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Interesting facts about fish

Most of the fish for reproduction lay eggs, but there are a few species that give birth are ready fry. This, for example, the great white shark.

Mudskipper is a fish which spends the majority of his time out of the water and can “walk” on their own fins. In the gills the jumpers for a long time kept a small supply of water. They can also breathe through the pores of its wet skin.

The Stingray has more than 27,000 taste buds. Compared to him, a man almost four times less – “only” 7 000.

Most brands of lipstick contain substances included in the composition of fish scales. They give the lipstick a unique luster.

Fish lungfish can live out of water for several years. It secretes a slimy protective coating and in dry years, buries itself in the clay, sucking the air through the built-in breathing tube, which comes to the surface. Do lungfish have lungs and gills and.

Seahorses are the only fish able to swim upright.

Some fish like the white shark, can raise her body temperature to hunt in cold water.

Fish use sounds with low tones to pass messages to each other. They moan, growl, croak, mutter, hiss, whistle, creak and squeal. They crack the bones and grind their teeth. However, fish don’t have golosovatj. Continue reading

White shark took a fancy to the Mediterranean sea

The white shark. or Carcharodon carcharias is the largest dangerous predator of modern sharks. Reaching sizes up to 6 meters in length and weights 2 tons, this bloodthirsty salahiya leaves no chance to rescue anyone.

Carcharodon prefers coastal waters of the continental shelf, where a higher temperature. However, for some populations the waters of the Mediterranean sea is a place of their periodic stay.

It would seem that this sea is considered one of the safest. Should I be afraid of white sharks in the Mediterranean and behave as predators in these warm waters? Let’s face it.

Watch the video “the largest and Most predatory fish – great white shark-killer”:

Is it possible to catch white sharks at popular resorts?

The Mediterranean sea connects with the Atlantic ocean through the Strait of Gibraltar. And in the waters, according to recent reports, the number of “indigenous” populations of white sharks has decreased threefold. Unregulated illegal fishing of carcharodon, as a source of delicious food – the fins, the fat, the liver – led to the fact that white sharks in the Mediterranean are on the verge of extinction.

This can lead to katastroficheskie in all the aquatic systems, because this species plays a significant role in the regulation of the number of inhabitants of the local fauna.

However, nature has taken care of its formidable watch the balance in the ecosystem. Right now, the cases of migration of man-eating sharks from the Atlantic ocean – albeit slowly, but they restore their numbers. Continue reading

The most unusual animals of the world

Of course, you can say that I explored the world far and wide, and you very difficult to surprise… But today we are ready to amaze you! Even if you are a big animal lover. you cannot know everything 1 367 555 species of vertebrates that live on our planet! In addition, while you are reading this, scientists are able to open a couple of new species! So, get ready for unexpected surprises!

Let’s look at the most unusual animals of the world, the existence of which you had no idea! Look at them closely. You may want to have one as a pet!

Red-lipped fish — swallow

This unusual fish. living at the Galapagos Islands, is actually a lousy swimmer! The fish has legs instead of fins and so she walks on the ocean floor!

Shark — house

This is a very rare shark is sometimes called a living fossil. It is the only extant representative of the family Scapanorhynchus, whose history goes back 125 million years. Sharks – goblins inhabit around the world at depths exceeding 100 m . Moreover, adults prefer to settle deeper than young. Given such a depth habitat of this strange shark frightening appearance, it can be concluded that for humans it is not dangerous. Continue reading

Moray is one of the most interesting and controversial fish
Moray — a large snake-like fish known for its toxicity and aggressive nature. In fact, many facts about Moray eels are greatly exaggerated. Almost 200 species of Moray eels are…

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The aquarium as a piece of art
The aquarium design is the art of creating living art, and as any art it has its canons, rules, directions. Prostozoo hurry to introduce them. In the late nineteenth century…

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White shark took a fancy to the Mediterranean sea
The white shark. or Carcharodon carcharias is the largest dangerous predator of modern sharks. Reaching sizes up to 6 meters in length and weights 2 tons, this bloodthirsty salahiya leaves…

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