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…

Continue reading →

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…

Continue reading →

Directory of commercial fish
Centrolophidae - Stromateidae – Perciformes Seriolella porosa, Seriolella punctata Silver warehou, Savorin length: 67 cm; weight: 3 kg (average 500g); the production season: in bycatch, almost all year round. Habitat…

Continue reading →

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.

5 most amazing marine life
1. The Humboldt Squid. The size of this predatory marine life can exceed 2 meters. Inhabits squid off the coast of Central America at a depth of 700 meters. The…

...

Marine aquariums
Marine aquariums can be divided into several types, depending on the animals that inhabit coral reef, fish, mixed and thematic. Of course, the most memorable and prestigious, but at the…

...