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What are minnows?

March 24, 2017 | Author: | Posted in Zoology

Minnow, often corrupted into minnie, is popularly applied in the United States to any small fish irrespective of species. In British usage the term is applied only to a particular species, the smallest common food fish of the British Isles. American scientists restrict the term to a certain species of small fish belonging to the …

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Can fish hear?

December 17, 2016 | Author: | Posted in Environmental

With present knowledge this question cannot be answered definitely. Experiments have given conflicting results. Some investigators believe that certain fish do not respond to the stimuli of sound, waves, while others have obtained some reaction to such stimuli, Since different species of fish were used in the experiments, it is possible that the sense of …

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