General Information

Event name: SE-12-002
Country: SWEDEN
Nature of the harmful event:
Mass mortalities
Event directly affected:
Natural Fish
Toxicity detected: No
Associated syndrome: OTHER
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: KARLSON, Bengt

Location & Date

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Location: Latitude: , Longitude:
General location information: Near the town of Mönsterås, County of Kalmar
HAB Area code(s): SE-04
Additional location information: Western part of the Baltic Proper
Bloom event dates (yyyy/mm/dd): Event Date:2012-06-01
Start: 2012-06-01, End: 2012-06-30
Quarantine levels dates (yyyy/mm/dd):
Additional date-related information: Exact date not reported


Causative organism known: Yes
Causative Species/Genus: Karlodinium veneficum ( cells/L)
Karlodinium cf. veneficum, high abundances (not specified)
Co-Ocurring Species/Genus:
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 04:16 on 6 Aug 2018
Updated at 10:18 on 18 Oct 2018