Marine Life Trivia

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20 Questions
See how many you can get right

 

Question 1:
Manatees, also known as sea cows, are closely related to which animals?
Whales
Walruses
Dolphins
Elephants

 

Question 2:
In what goup of sea animals do the males gives birth to its young?
Sea catfishes
Seahorses
Moray eels
Jawfishes

 

Question 3:
The teeth of crabs and lobsters used in chewing their food are located where?
On their claws
On their mandibles
On their throat
In their stomach

 

Question 4:
All these animals have no bones, brains, heart or head except which?
Starfishes
Jellyfishes
Oysters
Sea cucumbers

 

Question 5:
Which is the largest species (by weight) of hard shelled turtles?
Loggerhead sea turtle
Green sea turtle
Leatherback sea turtle
Galapagos tortoise

 

Question 6:
How do lobsters communicate with each other?
Through claw movements
Special dance moves
Eye movements
Urinating on one another's faces

 

Question 7:
What is a group of stingrays called?
Shiver
Crowd
Fever
Battery

 

Question 8:
How many eyes does a horseshoe crab have?
Fifteen
Twelve
Ten
Eight

 

Question 9:
What sea animals have feet on their arms?
Octopuses
Squids
Anemones
Starfishes

 

Question 10:
If "Finding Nemo" had been accurate, what would have happened?
Nemo's father would have abandoned him when he was born
Nemo's father would have become his mother after she died
Nemo's father would not associate with other fish, like Dory
Nemo's father would never have left home (niche) to go look for him

 

Question 11:
Blacktip sharks have black tips on all fins except which?
1st dorsal fin
2nd dorsal fin
Caudal fin
Anal fin

 

Question 12:
Which popular marine fish has survived stocking into freshwater lakes and reservoirs in Texas?
Red drum
Spotted seatrout
Southern flounder
Black drum

 

Question 13:
All these crabs have an "exoskeleton" except?
Gulf grassflat crab
Longwrist hermit crab
False arrow crab
Eastern tube crab

 

Question 14:
What color is the blood of a horseshoe crab?
Blue
Black
Green
No color

 

Question 15:
Which of the following marine animals are not strict herbivores (vegan)?
Green sea turtles
Manatees
Marine iguanas
Bay anchovies

 

Question 16:
All of these fishes lack a stomach except?
Eels
Killifishes
Gobies
Pipefishes

 

Question 17:
The sperm whale makes the loundest noise on the planet. What animal makes the 2nd loudest noise?
Gulf corvina
Elephant seal
Snapping shrimp
Blue whale

 

Question 18:
Which group of fishes has the ability to breathe air?
Gafftopsail catfishes
Tripletails
Tarpons
Sailfishes

 

Question 19:
Which invertebrates are in the same phylum as vertebrates (Chordata)?
Sea squirts
Sea pens
Mantis shrimps
Sea leeches

 

Question 20:
Which of these fishes possess a caudal fin?
Sea horses
Tonguefishes
Ocean sunfishes
Atlantic cutlessfishes