LOADING

Clip

S1 E5: Wonderful Cichlids: Eating Dirt

Some species of cichlid, which eat tiny insects and crustaceans, will swallow mouthfuls of sand. They then suck out animals like microscopic shrimp and filter out a cloud of sand through their gills. Video courtesy of Jay Stauffer.
Aired: 2/4/2015 | 0:01:03
You may also like
  • Autumnwatch New England
  • Kingdoms of the Sky
  • Ancient Skies
  • Magical Land of Oz
  • Nature
©2020 WNET All Rights Reserved.   825 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY 10019