Deeper than 200 meters, daylight begins to vanish. Though they might appear alien to us, sea animals are good and have impressive lengthy-time period recollections, sophisticated social constructions and the power to use instruments. Toothed whales eat fish, squid and other animals, using their teeth to chew off and chew food.
The BBC ‘s Blue Planet has featured deep sea creatures, highlighting their peculiar attributes. This particular specimen, Platybrachium antarcticum, “flies through the deep Antarctic waters looking the shelled pteropods (another type of snail) on which it feeds,” in keeping with the Marine Census of Life.
Unlike most of the shark species, these sharks are the light giants of the bunch, feeding on largely plankton, fish eggs, and larvae. In … Read More