PAN Pesticides Database - Chemical Toxicity Studies on Aquatic Organisms

Acute Aquatic Ecotoxicity Summaries for DDT, p,p' on Fish

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?

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  
Walking catfish Clarias batrachus 8.11 6.20 4 Very Highly Toxic  
Giant gourami Colisa fasciata 175.0 55.0 2 Highly Toxic  
Brook stickleback Culaea inconstans 67.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Shiner perch Cymatogaster aggregata 4.03 3.58 2 Very Highly Toxic  
Minnow,carp family Cyprinidae 159.0 91.0 2 Highly Toxic  
Sheepshead minnow Cyprinodon variegatus 5.00 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Killifish, topminnow family Cyprinodontidae 12.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Cyprinus carpio 746.5 1,338 26 Highly Toxic  
Nehu Encrasicholina purpurea 1.00 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Northern pike Esox lucius 3.30 1.61 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Mummichog Fundulus heteroclitus 5.34 2.99 5 Very Highly Toxic  
Striped killifish Fundulus majalis 2.00 0.82 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Longnose killifish Fundulus similis 5.50 - 2 Very Highly Toxic  
Western mosquitofish Gambusia affinis 127.8 269.3 31 Highly Toxic  
Green fish Girella punctata 6.67 0.47 4 Very Highly Toxic  
Indian catfish Heteropneustes fossilis 8,998 8,488 5 Moderately Toxic  
Channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus 546.8 876.4 30 Highly Toxic  
Aholehole Kuhlia sandvicensis 7.40 3.40 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Rohu Labeo rohita 6,400 - 1 Moderately Toxic  
Spot Leiostomus xanthurus 3.50 1.50 2 Very Highly Toxic  
Green sunfish Lepomis cyanellus 9.32 6.41 15 Very Highly Toxic  
Pumpkinseed Lepomis gibbosus 4.48 2.23 5 Very Highly Toxic  
Bluegill Lepomis macrochirus 7.41 4.82 49 Very Highly Toxic  
Longear sunfish Lepomis megalotis 8.70 3.80 2 Very Highly Toxic  
Redear sunfish Lepomis microlophus 13.0 5.89 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Cyprinid Leucaspius delineatus 1,634,840 2,694,779 4 Not Acutely Toxic Outlier 
Carp Leuciscus idus melanotus 200.0 - 1 Highly Toxic  
Borneo Mullet Liza macrolepis 12.0 2.28 5 Very Highly Toxic  
Paradise fish Macropodus cupanus 2,545 268.0 2 Moderately Toxic  
Atlantic silverside Menidia menidia 1.60 1.70 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Dwarf perch Micrometrus minimus 2.43 2.17 2 Very Highly Toxic  
Largemouth bass Micropterus salmoides 2.19 1.09 7 Very Highly Toxic  
Oriental weatherfish Misgurnus anguillicaudatus 295.0 55.0 2 Highly Toxic  
Striped bass Morone saxatilis 0.53 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Striped mullet Mugil cephalus 3.63 2.32 6 Very Highly Toxic  
White mullet Mugil curema 0.60 0.20 2 Very Highly Toxic  
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