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fishes with slimy mucus-covered skin

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In a large paper on the food habits of West Indian reef fishes, Randall (1967) reported that no soapfishes of the genus Rypticus were found in the stomachs of piscivorous fishes.
Baldwin & Johnson (1993) published a classification of the soapfishes from a cladistic analysis of larval and adult morphology.
Grammistin, the skin toxin of soapfishes, and its significance in the classification of the Grammistidae.