Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2018 / Article / Tab 6

Research Article

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

Table 6

Concentration (µg/kg fresh weight) of cyclodienes in brackish fish.

Fish Species/NoEndrinEndrin 
aldehyde
Endrin 
Ketone
AldrinDieldrin

Drapane Africana (n=6)108.0±40.3 
(68.4-149.0)
42.0±4.20 
(BDL-42.20)
310.0±211.0 
(99.3-522.0)
258.0±112.0 
(147.0-370.0)
25.7±8.68 
(17.0-34.4)
Mochokus Niloticus (n=6)45.6±29.7 
(22.5-105.0)
167.2±202.0 
BDL-584.0
324.0±99.5 
(139.0-480.0)
143.0±110.0 
(3.31-355)
26.5±13.9 
(10.8-54.3)
Chrysichthys nigrodigitatus (n=6)77.4±47.5 
(6.05-131.0)
205.0±120.0 
(24.7-304.0)
310.0±116.0 
(166.0-484)
165.0±81.1 
(56.1-287.0)
27.7±13.8 
7.04-40.72
Pristipoma jubelini (n=6)38.2±15.3 
(20.0-56.9)
971.0±110.0 
(720.0-988.0)
748.0±122.0 
(521.0-829.0)
36.9±11.3 
(18.2-50.6)
27.6±12.1 
(18.6-44.4)
Vomer Septapinis (n=6)46.6±38.2 
(BDL-112.0)
99.3±95.7 
(BDL-236.0)
297.0±106.0 
(124.0-453)
191.0±81.77 
(35.94-307)
26.5±8.82 
(15.0-41.9)
Pseudotolithus senegalensis (n=6)38.34±38.3 
15.9-112.0
229.4±29.36 
(216.0-236.0)
351.0±57.5 
(162.0-453.0)
88.9±53.0 
214.0-321.0
37.6±4.38 
14.2-45.0
Mugil cephalus (n=6)54.9±31.0 
BDL-117
14.5±21.7 
BDL-57.9
494.0±384.0 
(81.9-1263)
321.0±73.8 
194.0-423.0
24.3±15.5 
6.57-50.1
Pseudotolithus elongatus (n=6)74.6±46.5 
8.22-133.0
16.1±24.8 
BDL-64.4
437.0±167.4 
127.0-725.4
233.1±124.0 
21.81-455
24.2±15.6 
4.68-55.4
Lutjanus goreensis (n=6)68.3±22.5 
47.0-92.6
146.4±45.8 
81.2-172.8
210.7±114.0 
96.0-324.0
404.1±32.5 
398.1-450.5
28.1±3.40 
21.2-33.4
Sphyraena piscatorum (n=6)64.2±18.1 
40.1-86.0
138.9±36.4 
76.2-168.1
198.0±111.2 
88.4-310.2
396.4±28.1 
345.0-420.1
26.8±2.30 
18.4-28.6