Kazem Darvish Bastami, Mehrshad Taheri, Maryam Yazdani Foshtomi, Sarah Haghparast, Ali Hamzehpour, Hossein Bagheri, Marjan Esmaeilzadeh, Neda Molamohyeddin. Nematode community structure in relation to metals in the southern of Caspian Sea[J]. Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 2017, 36(10): 79-86. doi: 10.1007/s13131-017-1051-x
Citation: Kazem Darvish Bastami, Mehrshad Taheri, Maryam Yazdani Foshtomi, Sarah Haghparast, Ali Hamzehpour, Hossein Bagheri, Marjan Esmaeilzadeh, Neda Molamohyeddin. Nematode community structure in relation to metals in the southern of Caspian Sea[J]. Acta Oceanologica Sinica, 2017, 36(10): 79-86. doi: 10.1007/s13131-017-1051-x

Nematode community structure in relation to metals in the southern of Caspian Sea

doi: 10.1007/s13131-017-1051-x
  • Received Date: 2016-05-10
  • Spatial distribution and structure of nematode assemblages in coastal sediments of the southern part of the Caspian Sea were studied in relation to environmental factors. By considering metals, organic matter, Shannon diversity index (H), maturity index (MI) and trophic diversity (ITD), ecological quality status of sediment was also determined. Fifteen nematode species belonging to eleven genera were identified at the sampling sites. Average density of nematode inhabiting in sediment of the studied area was 139.78±98.91 (ind. per 15.20 cm2). According to redundancy analysis (RDA), there was high correlation between metals and some species. Based on biological indicators, the studied area had different environmental quality. Generally, chemical and biological indices showed different results while biological indices displayed similar results in more sites.
  • loading
  • Abrantes A, Pinto F, Moreira M H. 1999. Ecology of polychaete Nereis diversicolor, in the Cannal de Mira (Ria de Averio, Portugal). population dynamics, production and oogenic cycle. Acta Oecologica, 20(4):267-283
    Armenteros M, Pérez-García J A, Ruiz-Abierno A, et al. 2010. Effects of organic enrichment on nematode assemblages in a microcosm experiment. Mar Environ Res, 70(5):374-382
    Armenteros M, Ruiz-Abierno A, Fernández-Garcés R, et al. 2009. Biodiversity patterns of free-living marine nematodes in a tropical bay:Cienfuegos, Caribbean Sea. Estuar Coast Shelf Sci, 85(2):179-189
    ASTM. 2013. D4698-92, 2013, Standard Practice for Total Digestion of Sediment Samples for Chemical Analysis of Various Metals. West Conshohocken, PA:ASTM International. www.astm.org
    Austen M C, McEvoy A J. 1997. The use of offshore meiobenthic communities in laboratory microcosm experiments:response to heavy metal contamination. J Exp Mar Biol Ecol, 211(2):247-261
    Austen M C. 2004. Natural nematode communities are useful tools to address ecological and applied questions. Nematol Monogr Perspect, 2:1-17
    Austen M C, Somerfield P J A. 1997. Community level sediment bioassay applied to an estuarine heavy metal gradient. Mar Environ Res, 43:315-328
    Bengtsson B E, Bergström B. 1987. A flowthrough fecundity test with Nitocra spinipes (harpacticoidea crustacea) for aquatic toxicity. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf, 14(3):260-268
    Beyrem H, Aissa P. 2000. Les nématodes libres, organismes-sentinelles de l'évolution des concentrations d'hydrocarbures dans la baie de Bizerte (Tunisie). Cah Biol Mar, 41(3):329-342
    Bianchelli S, Gambi C, Pusceddu A, et al. 2008. Trophic conditions and meiofaunal assemblages in the Bari Canyon and the adjacent open slope (Adriatic Sea). Chem Ecol, 24(S1):101-109
    Birshtein Y A, Vinogradov L G, Kondakov N N, et al. 1968. Atlas of Invertebrates of the Caspian Sea. Moscow:Pishchevaya Promyshlennost
    Bongers T. 1990. The maturity index:an ecological measure of environmental disturbance based on nematode species composition. Oecologia, 83:14-19
    Bongers T, Alkemade R, Yeates G W. 1991. Interpretation of disturbance-induced maturity decrease in marine nematode assemblages by means of the Maturity Index. Mar Ecol Prog Ser, 76:135-142
    Bongers T, van de Haar J. 1990. On the potential of basing an ecological typology of aquatic sediments on the nematode fauna:an example from the river Rhine. Hydrobiol Bull, 24(1):37-45
    Boucher G. 1980. Impact of Amoco Cadiz oil spill on intertidal and sublittoral meiofauna. Mar Poll Bull, 11(4):95-101
    Boufahja F, Hedfi A, Amorri J, et al. 2011. An assessment of the impact of chromium-amended sediment on a marine nematode assemblage using microcosm bioassays. Biol Trace Elem Res, 142(2):242-255
    Castro P, Huber M. 2003. Marine Biology,4th ed.Boston:McGraw Hill
    Chesunov A V. 1980. New data on free-living nematodes of the superfamily Monhysteroidea in the Caspian Sea. Zool Zh, 59(7):973-985
    Clarke K R, Warwick R M. 2001. Change in marine communities:an approach to statistical analysis and interpretation, 2nd ed,Plymouth: PRIMER-E Ltd
    Danovaro R, Fabiano M, Vincx M. 1995. Meiofauna response to the Agip Abruzzo oil spill in subtidal sediments of the Ligurian Sea. Mar Poll Bull, 30(2):133-145
    Danovaro R, Gambi C, Dell'Anno A, et al. 2008. Exponential decline of deep-sea ecosystem functioning linked to benthic biodiversity loss. Curr Biol, 18(1):1-8
    De Beer D, Wenzhöfer F, Ferdelman T G, et al. 2005. Transport and mineralization rates in North Sea sandy intertidal sediments, Sylt-Rømø Basin, Wadden Sea. Limnol Oceanogr, 50(1):113-127
    Essink K, Keidel H. 1998. Changes in estuarine nematode communities following a decrease of organic pollution. Aquat Ecol, 32(3):195-202
    Fonseca G, Maria T F, Kandratavicius N, et al. 2014. Testing for nematode-granulometry relationships. Mar Biodiv, 44(3):435-443
    Fraschetti S, Gambi C, Giangrande A, et al. 2006. Structural and functional response of meiofauna rocky assemblages to sewage pollution. Mar Pollut Bull, 52(5):540-548
    Gambi C, Danovaro R. 2016. Biodiversity and life strategies of deep-sea meiofauna and nematode assemblages in the Whittard Canyon (Celtic margin, NE Atlantic Ocean). Deep Sea Res I Oceanogr Res Papers, 108:13-22
    Giere O. 2009. Meiobenthology:The Microscopic Motile Fauna of Aquatic Sediments,2nd ed. Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag
    Gyedu-Ababio T K, Baird D. 2006. Response of meiofauna and nematode communities to increased levels of contaminants in a laboratory microcosm experiment. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf, 63(3):443-450
    Hedfi A, Mahmoudi E, Beyrem H, et al. 2008. Réponse d'une communauté de nématodes libres marins à une contamination par le cuivre:étude microcosmique. Bull de la Soc Zool de France, 133(1-3):97-106
    Hedfi A, Mahmoudi E, Boufahja F, et al. 2007. Effects of increasing levels of nickel contamination on structure of offshore nematode communities in experimental microcosms. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol, 79(3):345-349
    Heip C H R, Vincx M, Vranken G. 1985. The ecology of marine nematodes. Oceanogr Mar Biol Ann Rev, 23:399-489
    Horowitz A J, Elrick K A. 1987. The relation of stream sediment surface area, grain size and composition to trace element chemistry. Appl Geochem, 2:437-451
    Howell R. 1983. Heavy metals in marine nematodes:uptake, tissue distribution and loss of copper and zinc. Mar Pollut Bull, 14(7):263-268
    Jensen P. 1987. Feeding ecology of free-living aquatic nematodes. Mar Ecol Prog Ser, 35:187-196
    Leduc D, Nodder S D, Berkenbusch K, et al. 2015. Effect of core surface area and sediment depth on estimates of deep-sea nematode genus richness and community structure. Mar Biodiv, 45(3):349-356
    Lehtinen K J, Bengtsson B E, Bergstrom B. 1984. The toxicity of effluents from a TiO2 plant to the harpacticoid copepod Nitocra spinipes Boeck. Mar Environ Res, 12(4):273-283
    Lepš J, ŠMilauer P. 2003. Multivariate Analysis of Ecological Data Using CANOCO,Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
    Long E R, MacDonald D D, Smith S L, et al. 1995. Incidence of adverse biological effects within ranges of chemical concentrations in marine and estuarine sediments. Environ Manag, 19(1):81-97
    Long E R, MacDonald D D. 1998. Recommended uses of empirically derived, sediment quality guidelines for marine and estuarine ecosystems. Hum Ecol Risk Assess Int J, 4(5):1019-1039
    MacDonald D D, Carr R S, Calder F D, et al. 1996. Development and evaluation of sediment quality guidelines for Florida coastal waters. Ecotoxicology, 5(4):253-278
    Mahmoudi E, Beyrem H, Baccar L, et al. 2002. Response of free-living Nematodes to the quality of water and sediment at Bou Chrara Lagoon (Tunisia) during winter 2000. Mediterr Mar Sci, 3(2):133-146
    Mahmoudi E, Essid E, Beyrem H, et al. 2007. Individual and combined effects of lead and zinc on a free-living marine nematode community:results from microcosm experiments. J Exp Mar Biol Ecol, 343(2):217-226
    Maria T F, Paiva P, Vanreusel A, et al. 2013. The relationship between sandy beach nematodes and environmental characteristics in two Brazilian sandy beaches (Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro). An Acad Bras Ciênc, 85(1):257-270
    McCave I N. 1984. Size spectra and aggregation of suspended particles in the deep ocean. Deep-Sea Res, 31:329-352
    Millward R N, Grant A. 1995. Assessing the impact of copper on nematode communities from a chronically metal-enriched estuary using pollution-induced community tolerance. Mar Pollut Bull, 30(11):701-706
    Mirto S, La Rosa T, Gambi C, et al. 2002. Nematode community response to fish-farm impact in the western Mediterranean. Environ Pollut, 116(2):203-214
    Mirzajani A R, Yosefzad E, Sayad Rahim M, et al. 2003. Investigation on meiofauna and substrate characteristic in the southern Caspian Sea (Guilen province). Iran Sci Fish J, 11(4):119-132
    Moreno M, Ferrero T J, Gallizia I, et al. 2008a. An assessment of the spatial heterogeneity of environmental disturbance within an enclosed harbour through the analysis of meiofauna and nematode assemblages. Estuar Coast Shelf Sci, 77(4):565-576
    Moreno M, Semprucci F, Vezzulli L, et al. 2011. The use of nematodes in assessing ecological quality status in the Mediterranean coastal ecosystems. Ecol Indic, 11(2):328-336
    Moreno M, Vezzulli L, Marin V, et al. 2008b. The use of meiofauna diversity as an indicator of pollution in harbours. ICES J Mar Sci, 65(8):1428-1435
    Neilson R, Boag B, Palmer L F. 1996. The effect of environment on marine nematode assemblages as indicated by the maturity index. Nematologica, 42(2):232-242
    Riemann F, Schrage M. 1978. The mucus-trap hypothesis on feeding of aquatic nematodes and implications for biodegradation and sediment texture. Oecologia, 34(1):75-88
    Riyazi B. 2002. Investigation on benthos invertebrates of the Gomishan wetland. Iran J Nat Res, 55(2):211-223
    Somerfield P J, Gee J M, Warwick R M. 1994. Soft sediment meiofaunal community structure in relation to a long-term heavy metal gradient in the Fal estuary system. Mar Ecol Prog Ser, 105:79-88
    Taheri M, Grego M, Riedel B, et al. 2015. Patterns in nematode community during and after experimentally induced anoxia in the northern Adriatic Sea. Mar Environ Res, 110:110-123
    Tchesunov A V. 1981. Free-living nematodes of the group of Theristus flevensis (Monhysterida) species in the Caspian sea. Byulleten' Mosk Obshch Isput Prir (Otd Biol), 86:63-70
    Ter Braak C J F, Smilauer P. 2002. CANOCO Reference Manual and CanoDraw for Windows User'S Guide:Software for Canonical Community Ordination (version 4.5),Ithaca,New York:Microcomputer Power
    Tietjen J H. 1980. Population structure and species composition of the free-living nematodes inhabiting sands of the New York Bight apex. Estuar Coas Shelf Sci, 10(1):61-73
    Vanaverbeke J, Merckx B, Degraer S, et al. 2011. Sediment-related distribution patterns of nematodes and macrofauna:two sides of the benthic coin?. Mar Environ Res, 71(1):31-40
    Vanaverbeke J, Soetaert K, Vincx M. 2004. Changes in morphometric characteristics of nematode communities during a spring phytoplankton bloom deposition. Mar Ecol Prog Ser, 273:139-146
    Verriopoulos G, Moraitou-Apostolopoulou M. 1989. Toxicity of zinc to the marine copepod Tisbe holothuriae; the importance of the food factor. Arch Hydrobiol, 114(3):457-463
    Vranken G, Tiré C, Heip C. 1989. Effect of temperature and food on hexavalent chromium toxicity to the marine nematode Monhystera disjuncta. Mar Environ Res, 27(2):127-136
    Warwick R M. 1988. The level of taxonomic discrimination required to detect pollution effects on marine benthic communities. Mar Pollut Bull, 19(6):259-268
    Wentworth C K. 1992. A scale of grade and class terms for clastic sediments. J Geol, 30(5):377-392
    Wieser W. 1953. Die Beziehung zwischen Mundhoehlengestalt, Ernaehrugsweise und Vorkommen bei freilebenden marinen Nematoden. Zool Arch, 4:439-484
    Zenkevich L A. 1963. Biology of the Seas of the U.S.S.R. Botcharskaya S, trans.New York:Interscience Publishers
  • 加载中

Catalog

    通讯作者: 陈斌, bchen63@163.com
    • 1. 

      沈阳化工大学材料科学与工程学院 沈阳 110142

    1. 本站搜索
    2. 百度学术搜索
    3. 万方数据库搜索
    4. CNKI搜索

    Article Metrics

    Article views (846) PDF downloads(1141) Cited by()
    Proportional views
    Related

    /

    DownLoad:  Full-Size Img  PowerPoint
    Return
    Return