plototoxin

plototoxin

(plō″tō-tŏk′sĭn)
A toxic substance present in catfish, Plotosus lineatus.
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The venom glands, located along the dorsal and pectoral spines, inject venom (plototoxin) when the serrated spines penetrate a person's skin, causing great pain (Herre 1949; Halstead 1988).