Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Fact of the Day: Faux Sharks

Despite their visual similarity to sharks, bala sharks aren't true sharks at all. They belong to the family of freshwater fish known as Cyprinidae. It's closest relatives include carps, and true minnows. 

18 comments:

  1. Hmmmm..... I guess they do sort of have the look of sharks. :-)

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  2. Poor...sometimes appearance is not what we really are ( is it ok this sentence?, I found it a little bit bizarre and I don´t know if I express myself correctly) Kisses :)

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  3. Woww che paura! Non vorrei incontrarlo di persona mentre faccio una nuotatina... ahahah


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  4. It look like a Shark, cheers Adam.

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  5. well, it was still creepy when it got bigger

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  6. LOL on the "wannabe sharks" comment above:D

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  7. A wannabe the cat could eat as a treat

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  8. We have two of those in our aquarium and they are rather big.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  9. They lie so they don't get bullied by big sharks!

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  10. Looks so cute ^__^

    Lots of love,

    Nicole

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  11. lovely photo!
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