The world is full off weird and strange things, from animals that we have never to abnormalities faced during pregnancy in humans. But one thing that has amazed people is when new animals come up and shock the living heck out of everyone. Humans have been roaming this planet for a long time, but there are some areas on this planet that haven’t been touched.
As of now, we have discovered countless species roaming our planet, and that’s why we bring you a list of some of the world’s weirdest looking animals.
8 Of The World’s Weirdest Looking Animals
The Mexican Walking Fish
The Mexican walking fish, which is also known as the Axolotl, is a small salamander that can be found in a number of lakes in Mexico City, Mexico. The walking fish is listed under the endangered species list. This type of fish is capable of regenerating limbs, has lidless eyes, and can be black or white.
The Saiga Antelope can be found around Russia, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan and is easily recognized thanks to its weird and large looking nose, which is also very flexible. Their nose may look weird, but it helps out the animal in dusting out particles and regulates the temperature of the blood.
This skinny snouted crocodile can only be found in the waters of India. The long and weird looking nose of the croc has nearly 110 teeth, which helps them capture small and large fish with ease. According to reports, there are over 230 gharial crocodiles in existence today.
The red-lipped batfish is found near the Galapagos Islands and it looks like the fish is wearing makeup and lipstick. Not only its weird red lips, but this fish also has a horn, which allows it to walk on the floor of the ocean.
Jabiru storks are native to Central and South America, where they are known to feed on small mammals, fishes, and amphibians.
One of the oldest fish on planet earth, the Alligator Gar is dated back to around 100 million years. This fish is capable of growing up to 8 feet in length. Their snouts have sharp teeth, which helps them catch fish and breathe air. The alligator gar is known for swimming in freshwater lakes and rivers.
The see sheep, a weird looking creature that is found in the open sea, is formally known as the Costasiella Kuroshimae. This fish is stunning and has a special ability, which is to photosynthesize.
The Dumbo Octopus, which is formally known as the Grimpoteuthis, is a genus of the pelagic umbrella octopuses. The name was given to the octopus after it resembled with Dumbo, a character in the Disney Universe.