Hybrid puffer fish could cause food confusion in Japan

A survey carried out by Japan’s National Fisheries University found that over half of the puffers, or fugu, studied in a three-year programme were Spottyback-Shosai-fugu hybrids. The result, the Mainichi Daily News reports, is a hybrid species that is …
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