The baby Asian leopard sharks born at the Moscow zoo

In the Moscow zoo continues the «baby boom»: the light first appeared, the baby Asian leopard sharks. Now striped fish weighs more than 30 grams and fed with chopped squid. The name of these sharks was due to the similarity of the habits of cats.

The baby Asian leopard sharks for the first time born in the Moscow zoo, this is the website of the mayor and government capital.

In captivity, leopard sharks breed infrequently, to do this they need a special microclimate. At this point the baby weighs about 30 grams and fed with chopped squid. Despite the small size, the cub can be found at bright brown lines. With age they will fade and be less expressive.

The name of the shark was due to the large expressive eyes, feline, flexibility, and a habit of sleeping curled in a ball. Society relatives they, like cats, prefer to be alone and are nocturnal.

In the wild leopard sharks inhabit the coastal coral reefs in the Eastern Indian and Western Pacific ocean.

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The baby Asian leopard sharks born at the Moscow zoo 13.09.2017

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