General Information

Event name: SE-95-002
Country: SWEDEN
Nature of the harmful event:
High Phyto concentration
Event directly affected:
Toxicity detected: Yes
Associated syndrome: OTHER
Unexplained toxicity: No
Species implicated in toxin transmission (transvector):
Report the outcome of a monitoring programme: Yes
Event occurred before in this location: No
Individuals to contact: OLSSON, Per

Location & Date

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Location: Latitude: 55.833056, Longitude: 12.666667
General location information: Central Íresund.,
HAB Area code(s): SE-06
Additional location information:
Bloom event dates (yyyy/mm/dd): Event Date:1995-08-03
Start: 1995-08-03,
Quarantine levels dates (yyyy/mm/dd):
Additional date-related information:


Causative organism known: Yes
Causative Species/Genus: Nodularia spumigena ( cells/L)
Co-Ocurring Species/Genus:
Chlorophyll concentration, if known: µg/l
Additional bloom information:
Event-related bibliography:

Environmental Conditions

Weather: Turbidity (NTU): Wind direction:
Stratified water: No Oxygen content (nL/L): Wind velocity:
Temperature (°C): Oxygen saturation %: Current Direction:
Sechhi disk (m): Salinity: Current Velocity: 0
Nutrient information:
Temperature Range During Event: Max: 22 °C, Min: 21 °C
Salinity Range During Event:
Bloom location in the water column:
Growth Comments
Additional Environmental information: Occassionally very turbid water along the shores.

Toxin Assay Information

Species containing the toxin Toxin type Toxin details Max. concentration Assay type
Kit used: Type of kit used:
Additional information: Sample 30 July showed +++, high toxicity.
Economic losses:
Management decision:
Additional harmful effect information: Effects not reported.
Updated at 04:24 on 1 Mar 2018