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The Bicolor dottyback is an aggressive fish, as such a very small tank to house it should be avoided. One aspect of keeping a bicolor dottyback in the aquarium is the diet of the fish. It is important to feed it brine shrimps, mysis shrimps, krill'™s, squid and crabs A proper diet for this fish is essential as otherwise the fish starts to lose their vibrant colors. It'™s important to keep the diet varied
Published by Madan G Singh 52 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +1 votes | 2 comments
Hammerhead sharks can not be pinned down to one particular kind like many sharks. There are actually many different kinds of Hammerhead sharks some are smaller and eat fish and smaller sea life, but there are other larger hammer head that attack larger prey including other sharks here you will learn a bit about hammer heads in general and a bit about each variety.
Published by Rae Morvay 60 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +2 votes | 0 comments
There are several different varieties of sharks, some are not so fierce but others such as the tiger shark are extremely vicious. Tiger sharks for the most part spend their days resting and they stay in the deeper parts of the water. At night though they will get closer to the shore and when they do this they are looking for prey.
Published by Rae Morvay 60 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +1 votes | 0 comments
Like many sea and ocean creatures, sea urchins come in different size, color and appearance. Sea Urchins are uniquely bizarre and peculiar marine creatures. Despite the fact that most sea urchins are venomous, they are widely eaten and considered a delicacy most especially in the Philippine archipelago. Some others even consider it as one of the best aphrodisiacs in the world.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 230 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +0 votes | 0 comments
The barracuda is a species of saltwater fish that lives in the Atlantic, Western Pacific, and Caribbean oceans. There are around 27 different species of barracuda and most can be found worldwide. The Barracuda is one of the best-known fish in the world, and has been featured in television shows, movies and other media.
Published by Travis Burdick 65 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +4 votes | 0 comments
The Marine Iguanas of Galapagos Islands are strange almost ugly creatures. They are very popular with the tourists who like to take pictures of them. Some people refer to them as the modern day dinosaur. They are very unusual. The go into the water to eat algae and sea weed and they then come out and lay on the lava rock shore to warm up.
Published by norlaw 68 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +1 votes | 0 comments
It can be argued that male stickleback fish do most of the work of helping the species continue. These small creatures can in no way be described as absentee fathers. In fact, it is the females who seem to be able to continue with life as it was before, after their eggs have been fertilized. The males take the lead from courtship.
Published by Sharifa Sanderson 68 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +1 votes | 0 comments
Water turtles are great for outdoor ponds and if you keep them healthy and happy they will live for a long time. If you get a turtle that is from your area he can stay outside all year. If it freezes in your area during the winter you will have to protect your turtle from freezing. Turtles will eat just about anything but they do prefer meat.
Published by norlaw 68 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +5 votes | 1 comments
A light show occurs along the shallow water of Toyama Bay in Japan every March through the month of June. The light show isn't created by residents, but by hundreds of firefly squid who have washed up to the shallower areas of the bay by ocean currents. The squid put on a spectacular display of cobalt blue light patterns and steady streams of light to entice mates, prey and communicate with each other.
Published by Vicki Perry 69 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +1 votes | 1 comments
The octopus is one of the smallest creatures out there like a golf ball in size but deadly. The octopus has a huge head with large eyes, and eight arms. But it is completely different to other creatures in terms of characteristics and manners when defending against dangerous predators or attacking prey. This clever creature has so many ways of defending if attacked by a lethal predator.
Published by imdad hussain 72 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +0 votes | 0 comments
What are the chances of being the victim of a shark attack? How do I avoid a shark attack, survive one or assist another victim?
Published by Jan Reid 73 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +12 votes | 15 comments
Winter the dolphin is the first to ever receive a prosthetic tale after facing an accident at the hands of deep sea fishermen. The movie Dolphin Tales depicts her story in a real heart warming saga . . .
Published by Susan Lee 76 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +4 votes | 2 comments
All about whale sharks. Whale sharks are gentle and huge.
Published by Rae Morvay 78 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +2 votes | 1 comments
Over the years there have been a number of reported sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster. Here are some facts about the monster and stories surrounding the myths to help you decide if it is fact or fiction.
Published by John Smither 81 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +19 votes | 11 comments
Swordfish are large strong predatory fish that can be found throughout both the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans
Published by Travis Burdick 81 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +2 votes | 0 comments
Out of all the different shark species, the Greenland shark is by far one of the most reclusive and mysterious.
Published by Travis Burdick 82 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +9 votes | 1 comments
Here is a list of common pros and cons used in the verbal debate over the reinstitution of killer whale Tilikum and training whales in general as the public has brought the opinions below.
Published by Danny Hauger 82 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +3 votes | 3 comments
The Leafy Sea Dragon is a unique and beautiful fish found around Australia.
Published by Travis Burdick 83 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +3 votes | 1 comments
The swell shark is able to inflate itself to twice its normal size by swallowing large amounts of water.
Published by Brenden Koo 84 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +5 votes | 2 comments
The leopard shark is a species of shark with singular patterns of dark brown markings on its body.
Published by Brenden Koo 84 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +6 votes | 4 comments
The blobfish is perceived by many as the world's ugliest fish, seen always with an expression resembling a permanent frown.
Published by Brenden Koo 84 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +6 votes | 4 comments
The frilled shark is an extant species of shark believed to have been extinct a long time ago.
Published by Brenden Koo 85 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +4 votes | 2 comments
One of the strangest-looking creatures in the ocean is the fish known as the sea horse. In fact, it is hard to imagine a creature more unlike a fish. The creature has been given its name because of the fact that its head is shaped very much like that of a horse, though many times smaller. It swims in an upright position, another thing that makes it different from ordinary fish. It does not have scales like other fish; instead, its body is covered in bony plates that form rings. It has a long tai...
Published by Yanto Yulianto 85 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +6 votes | 1 comments
Killer whales, also known as orcas, are the largest among dolphins on the planet.
Published by Brenden Koo 85 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +5 votes | 1 comments
The Seahorse and Leaf Dragon were located in the coral reef area of Ripley's Aquarium. Their delicate and docile nature makes them one of the most fascinating species of marine live found in the reef.
Published by Lauren Axelrod 86 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +10 votes | 3 comments
12 Facts About the Blue Whale
Published by deepblue 89 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +24 votes | 8 comments
5 Deadly Sea Creatures
Published by deepblue 92 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +19 votes | 11 comments
When the seal pups begin to molt their downy white fur at the age of 12–14 days, the sweet little things are called “ragged jacket” and are then commercially hunted. After molting, the seals are called "beaters", named for the way they attractively beat the water with their flippers. The clubbing and killing practice remains highly controversial.
Published by Colin Dovey 92 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +17 votes | 10 comments
Dolphin populations are fast declining in the past decade. This provides a detailed list of the world's endangered dolphin populations and species.
Published by Karina Miranda 92 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +14 votes | 7 comments
The Whale Shark: The Largest Known Extant Fish in the World
Published by deepblue 92 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +16 votes | 11 comments
The octopus is an amazing animal that has lived, virtually unchanged, in EarthÂ’s oceans for millions of years. They have been around long before man ever walked on this planet and will continue to be here after man is long gone.
Published by Travis Burdick 92 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +8 votes | 2 comments
The Largest Jellyfish in the World, The lion's mane jelly fish
Published by deepblue 92 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +21 votes | 16 comments
There are thousands of different creatures that inhabit the four oceans and numerous seas of the world and naturally many are colorful, some are unique and others are awful-looking.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 92 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +6 votes | 2 comments
Flatfishes are amongst the most-unusual looking marine creatures. There are more than 400 species of flatfish in the world. They are noted for their unusual attributes. Some species can camouflage themselves on the floor of the ocean. Flatfish are unique for having both eyes lying on the same side of the head in the adult fish.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 92 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +6 votes | 3 comments
Real life experience of a Rainbow crab just after moult.
Published by lisa leverton 92 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +19 votes | 15 comments
The Horn shark takes his name from the horn like spines that are located on their backs next to each dorsal fin.
Published by Travis Burdick 92 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +3 votes | 0 comments
HereÂ’s a list of colorful and unique species of squat lobsters.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 93 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +7 votes | 4 comments
Nudibranchs are not just colorful some species are also uniquely patterned. Here are some of the most beautifully and brightly-colored species of sea slugs which are uniquely-patterned.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 93 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +8 votes | 4 comments
Facts about the Obama administrations support on the lifting of the whaling moratorium
Published by Dione Morrison 230 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +0 votes | 0 comments
The spinner dolphin (Stenella longirostris) is a very unique species of dolphin. Spinner dolphins are characterized by their uncanny ability to spin when they “breach”, or jump out of the water.
Published by Krina Chires 96 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +3 votes | 5 comments
How cocktail crabs find a home in class
Published by American Mussel 101 months ago in Sealife & Ocean Life | +7 votes | 4 comments