Shark catfish - spirited fish with a difficult temperament
Shark catfish is a fish belonging to the family pangasius. In nature, shark catfish found in Thailand and Laos, in freshwater lakes and rivers, and in artificial channels and ducts,…

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Predatory fish
The angler should remember that all predatory fish weighing more than 2 kg, in addition to acute, and sometimes impressive in size, fangs and spiny top fin (perch), stacked, bent…

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Most dangerous animals of the red sea
Sea urchins They live in shallow water, so there is a good chance to step on it. The most dangerous type is considered Vadimony hedgehog hedgehog. Its needles are very…

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Lionfish

Lionfish (lionfish) is a very powerful predatory fish of the family scorpaenidae. As beautiful as they are dangerous.
Typically, the size of lionfish ranged from 20 to 40 cm, weight up to 1.5 kilograms. Lionfish have bright warning coloration with red, white, cream or black stripes. Long tape pectoral and dorsal fin make the lionfish similar to sea-bird, hence the name.

This luxurious “plumage” hiding sharp poisonous rays that can cause serious health damage. To meet you can fish near coral reefs at depths up to 50 meters. Lionfish are mostly nocturnal, during the day resting on the bottom or hiding in crevices, raising up the poisonous spines.

Lionfish do not attack humans, but he can be hurt by negligence. Inexperienced divers often approach the fish too close and even try to Pat them, in this case, the injection is inevitable. In addition, the swimmer can fail to notice the lionfish, and step on it, or accidentally touch his hand. So, admiring the beauty of the underwater world, in any case, do not lose caution and vigilance.

The shot of the lionfish cause in humans a number of systemic effects, such as severe pain, difficulty breathing, nausea, vomiting, convulsions, numbness, dizziness, diarrhea, heavy sweating. In addition, lionfish venom can cause severe allergic reactions up to anaphylactic shock. For healthy people, the venom of a lionfish is not fatal, although the effect of poisoning may persist for up to several days. For the elderly, children, people with weakened immune systems and people with allergies, the consequences can be much more serious.

To increase sales, Belarus diversifies the types of processing of pond fish
The fish farms of the Department of land reclamation and water economy of the Ministry of agriculture and food of Belarus have started harvesting feeding ponds and sell pond fish…

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Lionfish
Lionfish (lionfish) is a very powerful predatory fish of the family scorpaenidae. As beautiful as they are dangerous. Typically, the size of lionfish ranged from 20 to 40 cm, weight…

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