Clownfish live in symbiotic relationships with sea anemones, where the clownfish are protected by the anemone’s stinging cells and in return they provide food for the anemone. They are found in the warm waters of the Pacific and Indian Oceans.
Blue tangs are also known as “Dory” are found in the tropical waters of the Western Atlantic and Caribbean Sea. They consume algae and other plant matter due to their herbivorous nature. In the wild, they can survive for up to a decade.
Lionfish are venomous fish that are native to the Indo-Pacific region. They have venomous spines on their fins which they use for defense. Lionfish are considered invasive species in the Atlantic and Caribbean waters because of their voracious appetite and lack of natural predators.
Angelfish are found in the warm waters of the Caribbean and the Amazon basin. Their varied colors and elongated dorsal and anal fins make them easily recognizable. These fish are widely sold to aquariums.
Electric eels are freshwater fish native to the Amazon and Orinoco basins in South America. They can produce powerful electric shocks for hunting and self-defense. They can generate an electric field of up to 600 volts.
Jellyfish are found in all oceans and can range in size from tiny to over 6 feet in diameter. They are composed mostly of water and have a transparent body. They use their stinging tentacles to capture prey and defend themselves.
Moray eels inhabit the world’s oceans in both tropical and subtropical regions. Their elongated form and vivid coloration set them apart. They hunt with their sharp teeth and are strictly carnivorous.
Octopuses are found in all oceans and are known for their intelligence, camouflage abilities, and their ability to change color. They are also known for their ability to escape from enclosures, using their ability to squeeze through tiny spaces.
The pufferfish lives in warm waters all over the world. When threatened, they can rapidly expand to several times their normal size.They are also known as blowfish, and some species are considered a delicacy in Japan and China.
In warm coastal waters all over the world, you can find sea horses. Because of their unusual mating rituals and horse-like heads and tails, they have gained widespread recognition as a distinct species. Men are the ones who carry the eggs and give birth to the young. They are considered a symbol of patience and are used in traditional medicine in some cultures.