PAN Pesticides Database - Chemical Toxicity Studies on Aquatic Organisms

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

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?

Zooplankton

Calanoid copepod Acartia sp. 28.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Opossum shrimp Americamysis bahia 0.45 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Brine shrimp Artemia salina 25,483 12,396 3 Slightly Toxic Outlier 
Rotifer Asplanchna brightwelli 2,218 - 1 Moderately Toxic  
Water flea Ceriodaphnia cornuta 23.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Water flea Ceriodaphnia reticulata 44.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Water flea order Cladocera 40,000 - 1 Slightly Toxic Outlier 
Cyclopoid copepod Cyclops sp. 515.0 - 1 Highly Toxic  
Water flea Daphnia magna 2,002 6,965 19 Moderately Toxic  
Water flea Daphnia pulex 5,057 3,366 7 Moderately Toxic  
Water flea Diaphanosoma excisum 28.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Scud Diporeia sp. 1.21 0.95 2 Very Highly Toxic  
Scud Elasmopus bampo 2.00 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Calanoid copepod Eucalanus sp. 12.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Scud Gammarus fasciatus 2.44 2.24 20 Very Highly Toxic  
Scud Gammarus italicus 7.00 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Scud Gammarus lacustris 6.04 3.52 10 Very Highly Toxic  
Scud Hyalella azteca 0.10 0.04 4 Very Highly Toxic  
Water flea Moina brachiata 49.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Water flea Moina macrocopa 16,533 16,593 3 Slightly Toxic  
Calanoid copepod Neodiaptomus kamakhiae 10.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Harpacticoid copepod Nitocra spinipes 30.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Grass shrimp,freshwater prawn Palaemonetes kadiakensis 3.98 2.56 19 Very Highly Toxic  
Marsh grass shrimp Palaemonetes vulgaris 6.37 4.18 3 Very Highly Toxic  
Chaetognaths Sagitta sp. 37.0 - 1 Very Highly Toxic  
Calanoid copepod Spicodiaptomus chilospinus 28.0 4.00 2 Very Highly Toxic  
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