TITLE

red tide

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1863
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "red tide" is presented. It refers to the seasonal proliferation of certain dinoflagellates in coastal waters, which change the color of the water and produce a neurotoxin that kills fish and attacks shellfish.
ACCESSION #
21243690

 

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