Natural Science > Biology > TS-2014-13

Research Title Diversity and ecology of Acanthocephalan parasites freshwater fishes from the seven lakes of San Pablo City, Philippines and their potential as bioindicators of heavy metal pollution
Research Personnel Leader:
Staff:
Dr. Vachel Gay V. Paller

Research Duration Start:
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1 February 2013
31 January 2015
Research Location UPLB
Research Description It aims to update the list of acanthocephalan fauna of the Philippine freshwater fishes and to generate baseline information on their ecology and potential use as bioindicator of heavy metal pollution in aquatic ecosystems.
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Research Beneficiary(ies) Consumers, general public
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UPLB


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2014
₱431,231.00
Code TS-2014-13
KRA Code Integrity of the environment and climate change adaptation and mitigation
Priority Thrust DOST
R&D


Sector Natural Sciences
Actual Sector Ecology
Related sectors Environmental, Marine Biology
Entry revision: January 2021