The red sea is a unique tropical sea with a variety in beauty and in number the representatives of the underwater world. Its distinguishing feature is that it is located closest to Europe. It is not surprising that in the ports of international tourist centers of Egypt very often you can find comfortable yachts from Germany, Italy, UK, Malta, France, and other countries.
In the waters of the red sea there are over 1250 species of mammals, marine fish, corals, and other inhabitants of sea fauna.
The great Russian artist Bilibin, during his travels through the Red sea, called it “shark soup”.
Red sea, unlike other seas of the world ocean, has practically the same warm water temperature both on the surface and in depth. In the area of the Sudan at a depth of 2870 m recorded water temperature +50° C – that is truly “shark soup”.
Consider the main representatives of the red sea, which you are likely to meet. floating with a mask and snorkel, or diving on the diving:
Lionfish is a genus of marine fish squad skorpenoobraznyh. Got the name because of the numerous ray-like plumage in which there are poisonous glands. The poison in these glands is stored for a long time, even after the death of the fish.
Lionfish are a relaxed lifestyle, come out to hunt at dusk. Live in corals, caves and shallow water. Inadaptats on the hook.
Fish-urchin — sea fish living in Red sea, Indian and Pacific oceans. Named because of the presence of large numbers of spines and spikes. I live near the bottom at depths up to 150 m. fish Meat is considered poisonous. Continue reading
Poisonous fish on the planet much more than poisonous snakes – more than 1250 species (snakes – 410). And every year ichthyologists discover new dangerous species. In this article we are not talking about the exotic inhabitants of the tropical seas, and about ordinary Russian fish living in our rivers. That’s only when you try to use this trivial-looking production in food from fisherman might suddenly begin diarrhea, headache, hallucinations, and other troubles, including death.
Easy Russian fish
Let us first clarify what classes can be divided poisonous fish. So, they are primary and secondary toxic-poisonous. What does it mean? That means there are fish, like snakes produce venom in special glands or by its nature containing in the body dangerous products of metabolism, that is, initially-poisonous.
To secondary poisonous fish are able to accumulate in their bodies a poison contained in the environment. Such environments can be living in the pond poisonous algae or, even worse, fall into the water of toxic human waste.
And if the second paragraph is all clear, and to protect yourself from poisoning very easily (just not enough to catch and certainly not to eat fish caught in suspicious ponds), initially-poisonous things are much more complicated. We begin our story. Continue reading
The planet Earth is home to a huge number of different living organisms, some of which can pose to life and health in serious danger. It should be noted that they live in all climatic zones of the Earth and practically on all continents and continents, from Russia, Australia, Africa and ending in South America. Let’s find out who is on the list, the most dangerous animals on the planet.
10 place deservedly belongs to poisonous frogs, which are in abundance on the island of Madagascar, and South America. On the back of these amphibians are special glands that produce a potent poison. It should be noted that the Golden poison frog from Madagascar is able to kill 10 people. I am glad that the poison of this reptile is produced in her body very slowly.
9 the place of African Buffalo. This cloven-hoofed creature is extremely dangerous, both for humans and for other animals. The adult male weighs on average 1 ton and withers in 195 see Buffalo Horn twisted upwards in a semicircle and can also disperse from the head to the side, thereby forming a gentle arc. Maximum recorded a long animal horn can reach 195 see Buffalo almost instantly feels extraneous on their territory and could easily attack the intruders.
8th place belongs to the polar bear. Despite the fact that in clicktoopen they seem rather nice and carefree animals in the wild, for example, on the island of Spitsbergen he did not make much effort to catch up with running man – he has practically no chance for salvation. About 50 years ago were introduced emergency measures aimed at preserving populations of this animal – since then, she not only recovered, but at times exceeded the allowable limits. As a consequence, the polar bear became the rightful owner of the Arctic expanses – ispolnenii his homeland. However, the animal lost its fear, and therefore, under natural conditions, become overly aggressive. Quite often visits to settlements of people. Continue reading