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Title Aquatic invertebrate bioassays : a symposium / sponsored by ASTM Committee D-19 on Water, American Society for Testing and Materials, Blacksburg, Va., 27-29 Sept. 1977 ; A.L. Buikema, J. Cairns, editors
Published Philadelphia : American Society for Testing and Materials, [1980]
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Description 1 online resource
Series ASTM Special Technical Publication ; 715
ASTM special technical publication ; 715
Contents Aquatic invertebrates in tolerance investigations from Aristotle to Naumann / B.G. Anderson -- Advantages and disadvantages of using invertebrates in toxicity testing / H.D. Maciorowski and R. McV. Clarke -- Daphnia toxicity tests / A.L. Buikema, J.G. Geiger, and D.R. Lee -- Chironomidae toxicity tests- biological background and procedures / R.L. Anderson -- Methods for using nymphs of burrowing mayflies (ephemeroptera, hexagenia) as toxicity test organisms / C.R. Fremling and W.L. Mauck -- Review of freshwater boiassay procedures for selected amphipods / J.W. Arthur -- Toxicity of chlorine-produced oxidants to estuarine copepods / D.R. Heinle and M.S. Beaven -- Flow-through toxicity testing system for molluscan larvae as applied to halogen toxicity in estuarine water / M.H. Roberts -- Use of polychaetous annelids as test organisms for marine bioassay experiments / D.J. Reish -- Use of grass shrimp in toxicity tests / A.L. Buikema, B.R. Niederlehner, and J. Cairns -- Synthesis of miscellaneous invertebrate toxicity tests / E.F. Benfield and A.L. Buikema -- Reference toxicants in quality control of aquatic bioassays / D.R. Lee
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Aquatic invertebrates -- Congresses.
Water quality bioassay -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Buikema, Arthur L.
Cairns, John, 1923-
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ISBN 080314783X