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Oxygen uptake ofPseudosuccinea columella andFossaria cubensis treated with sublethal concentrations of CUTRINE-PLUS®, an algicide

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Christian, F.A., Tesfamichael, T.M. Oxygen uptake ofPseudosuccinea columella andFossaria cubensis treated with sublethal concentrations of CUTRINE-PLUS®, an algicide. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 45, 336–342 (1990).

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  • Oxygen
  • Waste Water
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution
  • Oxygen Uptake