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  • Ciguateratoxin — Ciguatẹratoxin   [spanisch ciguatera »Eiweißvergiftung«], bei Speisefischen v. a. des Pazifischen und Indischen Ozeans (z. B. Thunfische, Zackenbarsche, Makrelen) gefundenes Toxin, das eine in den Tropen immer häufiger auftretende (in 12 % der… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • ciguateratoxin — noun Any of several toxins found in some carnivorous fish that have been contaminated by the alga Gambierdiscus toxicus …   Wiktionary

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