General Information

Event name: SE-95-009
Country: SWEDEN
Nature of the harmful event:
High Phyto concentration
Event directly affected:
Toxicity detected: No
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: Yes (Present every year.)
Individuals to contact: OLSSON, Per

Location & Date

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Location: Latitude: 56.268056, Longitude: 12.000000
General location information: The Kattegat,
HAB Area code(s): SE-07
Additional location information: 56.28 - 57.50 šN ; 12.00 - 12.33 šE.
Bloom event dates (yyyy/mm/dd):
Quarantine levels dates (yyyy/mm/dd):
Additional date-related information: October - December.


Causative organism known: Yes
Causative Species/Genus: Dinophysis norvegica (3,500 - 9, 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: °C, Min: °C
Salinity Range During Event:
Bloom location in the water column:
In situ
Growth Comments
Additional Environmental information:

Toxin Assay Information

Species containing the toxin Toxin type Toxin details Max. concentration Assay type
Kit used: Type of kit used:
Additional information:
Economic losses:
Management decision: None.
Additional harmful effect information: No toxic effects reported. No data of toxin concentration.
Updated at 07:25 on 18 Mar 2020