SHELLFISH POISONING includes four (4) syndromes that share some common features and are primarily associated with bivalve molluscs (such as mussels , clams , oysters and scallops .) These shellfish are filter feeders and, therefore, accumulate toxins produced by microscopic algae , such as cyanobacteria , diatoms and dinoflagellates .
* 1 Syndromes * 2 See also * 3 References * 4 External links
The syndromes are:
* ^ Silver, Mary Wilcox (2006), "Protecting Ourselves from