Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2018 / Article / Tab 7

Research Article

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

Table 7

Sum of organochlorine pesticides concentrations (µg/kg fresh weight) in brackish water fish.

Fish Species/No∑HCH∑Chlordane∑Endrin∑Endosulfan∑DDT∑Dieldrin∑OCPs

Drapane Africana (n=6)357.0±82.5 
275.0-671.0
836.3±215.3 
621.4-1052
461.1±210.4 
251.0-671.3
794.5±383.2 
412.3-1177
1561±1271 
291.6-2832
284.2±103.2 
181.2-387.5
4302±2066 
2237-6368
Mochokus Niloticus (n=6)158.0±128.0 
29.3-416.0
350.5±241.3 
83.7-751.3
448.5±360.3 
38.0-1169
418.3±360.9 
96.1-1139
927.3±762.1 
24.4-1949
170.2±122.5 
22.63-409.0
2590±1363 
2006-3421
Chrysichthys nigrodigitatus (n=6)277.0±126.0 
155.0-467.0
407.3±63.8 
317.2-503.6
592.1±263.8 
197.2-866.5
336.2±190.2 
124.0-621.3
358.2±188.2 
188.3-641.4
195.0±88.6 
63.2-328.9
2320±876.4 
1006-3288
Pristipoma jubelini (n=6)107.3±34.2 
68.9-116.0
293.4±88.3 
212.4-324.6
1757±211.8 
1578-1903
96.1±32.4 
56.3-112.6
250.3±67.6 
187.3-269.4
64.7±43.2 
48.4-99.6
2610±233.6 
1978-3234
Vomer Septapinis (n=6)259.8±88.5 
131.0-397.0
442.3±116.2 
314.2-704
443.9±187.6 
124.6-801.2
660.2±359.1 
51.5-1104
639.6±496.3 
148.4-1864
217.3±73.0 
69.1-334.0
2681±655.4 
1440-4140
Pseudotolithus senegalensis (n=6)226.0±95.5 
167.0-330.0
360.1±7.50 
704.2-759.5
419.2±125.6 
394.2-801.3
577.2±526.3 
238.3-371.2
1077±786.5 
148.0-4031
126.0±57.4 
229.1-335.0
2790±1350 
2421-2490
Mugil cephalus (6)393.0±159.0 
181.0-712.0
614.3±73.5 
51.2-737.2
564.3±378.2 
134.7-1321
331.7±153.2 
95.4-571.0
690.2±362.5 
168.0-1078
346.2±78.0 
205.2-473.2
2942±723.0 
2027-3858
Pseudotolithus elongatus (n=6)311.0±216.0 
33.0-809.0
603.2±213.1 
46.8-866.1
528.2±123.8 
300.2-743.2
617.3±412.2 
96.3-1356
1189±602.1 
295.3-2355
258.4±176.3 
26.49-510
3451±1456 
1921-5948
Lutjanus goreensis (n=6)321.8±86.5 
248.0-431.2
1116±820.5 
750.8-2186
420.4±231.3 
286.2-580.2
450.3±180.2 
261.1-530.2
360.3±99.2 
260.8-390.5
460.8±35.0 
410.8-520.1
3148±1126 
1196-4180
Sphyraena piscatorum (n=6)300.9±78.6 
230.6-420.4
930.2±420.4 
330.1-1920
399.2±140.1 
230.8-490.2
410.6±120.3 
230.1-515.4
318.3±68.2 
250.3-350.5
420.8±22.6 
390.8-450.4
3000±950.3 
1345-3948