Don't Mutalisks ever land?

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Unfortunately, Sharks aren't fish. And so long as there's a current that will pass awter through their gills, they don't necessarily have to be swimming (although in order to stay in a single place in the current, this is usually required).

they're TOTALLY fish.
Wow guys....just wow.
They are fish, they're just unusual because they have a fully cartilaginous skeleton. And don't tell me I'm wrong, I just celebrated Shark Week!

....Shark Week!!!!!! (I know it has nothing to do with the actual topic, I just like Shark Week)
I thought that once to myself, yes. Just like that one concept art of the corrupter, they do land and slither about a bit.

And since when aren't sharks a type of fish? They fall under Selichimorpha, a section of bony fish with entirely cartilege skeletons. Only two species of sharks aren't cold-blooded (great whites and makos, they use the heat from their muscles to warm up), they have gills, a specialised type of scale covering their body, let alone they live in water. So if they aren't fish what are they?
So if they aren't fish what are they?


Reptiles.


If any fish stops swimming it will not have enough water running through its' gills and will suffocate. Unless it has a means otherwise to store oxygen or pump water through its gill, a fish always has to move.


Watch more discovery channel and animal planet, there are several types of fish that stop moving...hell, some of the fresh water fish you can buy for your tank sit at the bottom.

Nurse Sharks can lay still, as can a few other types...if not mistaken, I know Nurse Sharks can.
Stingrays can lay still.
Flounder.
Stonefish.

Many of your ambush predators of the ocean, basically.



Don't sharks never stop swimming?


Depends upon the Shark, nurse Sharks do while Great Whites do not...if I'm not mistaken.


If any fish stops swimming it will not have enough water running through its' gills and will suffocate. Unless it has a means otherwise to store oxygen or pump water through its gill, a fish always has to move.


Unfortunately, Sharks aren't fish. And so long as there's a current that will pass awter through their gills, they don't necessarily have to be swimming (although in order to stay in a single place in the current, this is usually required).


Sharks classify as a fish.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/Shark
They must be exhausted, what with those wings constantly flapping. Don't they ever take five? Perch on a hatchery or something?


If you played WoW, you would know that only Northrend birds actually land to take a rest. All other blizzard birds are in an eternal limbo of aching wings.

The people at Blizzard are just horrible that way.
Yeah, Nurse sharks are actually able to pump water through their mouths and out their gills while stationary. They're pretty cool, I don't know of other sharks that can do that (if there are I'd love to learn about them). I don't know what this has to do with the original topic anymore, but I'd like to reiterate that I love Shark Week.
As someone stated, a grounded mutalisk is described in one of the earlier books. Before I read that, I always assumed they hung of the spires like bats. Odd snake slither or bat-hanging, take your pick and be happy.
All of that purity of essence and they can't even grow legs.
Kittens.
mutas cost 100 gas >.>
just like zerglings and marines need a break? lol we commanders are big jerks never giving our units a rest :(
just like zerglings and marines need a break? lol we commanders are big jerks never giving our units a rest :(


Zerglings are lucky to live two minutes, and marines are compensated with stim packs.

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