EXPLORATION OF SOFTCORAL AS ANTIOXIDANT AT PONGOK ISLAND, SOUTH BANGKA

  • Rezi Apri Institut Pertanian Bogor
  • Neviaty P. Zamani Departemen Ilmu dan Teknologi Kelautan Departemen Manajemen Sumberdaya Perairan Fakultas Perikanan dan Ilmu Kelautan, Institut Pertanian Bogor
  • Hefni Effendi Departemen Ilmu dan Teknologi Kelautan Departemen Manajemen Sumberdaya Perairan Fakultas Perikanan dan Ilmu Kelautan, Institut Pertanian Bogor
Keywords: Sinularia sp, Lobophytum sp, antioxidant, phytochemical

Abstract

Soft coral was a part of reef ecosystem that can produce secondary metabolic compounds, as a response to the environment to survive. The metabolic secundaris one of antioxidant. The purpose of this study to look at the compounds contained in the soft coral Sinularia sp and Lobophytum sp at Pongok Island, South Bangka as antioxidant at a depth of 3 meters and 9 meters. Phytochemical analysis of the study results showed that the soft coral Sinularia sp and Lobophytum sp containing compounds Alkaloids, Flavonoids, Phenols Hydroquinone, Steroids, Triterpenoids, Tannins, and saponin.

Published
2017-04-06
How to Cite
Apri, R., Zamani, N. P., & Effendi, H. (2017). EXPLORATION OF SOFTCORAL AS ANTIOXIDANT AT PONGOK ISLAND, SOUTH BANGKA. Jurnal Teknologi Perikanan Dan Kelautan, 4(2), 211-217. https://doi.org/10.24319/jtpk.4.211-217
Section
JTPK NOVEMBER 2013