The most dangerous inhabitant of the Black sea
The most dangerous fish in the Black sea, living in coastal areas, is sea dragon, Scorpion, or snake fish. Small fish up to 30 cm long, with elongated body. Coloration yellowish with stripes sides. Bottom-dwelling fish. Buries itself in the ground. Sticking out only the head and dorsal spines full of venom gland.
I do not advise to touch. The poison of these fish causes extreme pain, inflammation, cramps. The symptoms of poisoning by this fish is similar to the Viper bite. If immediately not to accept corresponding treatment, it is possible serious complication, including paralysis of the limbs, loss of consciousness, speech, and in some cases — death.
The Scorpion, or marine fish, is from a family of numerous groupers. But the bogeyman. Big knobby head, on body brown spots and growths. Barbed needles full of poisonous glands. Symptoms of poisoning are similar to the sea dragon. Deaths but is not fixed yet. Continue reading
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The frilled shark
The frilled shark is a species of the genus frilled sharks of the same family. These sharks like strange sea snake or eel than other sharks. Inhabits the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. This rare species is found at the outer edge of the continental shelf and upper continental slope at a depth of 1570 m. due to the presence of primitive features frill shark is called a “living fossil”. The maximum recorded length of 2 m. Color dark brown. The frilled shark breeds besplatnoe the birth. Pregnancy lasts up to 3.5 years, this is the longest period known among vertebrates. The jaws of the frilled sharks are greatly stretched and allow them to swallow prey half their own length. Continue reading
On the Black sea, of course, the jellyfish are not dangerous such as in the Mediterranean or even in the sea of Japan, no krestovnikov (sea wasp) or Portuguese ships are you will not meet, so the mortal danger in the warm seas washing the Russian Federation for You are expected.
However kornerot (blue or yellowish with a pronounced beard) and Aurelia aurita (a small saucer-like creation resembles a lens with a fringe around the perimeter and a small poorly pronounced tail), is quite common, especially after a storm, or in calm weather. Sometimes in a Balaclava or even in the artillery Bay of Sevastopol invasion of the jellyfish is transformed into the accumulation of millions of animals, but it happens in the breeding season, coming somewhat later.
Both jellyfish are harmless to humans, Aurelia almost no stinging, if only in the eyes will not fall or intimate areas of thin skin, and kornerot, of course, can deliver several unpleasant minutes, or hours . depending on how you react to stinging cells of jellyfish and their active substances. Continue reading