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- n. salp
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of transparent, tubular, free-swimming oceanic tunicates found abundantly in all the warmer latitudes. See Illustration in Appendix.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The typical genus of Salpidæ.
- n. [lowercase; pl. salpæ (-pē).] A species of this genus; a salp.
- n. A kind of stockfish.
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- n. minute floating marine tunicate having a transparent body with an opening at each end
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A new scientific study in the journal Clinical Toxicology reports on two men who suffered long, bad trips after eating Sarpa salpa fish in Mediterranean restaurants.
Sarpa salpa, a species of sea bream now found in British waters, occasionally accumulates a powerful psychoactive compound called indole in its head, which can lead to ichthyoallyeinotoxism, or hallucinogenic fish poisoning.
Sarpa salpa are a popular dish in many Mediterranean restaurants.
In 2006 two men, one aged 90, were hospitalized in the south of France after eating sarpa salpa.
Please help me name them I would greatly appreciate the education for myself and others! thanks!) bukva salpa usata cipal cipal - gray mullet sardela sardela (sardine) tuna