clupeoid fish poisoning
clupeotoxism

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • clupeotoxic fishes — those fishes causing clupeoid fish poisoning; certain clupeiform members of the families Clupeidae, Engraulidae and Elopidae in the tropical Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea and tropical Pacific Ocean. Tropical clupeiform fishes according to some… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • poisonous fishes — any fish containing a poison (exclusive of bacterial poisons). Sometimes restricted to those fishes whose poisons enter the victim s body orally, excluding venomous fish whose poison is introduced from glands by means of spines. For treatment of… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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