Lance fish

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Lance´ fish`

n.1.(Zool.) A slender marine fish of the genus Ammodytes, especially Ammodytes tobianus of the English coast; - called also sand lance.
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However, 16 of the 228 samples (7%) exceeded the regulation values set by the Japanese authorities for Cs-134/Cs-137, including bamboo shoots (eight samples), shiitake mushrooms (four samples), ostrich fern (two samples), turnip (one sample) and sand lance fish (one sample).
In Fukushima prefecture there are restrictions on the distribution and consumption of sand lance fish.