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#176360 - 05/08/05 03:02 PM Do fish got eyelids?
papashine Offline
Ok guys and galls, my 12 yr old son just asked this question, I only know of sharks having a membrane that shields there eyes when feeding, what else is out there, enquireing minds want to know. confused
Reality..What a concept!

#176361 - 05/08/05 03:06 PM Re: Do fish got eyelids?
SP Daily Offline
Tell him to go catch a few and check 'em out. Oh, and drop off a couple of snappers at my house...

#176362 - 05/08/05 03:07 PM Re: Do fish got eyelids?
papashine Offline
eats them to fast to check them out, ditto for the drop off.
Reality..What a concept!

#176363 - 05/08/05 03:10 PM Re: Do fish got eyelids?
SP Daily Offline
Put him on restriction while theres still some fish left in the sea!

#176364 - 05/08/05 03:18 PM Re: Do fish got eyelids?
papashine Offline
Catch of the day will be on the menu tonight at Mikey's house, the gang is planning a cook-out, best get your butt over there, tellim I sent ya, they might go for it! laugh
Reality..What a concept!

#176365 - 05/08/05 03:28 PM Re: Do fish got eyelids?
SP Daily Offline
Not me! Those sharks are biters.

#176366 - 05/08/05 03:40 PM Re: Do fish got eyelids?
papashine Offline
Jessy, you started his fishamania, remember when we went fishing, Jessica was about 6 and James was about 3.. we were on your boat-not catching much and decided to go to Woody's wharf, we baited there hooks with shrimp, a good bait, as it should be for 12 bucks a pound, and through there lines in the water.. meanwhile we were chatting with an american fisherman about his luck at bonefishing, he was complaining that he had been out with a guide a couple of times at great expense and had cought nothing, just about then we heard a reel screaming as well as James and when the fuss was over James had landed his first fish...a bone fish.. the rest of the week I noticed that guy fishing from Woody's dock. You helped create the fishing monster.
Reality..What a concept!

#176367 - 05/08/05 03:47 PM Re: Do fish got eyelids?
SP Daily Offline
Yup, that was one very proud 3 year old!

#176368 - 05/08/05 11:22 PM Re: Do fish got eyelids?
PattiCake Offline

#176369 - 05/09/05 02:45 AM Re: Do fish got eyelids?
seashell Offline
Papashine, in case your son hasn't found the answer to his question yet.

Fish don't have eyelids. They don't need to blink to keep their eyes moist. Sharks don't really have eyelids. The cover that closes over them during a strike is probably for self-protection during the attack.

Octopus can close their eyes.
A fish and a bird can fall in love, but where will they build their nest?

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