Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2018 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Levels of Organochlorine Pesticides in Brackish Water Fish from Niger River, Nigeria

Table 2

Brackish fish, scientific names, family, habitat, maximum length, trophic level, and status.

Names FamilyHabitatMax lengthTrophic levelStatus

Drepane africana DrepanidaeDemersal453.1Native
Mochokus niloticus-Demersal--Native
Chrysichthys nigrodigitatusBagridaeDemersal653.2Native
Pomadasys jubelini HaemulidaeDemersal603.3Native
Vomer septapinisCarangidaeDemersal384.1Native
Pseudotolithus senegalensisSciaenidaeDemersal1143.8Native
Mugil cephalusMugilidaeDemersal1202.4Native
Pseudotolithus elongatusSciaenidaeDemersal484.1Native
Sphyraena piscatorumSphyraenidaeDemersal2054.1Native
Lutjanus goreensisLutjanidaeDemersal804Native