the effects of two pesticides, paraquat (herbicide) and deltamethrin (insecticide), which are two common molecules used intensively in Burkina Faso. Natural bacterial populations, phytoplankton cultures (one cyanobacterium, Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii, and one chlorophycea, Monoraphidium sp.), and two species of zooplankton… CONTINUE READING