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Uptake and distribution of copper sulphate and its effect on the respiration rate of the hemocyanin-producing freshwater snailLymnaea natalensis

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Wolmarans, C.T., Yssel, E. Uptake and distribution of copper sulphate and its effect on the respiration rate of the hemocyanin-producing freshwater snailLymnaea natalensis . Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 41, 214–221 (1988). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01705433

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Keywords

  • Copper
  • Sulphate
  • Waste Water
  • Respiration
  • Water Management