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Posidonia oceanica and Zostera marina as Potential Biomarkers of Heavy Metal Contamination in Coastal Systems

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Lila Ferrat, Sandy Wyllie-Echeverria, G. Cates Rex, Christine Pergent-Martini, Gerard Pergent, Jiping Zou, Michele Romeo, Vanina Pasqualini and Catherine Fernandez

Submitted: 13 April 2011 Published: 16 May 2012

DOI: 10.5772/32772

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Ecological Water Quality - Water Treatment and Reuse

Edited by Kostas Voudouris

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Written By

Lila Ferrat, Sandy Wyllie-Echeverria, G. Cates Rex, Christine Pergent-Martini, Gerard Pergent, Jiping Zou, Michele Romeo, Vanina Pasqualini and Catherine Fernandez

Submitted: 13 April 2011 Published: 16 May 2012