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Amazing Garden Eel Photos

posted on Nov 24, 2016| tags: eel fish ocean

Garden Eel

 

Garden eel are awesome creatures. They lives inside sand under the sea. They are not deep sea dwellers. They prefer the regions where sunlight is plenty. So, they lives in shallow sea beds covered with sand. There are hundreds of species of the animal living in the world's oceans, seas, bays and gulfs. Look at the photo below to see another one.

 

Garden Eel Colony

 

Here is a large colony of garden eels inside a marine awuarium. Look at the amazing scene. They looks like thousands of sea snakes.

brown garden eel

Who was talking about snakes? Look at the above photo. That thing suddenly resembles a snake, is not it? It is a brown garden eel. On land it wrthing like a snake. But don't be affraid guys, it can't bite.

Learn more about the garden eels from here.

Falco’s Hawkfish or Dwarf Hawkfish [Cirrhitichthys falco]

posted on Apr 20, 2016| tags: fish marine life ocean hawkfish

Falco’s Hawkfish

Like a hawk the Hawkfish jumps upon its prey from the coral mounds. Most of the Hawkfish species are very aggressive.  Some of the types of Hawkfish are less aggressive and thus preferred by the Aquarium owners. The Falco's hawkfish is such a beautiful fish. Another name of the fish is Dwarf Hawkfish. Scientific name of the fish is Cirrhitichthys falco. The fish never grows more than 7 cm in length.

The Falco’s  Hawkfish is white with red-chestnut spots that run corner to corner along the body. They have little tufts of splendid yellow on the tips of their dorsal blade beam called cirri. They are also known as the Spotted Hawkfish.

The Falco's hawkfish lives in the corals in the Indo-Pacific region. The fish generally swims at the depth of 20 to 60 feet. Thay can be seen in coral reefs. They generally keep hidden at the base of the coral reefs. Talking about swimming it must be said that the fish is not a good swimmer. It generally can only swim for a few seconds. Most of the

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