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The most unusual fish of the world ocean

The active exploration of the underwater world started relatively recently — in the middle of the last century. For this purpose it was necessary to invent the sonar, scuba, submersibles… How many surprises were in the depths of the sea! The diversity of life forms is staggering. Before you ten most charming, strange, scary and rare fish, which were found to mankind.

Hairy monkfish. Opened in 1930. Very strange and scary fish that live deep at the bottom, where there is no sunlight — 1 km and deeper. To lure the inhabitants of the deep sea uses a special glowing growth on the forehead, around the characteristic detachment udenstvertne. Due to the special metabolism and extremely sharp teeth he can eat everything that comes, even if the victim is at times more and is a predator. Propagated by no less strange than it looks and feeds — due to the extremely harsh conditions and the rarity of the fish, male (ten times smaller females) is attached to the flesh of his lady and all the necessary transfers through the blood.

Plasence. Opened in 1884. These sharks are superficially much more like a strange sea snake or eel than his closest relatives. The frill-neck shark Gill openings, of which there are six on each side, covered with skin folds. Along with the shark-brownie is one of the rarest sharks on the planet. Known no more than one hundred ekzemplyarov fish. They studied very poorly. Continue reading

The marine inhabitants of Northern Cyprus

The Mediterranean can rightly be considered one of the richest basins in which are found many diverse species of marine inhabitants. The inhabitants of the Northern coast of the island of Cyprus is not only a different species of fish . but as well as exotic marine inhabitants .

The most common fish off the coast of Northern Cyprus is a small sea breams and gilthead . Local Turkish sea bream known as the “levrek” and Dorado in Turkish Cyprus called “chipura”. Just off the coast of the Northern coast of Cyprus less frequently, but still can be found and mullet . which in Turkish sounds the same, and the menu is in English as ” grey Mulet “.

Major mackerel – is a rare visitor North coast of Cyprus, but sometimes still fishermen she meets. Mackerel in Turkish sounds like “minari” and in some restaurants you can find dishes from this fish. Off the coast of Northern Cyprus it is rare and fish Tangri . the big fish of the halibut family.

In all restaurants the menu includes dishes from the most common on the island fish bream (” chipura “) and/or sea bream (” levrek “). In restaurants all the fish, pre-marinated in olive oil with a minimal amount of spices, usually cooked over charcoal. In restaurants with fresh fish supplied by local fishermen . who daily go out to sea and always returned with a rich catch.

From large fish off the coast of Northern Cyprus lives of eels . but as this fish rarely ascends from the depths of the sea, then catch the local fishermen rather difficult. From large fish off the coast of Cyprus most often there are still cod and tuna .

North Cyprus is the perfect place for underwater hunting and fishing! Continue reading

Winter catfish

In recent years, the Outlook of many anglers is undergoing change due to the fact that radically changes the idea of catching summer fish in winter. Less than 20 years have passed since then, as anglers purposefully and successfully began to catch from the ice carp, and in 80-ies of the fishing didn’t even write, because it was thought that the crucian carp buries itself in the mud, where it sleeps all winter.

Could we have imagined ten years ago that carp can catch in the winter, and caught instances not inferior to the summer trophies: my personal record 2003 — river carp with a weight of 15.5 kg. increasingly on our rivers coachmen anglers became interested in barbel (madder), about ice fishing which is generally no information in the fisheries literature, but, nevertheless, the barbel don’t mind, and he persistently seeks to get to the list of winter trophies Transcarpathian fishermen.

However, what struck me most was the story that happened to us in early February of last year near the village Velyki heivtsi, near Uzhgorod, where there are several lakes, formed after excavation of clay for the needs of the brick factory. Two local lakes my friend rented and restocked fry of common carp and grass carp. In lakes, big pike, carp, tench, channel catfish and every little thing.

On the Latorica, where we caught the carp, once again broke the ice and we had no choice as to move to the lake and catch the redeye pereklyuchitjsya and carp. It turned out that in addition to the fish here gets a major sleeper, and around the flooded bushes takes a heavy bass. Knowing about the presence of pike, put zherlits. Continue reading

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