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  • Small fishes as well as filter feeders such as clams ingest the diatoms and though the toxin, a metabolic product of the diatom, does not harm these hosts, both the diatoms and toxin can linger in host ailmentary systems for a time.

    The Bellingham Herald: Sports News 2010


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