The use of diplopods in soil ecotoxicology - a review.

  title={The use of diplopods in soil ecotoxicology - a review.},
  author={Tatiana da Silva Souza and Cintya Aparecida Christofoletti and Vlamir Bozzatto and Carmem Silvia Fontanetti},
  journal={Ecotoxicology and environmental safety},
Diplopods play an important role in the dynamics of terrestrial ecosystems, actively participating in the decomposition of organic matter and soil aeration. They have gained increased attention from ecotoxicology research because they are continuously exposed to soil contaminants and biological effects of chemical stressors can be measurable at various… CONTINUE READING