Stranded fish occurred in the Commanders

Animals

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, April 18 — RIA Novosti. Specialists Commander Biosphere Reserve was massive stranding of fish "sea frog", told RIA Novosti on Monday, a representative of the reserve.

Sea Frog (local name — "Myakonkov", in the language of the indigenous people of the Commander Islands — Aleuts "layuhashka") — a fish of the family krugloperyh. In the evolution of marine frogs have unusual anchorage on the rocks — the suction cup formed of the pelvic fins. By the shores of the sea Commander frog suitable for spawning in early April.

"In much of the coastline of the island has been a massive Bering Sea emissions frogs. Inspectors account for every linear meter of three or four individuals, "- said the source.

He noted that the mass emissions of marine frogs on the island never recorded for the entire period of long-term observations. The cause of death of fish yet to be established. Most likely, according to scientists, — changes in the ocean.

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