Stingray

Stingray

Where do they live? In the shallow coastal waters of temperate ( or even temperature ) seas. Scientific Name: Dasyatis Centroura What does it eat? The Stingray is a carnivore – it eats other fish. Who eats them? Larger carnivores like Sharks and Seals eat them. Cool facts. The Stingrays tail features a poisonous barb which is used only inContinue Reading

Orcas,Killer Whales

Orcas,Killer Whales

Name – Orcas, Killer Whales Scientific name - The scientific name for the orca, or killer whale, is Orcinus orca. Where do they live? Orcas live in every ocean around the world, but are most common in Arctic and Antarctic waters. What do they eat?  Orcas are ocean’s top predators—the huge orca, or killer whale. OrcasContinue Reading

Sea Star

Sea Star

Name – Sea Star (Starfish)Sea Star (Starfish)There are some 2,000 species of sea star living in all the world’s oceans, from tropical habitats to the cold seafloor. The five-arm varieties are the most common, hence their name, but species with 10, 20, and even 40 arms exist. Scientific name – It’s an echinoderm, closely relatedContinue Reading

Puffer Fish

Puffer Fish

Scientific name  Family Tetraodontidae – “four teeth” Where do they live? Most puffers are found in tropical and subtropical ocean waters, but some species live in brackish and even fresh water. What do they eat? Pufferfish eat mostly invertebrates and algae. Large puffers will even crack open and eat clams, mussels, and shellfish with theirContinue Reading

Bottlenose Dolphin

Bottlenose Dolphin

Every dolphin has its own signature whistle to distinguish it from other dolphins, much like a human finger print.The gender differences between a male and a female dolphin are only noticeable close-up, with         the female having a mammary slit [for birth]on the underside. Deep within a dolphins body its temperature is normally 35Continue Reading