Effect of Toxicity on Behavioral Changes in Freshwater Fish


  • Ramesh Chandra




Malathion, Toxicity,Behaviour, Fish.


Malathion, the earliest nonsystemic, wide-spectrum insecticide may additionally be found in formulations with several alternative pesticides, is found to be extremely noxious to varied non-targeted aquatic organisms together with fish. Conducive issues to the sensitivity of fish to insecticide Malathion exposure look to be its high rate of gill absorption because of the lipophilicity. Further, it can induce neurotoxicity, capability aerophilous stress, or alteration of inhibitor system and lipid peroxidation. In recent years, the high rate of increase in human population and speedy pace of manufacturing have created drawbacks of disposal of wastewaters. Domestic wastes and untreated or partly treated industrial effluents, supplemented with pollutants like significant metals, pesticides, and lots of organic compounds, have greatly contributed to huge aquatic ecosystem toxicity.




How to Cite

Effect of Toxicity on Behavioral Changes in Freshwater Fish . (2022). Knowledgeable Research: A Multidisciplinary Journal, 1(3), 25-29. https://doi.org/10.57067/pprt.2022.1.3.25-29