In the suburban pond found.
In the lake School in Zelenograd local fishermen found a dead piranha. All amazed and scared of what she had human teeth.
Ichthyologists quickly figured out that in the hands of suburban Rykov got red-bellied PACU (Piaractus brachypomus). This is a ray-finned fish of the family of piranha is very similar to bloodthirsty piranha.
For a person Piaractus brachypomus not dangerous. Fish, according to ichthyologists, it feeds on plant food, in captivity readily eat apples and other fruits. Zelenogradskiy instance has a length of 30 centimeters. In their native climate, red-bellied PACU grows to a meter.
Once again an extended version of the piranha caught in Russian lake from someone’s aquarium. Exactly red-bellied PACU are bred by our aquarists.
A meeting with the piranhas on the Russian open spaces, reading the audience ceased to amaze. Piranhas found in water bodies of Saint-Petersburg, Sverdlovsk region, Barnaul, the don and even in the North of the Komi Republic.
According to the materials: zoo.pravda.ru