Carp. Types of carp. Record-breaking carp.
Class: ray-finned fish Order: Cypriniformes Family: Carp Gender: Carp Dorsal fin long, pharyngeal teeth single-row. The body high with the thick back, moderately compressed from sides. Scales large and smooth…

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How do you sleep aquarium fish?
Watching fish in an aquarium, you'd think they never rest or sleep. In the understanding of man, they are in constant motion. However, like all animals, fish periods of active…

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The denizens of the deep
15. Lionfish Fish-LiveDrive our rating of the most unusual inhabitants of the deep and dangerous at the same time, amazing lionfish, also known as striped lionfish, or Zebra fish. This…

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Plaice

Plaice (Pleuronectes platessa) is a fish of flatfish family.

Flounder is a common name for several species of marine flat fish. Different from other fish very flattened body and location of the eye on one side. Lives on the seabed, some go in the river.

Flounder has oval body, length 25-40cm, small and smooth scales, a crest of bone mounds (mounds 4 to 7) from the eye to the beginning of the lateral line. Eyes often located on the right side. The dorsal fin begins over upper eye. Color: ocular side brown, with reddish or yellow-orange spot in adults, often with light edging; blind side is white, sometimes with dark spots.

Found in the North-East Atlantic, from the White sea to South Portugal, the North sea; the Western Mediterranean sea. Most often over sandy bottom, in the North-East Atlantic from the coastal zone up to 200 m in the Western part of the Mediterranean sea up to 400 m depth. In the sea of Japan (Tatar Strait, between the Gulf of DeKastri and G. Alexander). Also penetrates into brackish water estuaries and lagoons in search of food. Continue reading

About the benefits of fish and fish oil

Did you know that eating marine fish prolongs life . All sea products and sea fish. especially salmon, tuna, sardines etc are rich in fatty acids omega – 3. Fish is the only product that does not confirm the rule “the less fat you have, the better!”

Fish oil . contains healthy omega – 3, protects the arteries, “thins the blood” such as aspirin to avoid blood clots. Fish oil reduces blood pressure and blood levels of dangerous fats.

If you want to preserve youth and prolong life need to eat more seafood, particularly fatty marine fish.

The most useful is considered salmon. In order to save the greatest amount of nutrients fish is not recommended to fry. It is better to pickle, bake or cook in their own juice without the addition of vegetable fats and mayonnaise. Continue reading

View aquarium fish: goldfish

At present, there are dozens of varieties of goldfish. The most similar to silver carp goldfish common. Different from carp, mainly for its yellow-gold color.

One of the varieties of goldfish is the Comet. Characterized by a long body and very long fins. Caudal fin with a deep neckline, two-bladed.

Shubunkin resembles an ordinary goldfish, but it is larger and has a more elongated fins. Scales are colorless, transparent. This fish is valued for an unusual color that can be red, yellow, blue, white, blue, purple, shimmering at the same time.

Valuehost short egg-shaped body with double tail. The dorsal fin is vertical, large.

Oranda is very similar to vualehvostki. The single difference is that fat lump on my head.

Livingonlove different from other goldfish that she has no dorsal fin.

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Herring
Typical representatives of the nekton is the herring. It is well known that this fish has great commercial value. Until comparatively recently, it was promyshlyali in such large quantities that…

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Fish of the Black sea
Katran - black (Squalus acanthias ponticus) Reaches a body length of 2 m (usually 1.5 m). Found only in the Black sea waters to depths of 60 m. Attention. All…

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