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- Soulen, Brianne K., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Marine pollution bulletin 2017 v.115 no.1-2 pp. 266-272
- Epinephelus marginatus; bioaccumulation; body size; coasts; diet; endangered species; estuaries; grouper; habitats; humans; littoral zone; mercury; water pollution; watersheds
- ... Our study incorporated a comprehensive suite of parameters (i.e., body size, age, diet and trophic position) to investigate mercury concentration in dusky groupers Epinephelus marginatus. This study was carried out in rocky bottoms in littoral and neritic habitats along the Southern Brazilian coast. We also determined spatial variation in mercury concentrations in individuals inhabiting both zones ...