Tetrodon - definition of Tetrodon by The Free Dictionary
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|n.||1.||(Zool.) Any one of numerous species of plectognath fishes belonging to Tetrodon and allied genera. Each jaw is furnished with two large, thick, beaklike, bony teeth.|
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dubius was found to be similar to Pandanus tetrodon
morphologically but stusides show that the species have difference in their mesocarp .
68 0 3 polyschides tetrodon
5 0 14 Pyramidella crenulata 52 3 1 Retusa sulfata 31 1 0 Retusidae 1 32 32 6 Rimosodaphnella morra 12 0 0 Rissoina striosa 197 22 0 Semele proficua 100 58 1 Strigilla cf.
Tetrodon pusillus Klunzinger, 1871: 645 (type locality, El Quseir, Red Sea).
One of two syntypes of Tetrodon reticularis Bloch & Schneider at the Museum fur Naturkunde der Humboldt-Universitat, Berlin is lost (Paepke 1999).
Kao wrote in 1966 that "it may be fair to say that the incidence of tetrodon
poisoning in Japan has been brought to the lowest possible rate.