Toxic Marine Puffer Fish in Thailand Seas and Tetrodotoxin They Contained

  title={Toxic Marine Puffer Fish in Thailand Seas and Tetrodotoxin They Contained},
  author={Monrat Chulanetra and Nitat Sookrung and Potjanee Srimanote and Nitaya Indrawattana and Jeeraphong Thanongsaksrikul and Yuwaporn Sakolvaree and Manas Chongsa-Nguan and Hisao Kurazono and Wanpen Chaicumpa},
A total of 155 puffers caught from two of Thailand's seas, the Gulf of Siam and the Andaman seas, during April to July 2010 were included in this study. Among 125 puffers from the Gulf of Siam, 18 were Lagocephalus lunaris and 107 were L. spadiceus which were the same two species found previously in 2000-2001. Thirty puffers were collected from the Andaman seas, 28 Tetraodon nigroviridis and two juvenile Arothron reticularis; the two new species totally replaced the nine species found… CONTINUE READING
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