ISSN: 2249–9504
CAS CODEN: IJPCDX

EFFECT OF MALATHION ON ACID PHOSPHATASE ACTIVITY OF FRESH WATER FISH CHANNA PUNCTATUS

Abstract

Author(s): Magar RS1and Afsar Shaikh2

Malathion is commonly used insecticide for agricultural and non agricultural purpose in India. The acid phosphatase activity of liver and muscle of fresh water fish Channa punctatuswas studied after exposure to sublethal concentration of malathion. There is significant decrease in acid phosphatase activity of liver and muscle in treated group compared with control.

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