General Information

Event name: PF-20-070
Nature of the harmful event:
Seafood toxins
Event directly affected:
Toxicity detected: No
Associated syndrome: CFP (Ciguatera Fish Poisoning)
Unexplained toxicity:
Species implicated in toxin transmission (transvector): Lutjanus fulvus
Report the outcome of a monitoring programme: Yes (CFP monitoring programme of French Polynesia)
Event occurred before in this location: Yes
Individuals to contact: GATTI, Clémence

Location & Date

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General location information: RAIVAVAE, Australes archipelago
HAB Area code(s): PF-AUST
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Bloom event dates (yyyy/mm/dd): Event Date:2020-10-23
Start: 2020-10-23, End: 2020-10-23
Quarantine levels dates (yyyy/mm/dd): First detection: 2020-10-23, End: 2020-10-23
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Causative organism known: No
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Chlorophyll concentration, if known: µg/l
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Environmental Conditions

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Toxin Assay Information

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Created at 11:23 on 26 Oct 2020
Updated at 00:00 on 30 Nov -1
Checked at 00:00 on 30 Nov -1