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Table 1 Physiochemical parameters of water in Epe lagoon

From: Comparative partition coefficients of BTEX and OCPs between host Synodontis clarias and parasite Wenyonia acuminata

Parameters Concentrations FEPA (2003)
Temperature (°C) 25.8 ± 0.3 < 40
pH 6.5 ± 0.1 6–9
DO (mg/L) 8.7 ± 0.2 > 5.0
TSS (mg/L) 9 ± 1.5 30
TDS (mg/L) 110.1 ± 5.6 2000
Conductivity (μS/cm) 172.8 ± 2.6 400
Salinity (ppt) 4.5 ± 0.5 NA
Turbidity (NTU) 8.57 ± 2.5 10