Table 1 The behavior study of fish during the exposure period to different concentrations of B-AgNPs

From: Long-term exposure to high-concentration silver nanoparticles induced toxicity, fatality, bioaccumulation, and histological alteration in fish (Cyprinus carpio)

Behavior categories Food rejection Reduced feces excretion Lack of swimming Fin movement Motionless and presence on side Movement toward the surface
Control Normal Normal Normal Normal Normal Normal
B-AgNPs
0.03 mg/L Normal Normal Normal Normal Normal Normal
0.06 mg/L Normal Normal Normal Normal Normal Less
0.09 mg/L Less food intake comparatively other groups Normal Less Normal Less motionless Less