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International Journal of Fauna and Biological Studies

International Journal of Fauna and Biological Studies

2020, Vol. 7 Issue 4, Part A

Biochemical changes in Air-breathing fish, Anabas testudineus (Bloch) exposed to the Pesticide Rogor (Dimethoate)

Author(s):

Ashiya

Abstract:
In this paper the study has been designed to determine the LC50 values of Rogor an insecticide and relative behavioral changes in fresh water fish Anabas testudineus (Bloch) exposed for 24, 48, 72 and 96 hrs. The LC50 values for Anabas testudineus were found at 9ppm, 8.31ppm, 7.8ppm and 7.1ppm respectively. Fish show increased opercular moment, loss of equilibrium, increased surface activity, over secretion of mucous, irregular swimming activity, rapid jerky movements and aggressiveness were observed.

Pages: 06-08  |  275 Views  17 Downloads

How to cite this article:
Ashiya. Biochemical changes in Air-breathing fish, Anabas testudineus (Bloch) exposed to the Pesticide Rogor (Dimethoate). Int. J. Fauna Biol. Stud. 2020;7(4):06-08.
International Journal of Fauna and Biological Studies