Feeling tired from working everyday life it was decided to visit the fishes! One of the few places in Shanghai where you can do it – Shanghai Maritime aquarium (Shanghai Ocean Aquarium).
This place is the opportunity to see the representatives of the water world, collected from different parts of the world, “every creature on the pair”. One of the favorite places of children and tourists. But more, of course, children. Anyway the people there are always a lot, so be prepared, if noted in the list of attractions and Shanghai marine aquarium. All in good time.
Before you get to the aquarium, I shook the outskirts of town, where, in fact, have the opportunity to see what is outside of “downtown”. The answer is utterly simple – nothing is, roads, construction, transport interchanges, used every day in Shanghai attracts a huge number of cars and other vehicles, as well as people. Continue reading
Catfish-the pygmies (pygmaeus Corydoras, Catfish black) – tiny members of the family kellytoy kgs.
The natural habitat of the tributaries of the Amazon river. Hold usually silted, slow-flowing and stagnant waters.
The appearance and behavior. The name catfish was due to its small size (not more than 3 cm in females, 2.5 cm – males). The body elongated, sides covered with bony plates. Color – greenish-gray, breast and belly are whitish and shiny. Along the body is a black band running to the caudal fin base and terminating in a spot. The fins are transparent. On the upper and lower jaws there are 2 pairs of antennae. Females are larger and broader than males.
Catfish-the pygmies – fish schooling. Live in benthonic layer of water. Curious and agile, but can be virtually invisible in the aquarium. Their favorite activity is to dig in the soil or hide during the days and rest on the leaves and the grass. Occasionally there may appear a flock in the water column. Continue reading