PAN Pesticides Database - Chemical Toxicity Studies on Aquatic Organisms

Acute Aquatic Ecotoxicity Summaries for DDT, p,p' on All Taxa Groups

Use(s): Insecticide    Chem Class: Organochlorine    U.S. EPA PC Code:029201    CAS Number: 50-29-3
Sorted by Organism Group, Scientific Name and LC50. Species summary toxicity data are derived from the U.S. EPA AQUIRE database.
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Common Name Scientific Name Avg Species LC50 (ug/L) LC50 Std Dev Number of Studies Avg Species Rating Outlier Result for Organism Group?

Amphibians

Frog and toad order Anura 31,000 - 1 Slightly Toxic  
Toad Bufo bufo japonicus 31,000 - 1 Slightly Toxic  
Toad Bufo vulgaris formosus 40,000 - 1 Slightly Toxic  
Fowler's toad Bufo woodhousei fowleri 2,008 1,825 10 Moderately Toxic  
Striped, Northern chorus frog Pseudacris triseriata 1,100 300.0 2 Moderately Toxic  
Western chorus frog Pseudacris triseriata triseria 1,033 262.5 3 Moderately Toxic  
Bog frog Rana limnocharis 377.0 - 1 Highly Toxic  

 
Annelida

Polychaete worm Capitella capitata 520.0 480.0 2 Highly Toxic  
Fireworm Eurythoe complanata 1,000 - 5 Moderately Toxic  
Oligochaete, worm Lumbriculus variegatus 130.0 - 2 Highly Toxic  
Polychaete Neanthes grubei 1,000 - 1 Moderately Toxic  
Polychaete worm Nereis arenaceodentata 1,000 - 1 Moderately Toxic  
Polychaete Ophryotrocha labronica 1,000 - 1 Moderately Toxic  
Tubificid worm Tubifex tubifex 4,000 - 1 Moderately Toxic  
Oligochaete family Tubificidae 233,333 188,562 3 Not Acutely Toxic Outlier 

 
Crustaceans

Aquatic sowbug Asellus brevicaudus 6.30 1.99 4 Very Highly Toxic  
Crab Barytelphusa cunicularis 1,275 553.1 4 Moderately Toxic Outlier 
Blue crab Callinectes sapidus 63.8 34.7 16 Very Highly Toxic  
Dungeness or edible crab Cancer magister 1.10 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Bay shrimp, Sand shrimp Crangon septemspinosa 1.08 0.49 8 Very Highly Toxic  
Ostracod, Seed shrimp Cypridopsis vidua 72.5 57.5 2 Very Highly Toxic  
Crayfish/crab order Decapoda 400.0 - 1 Highly Toxic  
Amphipod Echinogammarus tibaldii 3.90 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
White shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei 8.70 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Decapod Lucifer sp. 26.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Shrimp Macrobrachium kistnensis 48.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Prawn Macrobrachium lamarrei 6.47 1.61 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Sand shrimp Metapenaeus monoceros 62.4 3.72 5 Very Highly Toxic  
Crab Nanosesarma sp. 15.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Crayfish Orconectes nais 22.7 33.5 16 Very Highly Toxic  
Longwrist hermit crab Pagurus longicarpus 6.33 0.47 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Korean or Oriental shrimp Palaemon macrodactylus 0.51 0.34 2 Very Highly Toxic  
Crab Paratelphusa jacquemontii 86.0 20.4 4 Very Highly Toxic  
Indian prawn Penaeus indicus 70.8 30.4 4 Very Highly Toxic  
White river crayfish Procambarus acutus acutus 28.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Red swamp crayfish Procambarus clarkii 600.0 - 3 Highly Toxic  

 
Fish

Bleak Alburnus alburnus 80.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Black bullhead Ameiurus melas 40.0 47.9 12 Very Highly Toxic  
American eel Anguilla rostrata 5.67 1.25 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Killifish Aplocheilus lineatus 135.8 13.0 2 Highly Toxic  
Freshwater drum Aplodinotus grunniens 10.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Two spot african barb Barbus dorsalis 73.3 17.9 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Goldfish Carassius auratus 37.7 28.8 24 Very Highly Toxic  
Crucian carp Carassius carassius 55.0 25.0 2 Very Highly Toxic  
Carp Carassius sp. 710.0 - 1 Highly Toxic  
Catla Catla catla 6,800 - 1 Moderately Toxic  
Snake-head catfish Channa punctata 60.1 37.1 5 Very Highly Toxic  
Snake-head catfish Channa striata 777.4 305.7 5 Highly Toxic  
Agohaze, goby Chasmichthys dolichognathus 7.60 2.14 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Carp, hawk fish Cirrhinus mrigala 6,400 - 1 Moderately Toxic  
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