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Chironomus piger

Known as: Chironomus (Chironomus) piger, Chironomus thummi piger 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
Although sediment is generally considered to be the major sink for nanomaterials in aquatic environments, few studies have… Expand
2012
2012
Chironomus riparius, a non-biting midge (Chironomidae, Diptera), is extensively used as a model organism in aquatic… Expand
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Sediments in aquatic ecosystems are often contaminated as a result of anthropogenic activities. Sediments and benthic organisms… Expand
2008
2008
The effects of environmental contaminants (i.e., nonylphenol, bisphenol A diglycidyl ether, benzo[a]pyrene, chlorpyriphos… Expand
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2008
2008
In a microcosm study, the importance of different sources of organic matter (humic acids, sterile sediment, sediment, and a… Expand
2004
2004
Chironomus riparius is one of the insect species which inhabit polluted rivers in large densities, indicating a high adaptive… Expand
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2004
2004
This experiment tested the effects of heavy metal contaminated sediment on emergence of chironomids. The number of adults… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The relative sensitivity of four benthic invertebrates (Hyalella azteca, Chironomus riparius, Hexagenia spp., and Tubifex tubifex… Expand
2002
2002
Concern has been growing recently over the toxicity and the mimicking properties of 4-nonylphenol (4NP), the most persistent… Expand
1988
1988
A cluster containing at least four globin genes was isolated by screening an lambda EMBL3 genomic DNA library of the midge… Expand