Sea Animals Facts




It feed on a wide variety of organisms near the surface by swimming as fast as 80 km/h ( 50 mph) using its bill to stun injure or kill while knifing through a school of fish or other prey 




Also known as the Colubrine Sea krait or Yellow lipped Sea krait , it is venomous sea snake with distinctive black stripes and a very potent neurotoxic venom which it uses on prey

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Also known as Spook fish, Barreleyes deep sea fish that have a transparent , cowl-like shield that covers the top of the head and its prominent barre
  

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Also known as the White whale . It is an Arctic and sub-arctic
 marinemammal and is commonly referred to as the Beluga




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Big fin squid are a group of rarely seen cephalopods with a distinctive morphology. They are also nicknamed the Long arm squid due to their long arms reach more than 20ft. 



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The Black Swallower fish is a very common and widespread ocean fish that lives in depths of up to 10000 feet below the surface.


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Blobfish facts


As the name suggests, this fish resembles a blob. The BLobfish
 is  a  deep sea fish that lives at depths between 2000-4000ft 
where the pressure is 60-120 time as great as at sea level

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blue ringed octopus

Despite its small size , The Blue ringed Octopus is recognized as one of the world most venomous marine animal, carrying enough venom to kill twenty six adult human with a within minutes.

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"Banded Sea Krait" Also known as the Colubrine Sea krait or Yellow lipped Sea krait , it is venomous sea snake with distinctive black stripes and a very potent neurotoxic venom which it uses on prey.


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Its claws are power full enough to crack open coconut and can be used to lift weights of up to 28kg.


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Also known as the blu tangRegal Tang or Dory they have a royal blue body , yellow tail , and black palette design hence their name.

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 With a spring-like motion , it uses its appendages to attack prey by striking at a speed equal to a moving bullet . A blow from a peacock mantis shrimp can easily break through thick glass.


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according to Guinness world record , it is the slowest moving animal in the fish category with a top speed of only 152cm per hour.


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It is a species of small but brightly colored sea snail and appears bright orange yellow in color with black markings


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21 kb in weight and a maximum age of 16 years , and are the largest herbivorous fish in the Atlantic



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 They dwell in sea depths of between 500-700 ft deep and they burrow into mud or clay floor for shelter this interesting sea creature certainly looks like something from an extraterrestrial .


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 will change to dark red and brown when excited frightened are feeding.

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Female ocean sun fish produced more egg than any other known species lying up to 280,000,000 eggs at a time.


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It is the largest of the hammerhead shark species and found in tropical and warm temperate waters worldwide. It is a strong solidarity shark that even feeds on smaller sharks.

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They hunt by burying themselves in the sand with their eyes and mouth sticking out just enough to search for prey and wait. Once something tasty swims by

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Also known as the Bluebottles, it not as  an actual jelly fish but a siphonophore; an animal made up of a  colony of organisms working together..


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The Narwhal is an arctic whale that possesses a large tusk from a protruding canine tooth. While some have no tusk , some have up to two tusks that can grow as long as 10 feet



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