The most unusual marine life
The vast world oceans inhabited sometimes quite strange creatures that defy logic and gravity. Sometimes they are a water angels, and sometimes a fiend. This is the most bizarre sea…

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Monkfish or fish with a flashlight
Monkfish, monkfish or European (lat. Lophius piscatorius) is a predatory fish squad udenstvertne. The name "monkfish" this was due to a very unattractive appearance. The fish is edible. The meat…

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All about aquarium fish
There are several types of aquarium fishes and each of them has its own character. Some fish are majestic and ambitious, others may be selfish and lonely, still others sullen…

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Shark attacks in Egypt

Egypt is one of the most developed tourist destinations in the world. As tourism is the main source of income for the state budget, for the country in the first place it is important to ensure the safety of its many tourists during their vacation. Egypt is washed by 2 seas Red and Mediterranean, home to several species of marine predators, such as sharks. Despite the fact that shark attacks in Egypt, a rather rare occurrence, still it is recommended to follow the rules of conduct both in water and on land.

Are there sharks in Egypt?

Many tourists, going on a beach holiday on the coast of this country, asking: are there sharks in Egypt? As the Red sea is warm enough and has access to the ocean, its waters have long been known for sharks. However, their number is on the coast of Egypt is quite small. In addition, most species of marine predators that can be found in local waters are not cannibals. Continue reading

Which fish to put in 70-liter. the aquarium?

amphiprion – because marine fish (clown fish). you what? and the Malawians – freshwater. for Malawians need a large space of the bottom – and therefore, a large displacement is needed. + to the fact they are different some grow to 30 cm Angelfish can be a couple, even 4 pieces. but small fish will eat (neons, cardinals, etc. as well as all kinds of zebrafish and guppies). also they cannot Sumatran barbs will pluck angelfish. catfish can also not all sorts of – all sorts of Tarakanov, red-not – very ballsie grow, also grows pterygoplichthys huge. Ancistrus can be a couple (male and female) – large do not grow. the synodontis is a very beautiful catfish – also not very large. you can bottom fish – Bozi pieces 2-3 or macrognathus 1st enough. underline or. because overpopulate the bottom should not – all start fighting. to bottom friends get along – they are more shelters within reasonable limits of course. The result is a 2-4 angelfish, 1 synodontis, ancistrus 1-2, 2-3 Botia or 1 or Labe 1 macrognathus. You can still fish occupying a middle class male and two female swordtails or mollies. If you want you can write me in a personal letter and ask more – I you than I can help. the Council in particular. Continue reading

What sharks eat?

Among the modern sharks should first be noted epipelagic planktophagous of being the largest members of the superorder, class, and all living groups participatng animals. These giants feed on similar to baleen whales, filtering thousands of cubic meters of water through a “net launcher”. which has become Horny Gill stamens of these sharks. Remaining in the oral cavity Maso and Munro – plankton (except for especially large objects) and serves as food sharks planktophagous. Just today there are three such shark: giant whale, which the inhabitants of epipelagial, and largemouth tending to mesopelagial, for depths greater than 150 m.

whale shark

These sharks differ from individuals of other species by a number of morphological features associated with the specifics of the production of food. First of all here should stay on the morphology of the Gill apparatus sharks planktophagous, Except a kind of Gill rakers, they have a very large mouth, largemouth and whale sharks is almost final. Epipelagic sharks-planktology filter huge amounts of water and thus receive the necessary amount of food in places of mass accumulations of planktonic organisms,so the whale and especially of basking sharks clearly feed migration. Continue reading

Predatory aquarium fish
Recently going to the pet store in the aquarium Department, discovered a large new fish. And among them Chitala of ornate or Indian knife. It is a large fish, a…

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Diseases goldfish
If after the acquisition of goldfish were quarantined and were settled in good terms, and if they are sick, usually due to overfeeding. Gold young can be fed a couple…

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