ostracitoxin


ostracitoxin
the fish poison secreted into the water by fishes of the genus Ostracion (Ostraciontidae). The poison is heat stable, non-dialysable, hemolytic, and non-protein in nature

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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