Arabian sea is located between the u-owami the Arabian and the Indian subcontinent. His area of 3683 km2 and a large part of the sea constitutes one of the ocean basins of the Indian ocean. So the Arabian sea is very deep, its average depth is 2734 m and the maximum – 5203 m In the Arabian sea there is a large Gulf of Aden, through the Strait which connects the Arabian and Red seas, and Gulf of Oman, to which it is connected by the Hormuz Strait, Persian Gulf. In the Arabian sea developed fishery – there are more than 100 species of commercial fish, including sardines, tuna, Marlin, sailfish, mackerel.
Important fisheries for shrimp, crabs and lobster. The local waters are filled with several species of sharks, including Mako, black tip reef shark, tiger, blue and bull sharks. Even swim in shallow water, these sharks generally do not attack people, on the contrary, when meeting with the person trying to quickly retreat. The people here are much more dangerous to the sharks, because for the edible fins, which are exported, sharks in the Arabian sea foraged in large quantities. Continue reading
One decade is of interest to aquarists is one of the most popular groups of fishes viviparous toothcarps of the family poeciliidae.
This is the most diverse group, from all available, including a huge number of species, differing in their simplicity to the content, bright color, peculiar behavior, and, of course the birth.
All this makes the fish attractive and interesting. They are recommended to beginners to gain skills in keeping and breeding. Viviparous fish in natural conditions there are about 200 species that live in both fresh and brackish water in Central and South America.
Some species are found in the Asian part of the Eurasian continent. Today, there are and plenty of types, obtained by artificial selection. The most popular among aquarists are considered as Swordtails, Guppies and Mollies. Continue reading
Turkey is washed by four seas. in the West — the Aegean, in the North — Black, South — Mediterranean and North-West Marmara.
In this article you will be acquainted with a great variety of the underwater world of Turkey.
In Turkey are very diverse world of marine life. In addition to the beautiful, peaceful fish there are about forty species of sharks. I hope you won’t be lucky enough to see them, but just in case read the safety rules.
Shark attack can be avoided
First of all, you should know that sharks never attack without reason. They are nearsighted and can take a floundering man by the fish.
Another reason the attack – protection (if you provoke a shark). The predator can react to the scent and sight of blood or even bright spots in the form of shiny jewelry or swimwear.
In this regard, experts do not recommend to bathe:
Evening, at night or at dawn (at this time, the sharks are particularly active, as this is the time of eating);
-Next to fishing boats where large shoals of fish;
-Bright and contrast bathing suits;
-If you have recent wounds or cuts (sharks can smell blood at a great distance).
-Before swimming, remove jewelry (chains, rings, earrings);
-Naplevatelski not far from shore; Continue reading