English   español  
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10261/219062
Share/Impact:
Statistics
logo share SHARE logo core CORE   Add this article to your Mendeley library MendeleyBASE

Visualizar otros formatos: MARC | Dublin Core | RDF | ORE | MODS | METS | DIDL | DATACITE
Exportar a otros formatos:

DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.authorCapanni, F.-
dc.contributor.authorMuñoz-Arnanz, Juan-
dc.contributor.authorMarsili, Letizia-
dc.contributor.authorFossi, M. Cristina-
dc.contributor.authorJiménez, Begoña-
dc.date.accessioned2020-09-03T11:00:10Z-
dc.date.available2020-09-03T11:00:10Z-
dc.date.issued2020-
dc.identifierdoi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2020.111207-
dc.identifierissn: 1879-3363-
dc.identifier.citationMarine Pollution Bulletin 156 (2020)-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/219062-
dc.description.abstractBio-accumulation of high levels of persistent organic pollutants represent a serious conservation concern for Mediterranean marine odontocetes. In this study, blubber samples from 10 striped dolphins (Stenella coeruleoalba) stranded along the Italian coasts during 2015–2016 were analyzed. All specimens showed dl-PCBs > PBDEs ≫ PCDD/Fs. Median concentrations were 1820 ng/g l.w., 456 ng/g l.w. and 23.9 pg/g l.w., respectively. dl-PCBs accounted for 93.3% of total TEQs. PBDE concentrations suggest that the Mediterranean basin may be considered a hotspot for organobromine compounds. OCDD did not represent the greatest contributor to PCDD/Fs profile, most likely due to a change in dioxin environmental sources in the last two-three decades. Despite international regulations, the present study emphasized that POP exposure levels in Mediterranean striped dolphins have not declined significantly in recent years. Toxicological and risk assessment studies on this sentinel species may provide an early indication of potential adverse health effects on Mediterranean ecosystems.-
dc.description.sponsorshipF.C. acknowledges her grant under Erasmus + programme of the European Union. The authors thank Dr. Cristina Casalone and Dr. Carla Grattarola at C.Re.Di.Ma.- Centro di Referenza Nazionale per le indagini diagnostiche sui Mammiferi Marini spiaggiati (IZSTO) for kindly providing cetacean samples. The authors are grateful to the Osservatorio Toscano della Biodiversità (Archt. Sergio Ventrella, Dr. Cecilia Mancusi, Dr. Giuliana Terracciano) and the Accademia dei Fisiocritici di Siena (Mr.Fabrizio Cancelli-
dc.languageeng-
dc.rightsclosedAccess-
dc.subjectPOPs-
dc.subjectPollution-
dc.subjectStenella coeruleoalba-
dc.subjectMediterranean Sea-
dc.subjectTEQ-
dc.titleAssessment of PCDD/Fs, dioxin-like PCBs and PBDEs in Mediterranean striped dolphins-
dc.typeartículo-
dc.identifier.doihttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2020.111207-
dc.relation.publisherversionhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2020.111207-
dc.date.updated2020-09-03T11:00:10Z-
dc.contributor.funderEuropean Commission-
dc.relation.csic-
dc.identifier.funderhttp://dx.doi.org/10.13039/501100000780es_ES
Appears in Collections:(IQOG) Artículos
Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
accesoRestringido.pdf15,38 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail
View/Open
Show simple item record
 


WARNING: Items in Digital.CSIC are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.