General Information

Event name: JP-15-002
Country: JAPAN
Nature of the harmful event:
Water Discoloration , High Phyto concentration
Event directly affected:
Seaweed
Toxicity detected: No
Associated syndrome:
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: SAKAMOTO, Setsuko

Location & Date

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Location: Latitude: , Longitude:
General location information: Fukuoka, Western Kyushu
HAB Area code(s): JP-05
Additional location information:
Bloom event dates (yyyy/mm/dd): Start: 2015-02-20, End: 2015-04-05
Quarantine levels dates (yyyy/mm/dd):
Additional date-related information: 45days

Microalgae

Causative organism known: Yes
Causative Species/Genus: Thalassiosira spp. (555 cells/L)
Chaetoceros spp. (440 cells/L)
Skeletonema spp. (2200 cells/L)
Eucampia zodiacus (238 cells/L)
Co-Ocurring Species/Genus:
Chlorophyll concentration, if known: µg/l
Additional bloom information:
Event-related bibliography: Kyushu Kaiiki no Akashio (2016) (in Japanese), FO-01

Environmental Conditions

Weather: Turbidity (NTU): Wind direction:
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Sechhi disk (m): Salinity: Current Velocity:
Nutrient information:
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Salinity Range During Event:
Bloom location in the water column:
Growth:
Growth Comments
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Toxin Assay Information

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Created at 04:07 on 1 Aug 2018
Updated at 07:11 on 2 Aug 2018