The world inside the sea is very strange. Many times some such creatures come out here, which you and we cannot even imagine. Recently, a video of one such fish is attracting people's attention on social media. Looking at this fish swimming in the depths of the sea, it seems as if there is an 'alien ship'. This fish is considered to be the heaviest fish in the world, named Ocean Sunfish.
Ocean sunfish size
As such, Ocean Sunfish is a giant sized fish, also called Bony Fish. Knowing the weight of this silver-colored fish, you will also be blown away. You will be surprised to know that the scientific name of Ocean Sunfish (Mola) is Mola Mola, which can weigh up to 2500 kg (2.5 tons). According to the report of National Geographic, the Latin meaning of mola is 'millstone'. At the same time, the size of its wingspan is up to 4.2 meters. These fish can grow up to 11 feet long, which is considered harmless to humans.
Watch the video here.
The ocean sunfish is the world's heaviest known bony fish: it reaches up to 2,300 kg of weight and 4.2 meters of size across the finspic.twitter.com/IgyJvA3reX
— Massimo (@Rainmaker1973) December 5, 2023
World's heaviest Bony fish
It is said that it is an omnivorous fish (Ocean Sunfish Facts), whose life span is up to 10 years. The body of this fish is flattened, disk-like in shape. This video has been shared on the social media platform X (earlier Twitter) by an account named @Rainmaker1973. Sharing the video, the caption reads, 'Ocean sunfish is the heaviest of all bony fish, weighing 2300 kg and wingspan up to 4.2 meters.' This 2 minute 20 second video is being watched and liked a lot.