General Information

Event name: ES-19-027
Country: SPAIN
Nature of the harmful event:
Seafood toxins
Event directly affected:
Toxicity detected: Yes (Approximate range: till 479 ėg eq okadaic/ kg)
Associated syndrome: DSP
Unexplained toxicity:
Species implicated in toxin transmission (transvector):
Report the outcome of a monitoring programme: No
Event occurred before in this location:
Individuals to contact: MAMAN, Luz

Location & Date

[View larger map]
Location: Latitude: , Longitude:
General location information: Gulf of Cadiz, South-west spain
HAB Area code(s): ES-10
Additional location information:
Bloom event dates (yyyy/mm/dd): Event Date:2019-01-10
Quarantine levels dates (yyyy/mm/dd):
Additional date-related information: beginning January to mid-February

Microalgae

Causative organism known: Yes
Causative Species/Genus: Dinophysis acuminata (1560 cells/L)
Co-Ocurring Species/Genus:
Chlorophyll concentration, if known: µg/l
Additional bloom information: D. acuminata complex
Event-related bibliography:

Environmental Conditions

Weather: Turbidity (NTU): Wind direction:
Stratified water: Oxygen content (nL/L): Wind velocity:
Temperature (°C): Oxygen saturation %: Current Direction:
Sechhi disk (m): Salinity: Current Velocity:
Nutrient information:
Temperature Range During Event: Max: °C, Min: °C
Salinity Range During Event:
Bloom location in the water column:
Growth:
Growth Comments
Additional Environmental information:

Toxin Assay Information

Species containing the toxin Toxin type Toxin details Max. concentration Assay type
Donax trunculus Okadaic Acid 479 LC-MS
Kit used: Type of kit used:
Additional information:
Economic losses:
Management decision:
Additional harmful effect information:
Created at 08:30 on 23 Mar 2021
Updated at 08:36 on 23 Mar 2021