Going on vacation to Egypt, it should be remembered that in the Red sea is home to many dangerous species of fish and shellfish and that your vacation turned into a nightmare, it is necessary to observe elementary safety rules.
One of the biggest predators – shark in the Red sea about thirty species. As a rule, sharks don’t attack people for no reason, not approaching the coast, but accidents still happen.
Very poisonous mollusk, the cone, seeing him, do not rush to grab hands. The venom of this marine life causes an immediate paralysis of the limbs, can occur stop breathing and anaphylactic shock. According to statistics, every third bite of the cone is lethal.
Starfish. Are about the size of one meter. It is beautiful, they have at their ends are sharp spikes. If you accidentally step on star, get a sharp prick and burning sensation. Continue reading
When it comes to buying a pet, people often forget about aquarium fish. And for good reason, because it’s a very aesthetic animals can teach responsibility because they require a failure of care. But we are not talking about the care of aquarium fish and how to choose them correctly, very often, buying the fish, people are guided exclusively by their appearance, which is totally wrong. On the one hand, you can just log on is aquarium online store – and to get new Pets and all of them needed. However, it should be remembered that there are some basic rules to guide you when choosing fish for aquarium.
First, and perhaps most importantly, you want to learn – pick up the fish so that they do not treat each other aggressively. Ask the seller or look for information before buying it for yourself – at no cost for fans of aquarium fish. Also, remember that fish that live in packs, need packs and kept, while those that live in pairs, pairs and see. Continue reading
Fishermen in the Arkhangelsk region took out a strange catch in the area of ferry crossing Bereznik and aspen: they pulled from the water an unusual fish with the head of a turtle and fossilized scales.
According to the newspaper “Dinovite”, the fish has a head like a Brontosaurus, and also a large barbed needles and petrified of the scales. Its mouth looks like a suction Cup, similar to the mouth of sturgeon. The fishermen studied the various pictures on the Internet, but found no mention of such unusual instances. However, similar features are observed in fish such as sea hare and monkfish.
Later, the fish was identified, it became clear that this brocade pterygoplichthys, or armored catfish. He eats algae, and it plant aquarists. The habitat of this catfish – the water of the Amazon and Orinoco.
Recently anglers and ichthyologists meet more and more exotic species in the rivers of the middle zone of our country. In 2012, about catching the same armored catfish reported in the press Penza: Continue reading