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Acute toxicity of technical trichlorphon to cyprinid fish

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Antón, F.A., Ariz, M. Acute toxicity of technical trichlorphon to cyprinid fish. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 53, 627–632 (1994). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00199036

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