Inhabitants of the sea and Spanish waters - tours and holidays in Spain - tour operator Mosintur
The largest fish Spain is a country surrounded on three sides by water. The main focus of the country's economy is, of course, tourism, fruit growing and fishing. During the…

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7 most amazing inhabitants of Antarctica
4 July 1819 from Kronstadt went on a circumnavigation of the sloop "Mirny" and "Vostok". The result of the expedition was the discovery of Antarctica. We decided to compile a…

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Black sea shrimp

In the list of the most popular effective tips for catching sea fish worth mentioning black sea shrimp. They belong to the class crustacea and subspecies of decapod crayfish – Decapoda. Many of them are of great forage value to fish and other aquatic organisms, and are also used for human consumption. Black sea basin is inhabited by two types of shrimp-small sandy Crangon (Crangon crangon), gray-green color and large stone palemon (Palaemon elegans), having a translucent shell. Crangon mainly lives on sandy ground and areas of the bottom with small pebbles, covered with algae and Zostera Cystoseira, at a depth of 3-30 m, where it is held in large clusters. Shrimp Crangon reach 3-5 cm in length. The palemon, or whatever it is called stone shrimp, lives on rocky bottom areas, near cliffs and large submerged ridges, overgrown with algae phillophora. Adult stone shrimp is about 7 cm in length, but long whiskers and the outgrowths of the carapace visually increase its size. This European-African shrimp was imported with the introduction of mullet and first discovered only in 1957 it is Interesting that shrimp don’t swim, and walk slowly, touching the legs, pinching the roots has algae, looking for dead animals. Continue reading

The biggest ever caught sharks – planet Earth

What the angler wants to catch big fish. The hunt for a large “beast” some organize in order to qualify for the record, others just want to show off their catch among fishermen friends. But whatever the purpose, to get yourself this trophy to the collection.

The larger the fish the harder to catch, and standard gear here is not enough. “Oak” fishing rod and fishing line, able to withstand the maximum load, give at least some chance that the fish will not pass by, after waving tail. One of the most desired trophy for many anglers is the catfish — the largest freshwater fish waters. Those who live near the ocean, choose a bigger prey and are hunting or accidentally catch its main predators — sharks. We were able to find 10 largest sharks that are caught “on the hook”.

The weight of the sharks: unknown

In 1945, during a planned fishing in the Gulf of Mexico 6 fishermen accidentally caught the dangerous for the human species of sharks — white shark. The length of carcharodon was 6.4 meters. In honor of the village, where they were born, trophy fishermen have called “monster of Cojimar”. Continue reading

Scat hvostokol, Sea cat

The body of the stingrays has a distinctive flattened in dorso-ventral direction slightly rhombic shape, the tail is elongated, 1.5 times the disk, armed with a long serrated spine. Anal fin not. From the top, just behind the eyes are spiracles — breathing holes of the gills necessary for respiration has buried in the sand slope.

Dasyatis pastinaca

The mouth is on the bottom, flat teeth allow them to crush mollusk shells and crab shells. The body is naked, not covered with spines or scales, top gray or olive-brown, bottom light. Maximum width of drive (without fins) is about 60 cm in length can reach 2 m (marked in specimens 2.5 m), and weight — 22 kg. However, usually there are individuals width up to 45 cm.

Inhabits the Eastern Atlantic from the Western Baltic to South Africa, including the Mediterranean and the Black sea, also comes in Azov. Normal in the Black sea along the shores in silty and sandy ground; rocky substrates avoids. Continue reading