Fish questions This is a list of recently added questions about fish. Why is this seahorse male so thick?It is pregnant. Seahorse males deliver the babies. After mating, the fertilized eggs are embedded in the pouch wall and become surrounded by a spongy tissue. The male provides oxygen and supplies the eggs with prolactin, the same hormone responsible for milk production in pregnant mammals.Created by: globalquiz.orgsea animals riddles »easy 72% it is pregnantit is pregnant7062it has swallowed an octopusit has swallowed an octopus266it is changing skinit is changing skin535it holds some air insideit holds some air inside1878 What kind of fish was it NOT?Sharks are a group of fish characterized by a cartilaginous skeleton. Large sharks can easily be crushed under their own weight on land, because sharks do not have rib cages.Created by: globalquiz.orgbones riddles »hard 57% catfishcatfish1682tunatuna1536swordfishswordfish1038sharkshark5774 Which fish has meat with ammonia smell?Sharks are very primitive and they lack a urinary system. Instead sharks carry urea in their blood and excrete it through their flesh by osmosis. After a shark dies, its urea turns to ammonia, which can permeate the flesh.Created by: Debbie Foxcuisine riddles »hard 54% tunatuna1861catfishcatfish1375eeleel2575sharkshark7086 Which country in the world captures the most fish?China, with one-fifth of the world's population, accounts for one-third of the world's reported fish production and two-thirds of the worlds reported aquaculture production. Chinese fishing fleet has access to numerous distant fishing grounds through agreements with foreign countries. That includes West African coast and North and South Pacific.Created by: globalquiz.orgfishing riddles »hard 46% United StatesUnited States506ChileChile1106ChinaChina3127JapanJapan1962 What does swordfish use their sword for?Hunting. Swordfish charge at high speeds through forage fish schools, slashing with their swords to kill or stun prey (contrary to the popular belief, they do not "spear"). They then turn and return to consume their catch.Created by: globalquiz.orgpredators riddles »hard 56% huntinghunting6253attracting femaleattracting female1559buoyancybuoyancy1509electrical detectionelectrical detection1755 Which dangerous fish breathes atmospheric air?Electric eel. Electric ell lives in muddy floodplains of Orinoco basin. It is well adapted to this low-oxygen environment: it can breathe atmospheric air using a vascularized respiratory organ in its oral cavity. In fact, electric eels must rise to the surface every 10 minutes and inhale, otherwise they die not having enough oxygen from the gill.Created by: globalquiz.orgVenezuela riddles »very hard 39% barracudabarracuda1847stingraystingray1100electric eelelectric eel3024moray eelmoray eel1704 Where does electric eel occur in the wild?In South America. Electric eels inhabit muddy waters of the Amazon and Orinoco basins floodplains and swamps. Fortunately, these are remote and uninhabited areas, as electric eels can easily kill a human. Although it doesn't eat such large animals (it has no teeth and can swallow only small mammals), a series of electric shocks is enough to stun and drown a horse.Created by: Sumit Tamanganimals of South America riddles »hard 49% in Australiain Australia2834in South Americain South America7355in Africain Africa1348in South-East Asiain South-East Asia3184 Which sea animal captures have grown significally since 1970?American lobster. In 1990s several cod stocks collapsed due to overfishing. With the large predatory fish removed, their prey have had population explosions, and the capture of lobster tripled since 1970.Created by: globalquiz.orgfood riddles »very hard 36% blue whaleblue whale1231Atlantic codAtlantic cod3178flounderflounder1044American lobsterAmerican lobster3109 Play animals quiz and see all the questions.