How fish breathes?
Hundreds of thousands of years ago, long before the appearance on Earth of man, the oceans already swam fish. At that time they were the most highly developed creatures. Since…

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Do all fish spawn?
Most fish lay eggs, and it is fertilized outside of their body. Fish that spawn, are called oviparous. But some fish give birth to live fry. Such fish are called…

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Scorbanova Family (Scorpaenidae)
Representatives of the family Scorpaenidae are widely distributed throughout the tropical seas and temperate. Several species also occurs in Arctic waters. Many scorbanova reach large sizes and are considered commercially…

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Striped Marlin.

Tetrapturus audax (Latin), Striped Marlin (eng), Red marlin (Japan)

Distributed in tropical and warm temperate waters of Indian and Pacific oceans.
Striped Marlin is pelagic fish and performs seasonal migrations, moving toward the equator in the cold season and back in the warm season.

A distinctive feature of the striped Marlin is the high dorsal fin equal to the height of the fish’s body. The pectoral fins are easy to fold up and pressed close. The body is strongly flattened laterally.

Back striped Marlin silvery-blue, sides silvery with a blue tint, and white belly. On the sides of the horizontal blue stripes, which persist after the death of the fish that distinguishes a striped Marlin from his fellow species.
The fins are many bright spots.

Striped Marlin – an active predator. His diet consists of sardinella, anchovy, mackerel, saury, flying fish, squid.

Striped Marlin caught approximately the same as the Black and Blue Marlins. As lures are surface lures, octopus, large streamers, bait fish and snastochki of dead fish.

Striped Marlin is often caught at a small distance from the shore.

A distinctive feature of the Striped Marlin is his behavior after the strike. This fish is easier and faster than the other dogs and being on the hook makes dizzying jumps, “candle” and “dancing on the tail.” The Striped Marlin fishing is one of the most spectacular.

A FAMILY OF PERCH
Schooling predatory fish. Body oblong, laterally compressed, dark green on the back, mother-of-pearl with visible brown-black vertical stripes on the sides (usually 8-10 pieces), light ventral. This famous painting of…

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The inhabitant of sea depths told the researchers about the secrets of immortality
The tiny freshwater polyp Hydra long been of great interest to scientists. In many respects it is connected with the fact that this animal is actually immortal and shows no…

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