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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
The underwater world of the red sea
The red sea is a unique tropical sea with a variety in size and beauty the representatives of the underwater world. Its uniqueness lies in the fact that it is the tropical sea closest to Europe. It is not surprising that ports in international tourist resorts of Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh, Port Ghalib, Porto Sokhna visit comfortable yachts from the UK, Malta, France, Germany, Italy and other countries.
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In the waters of the red sea is home to more than 1250 species of marine fish, mammals and other marine fauna. The great Russian artist Bilibin, traveling through the Red sea, called it “shark soup”. Continue reading
Eerie inhabitants of the deep sea: 6 of the most unusual animals
Man seeks in outer space, despite the fact that our planet is studied very little. In any case, the oceans are Terra Incognita for scientists who have examined, in beam case, ten percent of the surface waters of the Oceans.
Funny name, isn’t it? Found this fish at a depth of about 800-1600 meters from the surface. This fish is equipped with luminous bodies that help to find the way in the complete darkness of the deep ocean floor.
The majority of members of the species completely transparent. Also these fish eyes are increased, in order to collect the maximum amount of sunlight. Continue reading