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Freshwater fish spends all or some of their lives in freshwater like lakes and rivers, with below 0.05% salinity. This fish needs various physiological adaptations to keep their bodies’ ion concentration balanced. Freshwater fishes comprise 41% of known fish species.
Athletics/track and field or snowsport events of some kind would be at the top of the list.
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I never move my fish! Fish can die when they are moved as this stresses them.When you clean them even refrain from moving them, empty half the tank with a jug or cup and then fill the rest of the tank with treated tank water.
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Yes, guppies are freshwater fish, but they can also tolerate salt in very small doses.
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Answer It depends on where they live. Fish of the smaller variety often eat plant and animal matter that lies on the ocean floor (i.e. a decaying piece of kelp or fish). Some small fish will eat tiny organisms that populate the watery environment around them; there are many types of crustaceons a…
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Put two beta fish together in one bowl, if they start fighting, you know they are both males.
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Fresh water fish absorb water through their skin and gills, saltwater fish actually do drink water. In saltwater fish, they have to drink because their body's concentration of salt is lower than the surrounding water. Therefore, they have to drink huge amounts of water every day to stay hydrated. …
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Answer Male or Female? Many fish owners are interested in learning the sex of their pet fish. In some cases this is an easy thing to determine and in other cases it is quite difficult, if not impossible. The reason is the wide variability between species of fish. And with hundreds of species…
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Dawn and Dusk are when fish are most active, also pay attention to weather patterns and moon phases
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Breeding guppiesIt depends on what kind of fish you are trying to breed. Livebearers are the easist fish to breed for begginers. I breed guppies which are livebearers. All you have to do is put a male and a female in a tank together and in about a week, your fish should be pregnant. It takes about 1…
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Goldfish are egg laying fish, so they do not get pregnant.Unless there is a male in your tank, the female either may not release her eggs at all & simply reabsorb them, or if there is a male, and he chases the female to convince her to release her eggs, some of those eggs may become fertilized.
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First of all, you woudln't want your Betta Fish sick. Second, make sure it has a clean tank, feed it once per day and also make sure it has to be happy = ) Put decorations and plants (fake or real, your choice), dont put any sharp plants or it will hurt the fins.
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you get a net with bread inside or fishing rod and put bread on the hook there under the rocks.
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"no they don't" The above is incorrect. They are endemic to at least Tamaulipas State. Their range within Mexico is from the Rio Grande River and areas emptying into the Gulf of Mexico south as far as the Mexican state of Tabasco.
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Fishes such as Bluegill, Longear, and redbrest sunfish start out a zooplanktivores. They consume zooplankton until they are large enough to begin eating insects. When keeping them in captivity, they will survive well on a variety of insects that they are able to fit into their mouths. If they h ave …
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Gold fish have layers of scales. can be around 8300-18,700
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Algae and pond scum.In nature they eat mainly insects, and some plants/algae. You should feed them a standard tropical fish flake with fish/worm/insect as the main ingredient, and some sort of plant or vegetable. Avoid pellets, food for bottom feeders, and specialized foods. Roll large flakes in you…
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Freshwater fishing is one of the two major fishing disciplines, the other being saltwater fishing. Freshwater fishing is done in lakes, rivers, streams and other bodies of water that are generally considered to contain freshwater. In other words, the water has an extremely low salt content, or no sa…
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They eat other aquatic animals, like tadpoles, squid, and other smaller fish.
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they wiggle.
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Which Came First - the Herring or the Sprat? First, it was the herring. According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, a sprat is "a small European marine fish (Sprattus sprattus) of the herring family - called also brisling; any of various small or young fish (as an anchovy) of the herring family.…
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No. Buffalo fish is native of North America and carp is native of Asia. Although they are commonly confused for the other, buffalo and carp, are not related of species. German Carp are yellow to green in color with small whiskers at the corner of their mouths. Asian Carp are silver with scales li…
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carp would bite at worms, minnows, fake minnow lures, and corn.
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Yes http://www.mass.gov/dfwele/dfw/dfw_trout_waters.htm#conn
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small fish eat minows , plankton , other microorganisms and some time small crustaceans {small crabs , animals or snails }
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Answer people put them there or there is a tempoary streem that only apears during hard rain
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Answer Green Spotted Puffers (and most other puffers) are nearly impossible to breed in captivity, and exact procedure has never been recorded. Puffers lay eggs, they don't become "pregnant". It's thought that the female will lay her eggs on a slate stone and the male will fertilize and fan them …
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I think you are probably talking about the fact that frozen water (ice) is less dense than liquid water, so freezing temperatures will enable the ice to form on top of the waterbody, but still allowing liquid water underneath so fish can survive. Also, ice is usually translucent, so it can still pen…
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Freshwater fish shouldn't be eating because they don't do any harm and i have never tryed itAnother opinionTrout.
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The pickerel eat mainly small fish and frogs. They are carnivores.
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What they eat is one of the things that distinguishes ducks from geese. Geese get most of their food on land, largely eating grass, leaves, herbs, and grain when available. They also eat some aquatic plants and minnows. Geese are also known to eat leftover garbage in urban cities, predominately bre…
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Walleye Pike ... not! Sanders vitreus vitreus is a freshwater perciform. Although sometimes called a Pike, the walleye is not related to the pike. The Walleye is native to Canada and the Northern US. The Walleye is a freshwater fish in the Pike family. They get their name from the film over the…
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fish are NOT REAL<(")<----- but penguins are
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They eat small fish, zooplankton and phytoplanktonSalmon are carnivores and eat meat and protein products. In the wild, salmon may dine on zooplankton and small invertebrates. When they are grown, salmon can eat smaller fish, like herring, or the ship-like krill. Salmon kept in farms are usually fed…
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pandaca pygmeae at 10cm long (possibly called pygmy goby)
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The semi-microscale is used to measure rather small amounts of liquids, with 1 milliliter as the maximum measured amount. This is important in very delicate experiments where very small quantities of liquids need to be used in precise amounts.
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The male fish usually have a longer fish than the females. Also, the males have 2 fins on there belly and the female fish only have one.
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Salt water fish eat fish that are smaller than them then those fish eat zoo plankton then zooplankton eat phytoplankton. I have appreciated answering these questions so if you have anymore go to askanything.com Also, it really depends on the fish.
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Mahi-mahi, trout, minnow, grouper and others.
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Answer you can put any type of fresh water fish in a pond...that includes goldfish. Answer Be sure to know how hot/cold your water gets in the summer/winter and what temperature range your fish of choice can withstand. Know what they eat, are there predators in your neighborhood and provide…
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they are identical in appearance,but females grow larger.
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No i don't think soMost sharks do blink.
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Answer It is likely that stenohaline freshwater fish would die. Others with better osmoregulatory abilities might be able to survive.
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Steelhead Trout The steelhead trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss, was adopted in 1969 as Washington's state fish.Steelhead trout is the official state fish in Washington. It is one of the state's most popular fish for recreational fishing.
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Fillet the fish removing the skin. Dip the fillet in "Fry Crisp" batter from the market and deep fry in a fry daddy fryer.Excellnt!
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All fish live in water which has oxygen in it. But if the fish stays out of the water for more then a few minutes, they will die because fish have gills that absorb oxygen only when they are in water.
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Best Bass fishing stateIts your opinion, I recomend West Point Lake in GeorgiaAnswer #2TexasAgree that Texas has super good fishing. Many arguments could also be presented for any of the coastal states as well as NY and CA. CA certainly has a lot of bragging rights for the most fish in the 20 pound …
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Fish go further down than the ice. The ice usually doesn't freeze all the way to the bottom. If the fish are trapped in shallow water or if the lake or stream freezes to the bottom, they will freeze.
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It depends on what type of fish it is, some can eat other fish, leeches, FISH FOOD, several others!
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Lures for smallmouth include any that work for largemouth, except you use slightly smaller versions. Crankbaits, jerkbaits, buzzbait, spinnerbaits, topwater plugs, plastic worms, lizards, crayfish.Live bait for smallies are crayfish, nightcrawlers, minnows, leeches.
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The average lifespan is around 60 years if proper care is given. Some can live even longer, The world record Koi lived to be 226 years old.
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You can tell if your fish has a reddish or blackish dot near their but. This is called the gravid spot. And you know when they are about to give birth when their bellies square off or start to look boxy. They could also stay close to the bottom of the tank and not eat for a while.
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Bass in rivers generally eat crawfish. The best possible thing you could do catch fish is match the hatch...which is finding a crawfish in your river and find a bait that matches the craw... Or just use live crawfish (DEADLY!)
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well... First of all if you wanna catch a freshwater bass you want good bait. I recommend that you use fake soft frogs, and when you use the fake soft frogs you should always use a double hook. (unless you don't have one..) Freshwater bass usually like to hang out under lilly pads, driftwood, trees,…
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Freswater fish are fish that live in fresh water, or not salt water. Some examples are trout like the brook, brown, cutthroat, tiger, golden, lake, rainbow, and splake. Certain Bass are freshwater too, smallmouth,largemouth, rock, Roanoke.
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42 inches, 25 lbs http://www.infoplease.com/ipsa/A0115316.html 25 lbs 0 oz.
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female or male? The male is darker in color. i thinks its only for gold fishYes it is because for tropical fish the males fin on their tummies are smaller than the females
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X-Ray fish eat other fish and they are any fish smaller than them!!! Family: Characidae Species: Pristella maxillaris Offical Name: The X-Ray fish Size: 2.5cm (1 inch) Diet: Omnivorous Tank levels: All Habitat: Inland waters of Venezuela, Guyana, and Amazonian Brazil Remarks: This is a dec…
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You can't and their hermaphroditic ability to breed makes it unnecessary. Basically 2 snails of the same sex can breed.
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Goldfish are egg laying fish, so they do not get pregnant
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brim,bass ,carp,crappie,maybe catfish,bass,sunfish
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7 years
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Answer The gills and the brain
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If your dog's water dish is made of plastic, the smell is most likely due to bacteria. This should have nothing to do with whatever a "high liver count" is, nor the age of your dog. Once a colony of bacteria has begun growing inside of plastic, it is extremely difficult to remove the smell.
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A group of fish is called a school.
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yes they do
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a school of fish
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Answer the most common type of small wild fish are Auroa Lee and the Bluewater Guppies about 1-3 cm wide.
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The number of bones that a fish has is dependent upon the type of fish. Some fish do not have any bones, while other fish have hundreds of bones.
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I only know one which would be the frog... One way a frog adapted to the wetland is having his long sticky tongue to catch water-skiers or the pesky flies that buzz and ski around him. P.S. From Nolan Rudolph for those of you doing the Biome Project in springer schoolLoser^
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They eat worms, night crawlers, crickets, and gold fish, junebugs, and Shad. But these fish if it is a life or death situation they will eat each other.
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a street
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It is not in fact the male fish that has a special name, but the female. The proper term for female fish is fishie (not fishy, because being fishy is bad).
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Most baby salmon are called parrs, but they are also called smolt or grilse.
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mostly lakes, but rarly rivers
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The world record for northern pike was caught out of a lake near Humboldt Sk, Burton Lake. THe fish was caught on a five of diamonds spoon.
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a school
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That all depends on the species of frog and the weather. As a general rule frogs need to stay moist. All frogs can breathe air, so thats not the problem. If they are being handled your hands need to stay wet to avoid drying their skin out.
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Answer well... i found some info that a frog can last 3-9 days without water... but im not sure if its accurate... but others should post answers too... u may never know... this info may help the world............ Answer 2: I own....well did own 2 Red Eye Green Tree Frogs, i had them in a tank a…
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Smallmouth love smaller fish, frogs, and crayfish. Will take some insect life as well.
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pandaca pygmea
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Largemouth bass
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if it is a cosmetic pond put your fish in an aquarium and drain your pump so it doesn't freeze and break drain your pond
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Yes, it can rain fish because of a water spout,it can pick the animal up and then come back down with rain!!! and it also happens with frogs,and birds.
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some of the 'trophy' bluegill are 10+ years, im not sure how long they can live up to though.
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you attract them using lures or live bait and then reel them in or pull them in with fishing line, there are many other different ways to catch bass casting, jigging, and many other ways.
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I think worms.
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Well, i would pick up some dried bloodworms from your local petstore. Remember though, these are treats, and not to be a betta's regular diet.
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other fish
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any food
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The whale shark which grows up to 15 meters long.
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A group of fish is called a school, shoal, draft, run, haul, or catch.
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Shark
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Sand Eels are very good for large ones.
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in my bathtub
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PIKEBig,powerful,awe-inspiring and unmistable;the pike is the top line predator in most European freshwater fisheries and has been caught to weights approaching 70lb (31.8kg) in Europe.Pike lead solitary lives,hinding patiently and well-camouflaged in snags,weed or reeds waiting for an unsuspecting …
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The smallest fish in the world is called a Paedocypris progenetica which can be found in the forest swamps on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.
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