The habitat of the Blue Marlin – tropical waters of the Atlantic and the Pacific and in the Indian ocean in the vicinity of Ceylon, Mauritius and the East coast of Africa. Seasonal concentrations of Blue Marlin observed in the southwestern part of the Atlantic ocean from January to April in the North-West Atlantic from June to October, in the Equatorial Pacific ocean in April and November, in the Western and Central North Pacific from may to October,and in the Indian ocean from April to October.
Blue Marlin can be found both near the shore and thousands of miles away from him.
Blue Marlin is superior to the Black. It is believed that the maximum weight it can priblijaetsa to the ton, although the only documented instances of up to 726 kg. The body length of Blue Marlin up to 5 metres. But medium-sized individuals which are coming across on a fishing trip, usually smaller than Black Marlins and their weight is 100-150 kg.
Distinctive features of Blue Marlin are the pectoral fins, which are freely pressed against the body of the fish, and the dorsal fin is high and pointed (not rounded). Back black, sides and belly silvery-white. Sometimes on the sides there are horizontal stripes, which disappear after the death of the fish. Spots on fins absent. Continue reading
Luciferia wrasse is the only representative of the genus Acantholabrus family of wrasses. In the hands of a human, this fish is rarely, however, does not say anything about its rarity, but rather testifies to the secretive way of life. The first species was described in detail in the ordered coursework in 1810, Risso scientists.
Luciferia wrasse inhabits only the North-East Atlantic. Its range extends from the southern coast of Norway, and then along the entire Western coast of Europe and Africa, up to the Canary Islands.
Typical habitat for the ray-finned wrasse are rocky bottom at depths from 18 to 60 meters, although there are cases when he was met at a depth of 250 meters. Fragments of rock and natural clefts give the wrasse a chance to hide from enemies and prying eyes.Luciferia wrasse Continue reading
In the Mediterranean there are 593 species of fish, of them in Israeli waters, home to 291 species (mackerel, herring, mullet, tuna, dolphinfish, palamidi, horse mackerel and many others). The Mediterranean coast of Israel encountered 4 species of flying fish. Many fish in the Mediterranean are of commercial importance.
In the waters of the sea found 47 species of sharks, some of them reach a decent size; a six-gilled shark is up to 5 m in length (hardly should be wary of them, because for the last 100 years in the Mediterranean recorded only two deaths from shark teeth). There are also rays (for example, mosaic Stingray, sea cat, etc.), as well as Mediterranean Moray, reaching a four-foot length.
In the Mediterranean you can meet 4 species of Barracuda or sea pike. Interestingly, about twenty new species appeared in the Mediterranean sea after it was combined with the Red through the Suez canal; two species of barracudas also came from the red sea. Barracuda is a predatory fish that has sometimes 2 meters in length, but for humans they are not dangerous. Continue reading
Garden pond is a luxury. Water fascinates. Water is pure joy of life and the personification of relaxation. A pond in your garden is a symbol of vital force, courage and an oasis of tranquility and peace. There is nothing better than sitting on a beach, admiring the multicolored flying dragonflies and freshness of the pond lilies while the children put the stones on the water. Garden pond serves as a source of inspiration in everyday life.
In harmony with nature. The pond not only allows you to feel as the Creator of the amazing and beautiful world, but also contributes to the preservation of nature, giving shelter to various animals and plants.
Garden pond maintenance. Despite the fact that it has all of the same principles as in natural ponds, each pond as an artificial biotope, requires a regular care. Dennerle high quality products will help you to make your pond a harmonious and eco-friendly. In this article you will find information on the most important stages of care: Continue reading
In the Black and Azov sea and the Kerch Strait, you can see an interesting fish called a sea-bristle brush or small Scorpion. It is interesting to observe, but it is not worth getting acquainted with it closely. This is one of the most hostile marine inmates, besides its spines located all over the body, quite poisonous.
This predator lives close to the bottom at a depth of 40 meters. Externally it can be mistaken for a rock, covered with various algae. Has a slightly flattened head with high-mounted big eyes. Painted fish in brownish-pink hues. Adult fish can grow up to 30 cm And increasing marine fish kind: it is, like snakes, discards its old skin to acquire a new one. Moreover, the better the conditions in which the fish lives, and the more food, the more these molting.
In addition to the waters of Black and Azov seas, small Scorpion found off the coast of Australia, southern New South Wales to Cape York and on the West coast of New Guinea. There were cases when these ruffs were caught in rivers with a steady flow. This means that they are equally transferred, as salt water seas and fresh water rivers. Continue reading