Fishing in Norway
Capelin cod (spring cod) is April — June. Coastal cod all year round. Atlantic cod. Length: up to 150 cm with a weight up to 45 kg (usually 60-70 cm,…

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Dietary baked fish with vegetables in foil
If you decided to arrange a fish day, try to treat yourself to this tasty and useful dish. It is suitable for fish diets. as calories in baked fish with…

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MARBLED ELECTRIC ray (Torpedo marmorata)
MARBLED ELECTRIC ray (Torpedo marmorata), or marble torpedo is the best known representative of a numerous family glusovich. In length this fish rarely reaches 1.5 meters, the width grows more…

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The denizens of the deep. Octopus

Since ancient times the world goes a lot of scary stories about a giant octopus, or octopus, which is not only dangerous to humans, but can even sink the whole ship! Actually is a charming, intelligent animals with developed intelligence and exceptional parental instinct. It owes its name to numerous

tentacles. In some species there are more than ten. Octopus or octopus (Octopus vulgaris) belongs to the class Cephalopoda and is a highly developed mollusk. Has oblong-rounded body without fins. Eight tentacles of an octopus is very flexible and agile, function as “hands”. “Hands” are connected by a thin membrane and provided with suction cups in two rows. The body length of the octopus with the “hands” from a few cm

up to 6 m. the largest specimens of octopus found off the coast of British Columbia. In the West of Canada was discovered octopus weighing 272 kg, and the length of the arms was 9.6 m! There are about 200 species of octopuses. Live mostly in warm waters with salinity below 30‰ in the countries of South and East Asia and southern Europe, are found in the Arctic ocean and far Eastern seas. Octopuses are not aggressive at all and when

the emergence of chelovekoobraznoe in the nearest shelter. Octopus leads a mostly nocturnal. The main occupation of octopus – hunting. It is less active during the day than at night, so is considered to be nocturnal animals. Stalking prey, hiding on the seabed in holes between stones or in rock crevices. Seeing a crab or a lobster, an octopus is thrown on the victim grabs her with its tentacle-hands and immediately devours, his appearance in attack

becomes scary, eyes are burning and it shimmers different shades. This behavior acts hypnotically on the victim, and she freezes easily falls into the clutches of the monster. The octopus feeds on mainly a variety of fish, does not shrink and plankton. Large specimens can cope with big fish, such as shark. Being a predator by nature, the octopus itself serves as food for dolphins, sea lions, whales, seals. Though for them

Why the cuttlefish ink?
It is well known that the ability of cephalopods — cuttlefish, octopuses, squids — "to throw dust in the eyes". In a moment of danger, these animals throw themselves out…

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Sandwich amphiprion (this edition akallopisos)
Sandwich amphiprion is a small representative of the subfamily clown fish, opened in 1853 Bleeker scientist. Inhabits the coral reefs of the Western and Eastern Indian ocean, namely along the…

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