Metal contamination in aquatic species from Africa

Published: 2 July 2020| Version 3 | DOI: 10.17632/4bpc9s4c49.3


Compilation of results from studies related to metal contamination in aquatic species from Africa.


Steps to reproduce

- A query was made in Google Scholar using: "metal AND contamination AND fish AND (name of the country)" - The related paper were selected base on their title - The result of each paper were extracted from the PDF version using the software "Tabula 1.2.1" or directly transcripted to the dataset - The LATITUDE and LONGITUDE coordinates were extracted from the original paper (if mentioned) or found using "GPS coordinate" ( based on the name of the sampling site - The taxonomic name and phylogeny of each species were verifyed using "WORMS" (


Universidad de Oviedo


Marine Ecotoxicology