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- Forbes, Thomas L., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Ecological applications 1999 v.9 no.2 pp. 482-495
- Polychaeta; adults; chronic toxicity; fecundity; hermaphroditism; juveniles; life history; models; population growth; sediments; survival rate; toxicity testing
- ... A Life‐Table‐Response Experiment lasting 78 d was performed to investigate the toxic effects of sediment‐associated 4‐n‐nonylphenol (NP) on growth, reproduction, and survivorship of isolated hermaphrodites of the infaunal polychaete Capitella sp. I. Demographic effects were evaluated using both a fully age‐classified and a simple two‐stage model to estimate population growth rates (λ). Decompositi ...