Starting from the 26th of March 2016, Acquario di Livorno open to public all days. Here the opening times.
Acquario di Livorno is open for schools and groups all the year only upon reservation.
Scientific name: Stegostoma fasciatum
Curiosity: named after the zebra livery that this animal has at birth.
Scientific name:Furcifer caliptratus
Curiosity: lives on trees where he waits for prey, camouflaging among the branches and leaves.
Scientific name: Carcharhinus melanopterus
Curiosity: lives in Tropical Seas, from Red Sea to IndoPacific Sea.
Scientific name: Chelonia mydas
Curiosity: two green turtles in Acquario di Livorno, "Ari" and "Cuba".
Scientific name: Cheilinus undulatus
Curiosity: named after the "bump" on the head that reminds Napoleon's hat.
Scientific name: Amphiprion ocellaris
Curiosity: it is an example of how, in coral reefs, many species can develop mutually beneficial relationships (symbiosis).
Scientific name:Scleractinia sp.
Curiosity: not plants, but animals.
Scientific name:Phillorhiza punctata
Curiosity: caracterized by the dots that this animal has on umbrella, crystalline inclusions to which is due the scientific name.
Scientific name: Hippocampus
Curiosity: takes its name from the very big belly this animal has and that, after mating, can contain up to 1.000 small babies.