Top 10 Most Poisonous Fish in the World

By Manish Choudhary

1. Stonefish

Indo-Pacific stonefish: super venomous, hard to see. Stepping on one can cause severe pain, paralysis, or death.

2. Pufferfish 

These can puff up when scared, but they're also extremely poisonous.  

3. Scorpionfish 

They have venomous spines that can cause a lot of pain and swelling if they sting you. 

4. Lionfish 

Lionfish have venomous fins that can sting and cause pain, swelling, and sickness. 

5. Rabbitfish 

Even though they seem harmless, their spines can hurt and cause swelling.

6. Yellow Boxfish 

Their tail spines can sting and it's painful. 

7. Blue Surgeonfish 

Like the yellow boxfish, they have stinging spines near their tail. 

8. Double Scorpionfish

These have two venomous spines, making them extra dangerous.

9. Catfish 

Some types have venomous spines that can hurt and swell you up. 

10. Weeverfish 

Small and eel-like, their sting can cause pain, swelling, and breathing issues.