Piranhas have long been known for their predatory and aggressive nature, which has been covered not only in educational programs about animals, but also art films. Such ruthless behavior piranhas greatly exaggerated bloody scenes in the movies, but nonetheless, piranha – carnivorous fish. Piranha means “tooth – fish”, you can guess what the name of this fish was due to its razor-sharp teeth. Today, fans of exotic aquarium fish often acquire piranhas in their aquariums.
In natural conditions, predatory fish piranha live in river waters of South America and Africa. Fish of this family are rather large and reach 30 cm as aquarium fish are the species, the size of which does not exceed 10 refer To these species include: slender piranha, red bellied piranha, piranha flag, dwarf piranha, etc. the Most popular one, among fans of exotic fish became red bellied piranha, due to its bright appearance. Continue reading
Today Egypt is one of the most popular vacation places for Russians. In this country there is something to see: the ancient pyramids of Giza, temples of Luxor to explore the Nile up to Aswan where you can see a grandiose monument of Russian-Egyptian friendship of the Aswan dam. Holiday in Egypt – it is also the beauty of the red sea . which is distinguished by its abundance of colors and species of marine life.
The length of red sea is 2350 km, width 350 km (in its widest part), maximum depth reaches 3000 meters in its Central part. From a geological point of view, Red sea is located in the rift zone of the African and Arabian lithospheric plates. The rift is a deep cleft that connects the upper part of the crust by mantle. The strongest power in the rift zone has a huge impact on living organisms, including human. In the North sea has two Gulf of Suez and Aqaba. Akabsk Bay the fault is. Therefore, the depth of this Bay reaches big values (up to 1600 meters). Two bays are separated from each other by Sinai Peninsula, in the South of which is the famous resort of Sharm El-Sheikh. Continue reading
These creatures are perfect, relentless and always hungry. They never sleep, and roam at night sea water, such as homing torpedoes. In this article I will tell you the most famous species of shark, and white shark,the most fearsome of the sharks that live off the coast of South Australia and South Africa
We already wrote about the most unusual of sharks is the Shark-Goblin. Now came the turn to tell about other species of sharks. Let’s start with the White shark. It has been the reputation of the most dangerous sea predator, however, they are also the most important nurses of the ocean. They attack from the bottom to the researcher that floats on the surface
White shark can high jump out of the water, as if hovering above the surface of the ocean
Remember the old horror movie called Jaws… Imagine a huge sea monster emerges from the depths of the ocean:
The tiger shark is the fourth largest predatory shark. Continue reading