Mike Powell, a fisherman in Lake Canton in the United States of America, caught a strange and frightening fish with fangs, the type of snakehead, and weighing about 2.7 kilograms, according to what was published by the Russian “Sputnik” agency.
Local wildlife experts say that the exotic fish is native to the continent of Asia, and that its fishing is illegal in the United States, as it is a harmful and predatory fish and therefore cannot be possessed, and it is also confused with the “snakehead” fish, in what wildlife officials hope, Preserve them from extinction.
In another incident, it is noteworthy that beachgoers off the US Outer Banks Islands stood – earlier – in a state of amazement and fear in front of a fish whose mouth reveals completely human-looking teeth, giving it a terrifying smile and the shape of a strange creature.
According to the “Genites Bear” fishery in North Carolina, the fish fell into the nets of fisherman Nathan Martin, who was surprised by human teeth aligned on the top and bottom of its mouth..
According to the magazine “Scientific American”, the fish, which weighed 4 kilograms, is a type of sheep’s head, a species that raises teeth similar to human teeth because they are carnivores.
The moment of catching the fish
The sheep head fish usually weighs between 2.5 to 7 kilograms, and the reason for its increased weight is its strong incisors that allow it to eat other fish, and it lives throughout the year in the coastal waters of North Carolina in the eastern United States..
A post with a picture of the strange fish on Facebook received thousands of shares, likes and comments about the fish’s appearance.