Ten Most Weird Animals On Earth

Today we are making a list about strange, weird and very unique animals found on our planet. Most of them are very old, but we don’t know about them. Some are dangerous, some live under water but all these are very unusual and unique creatures,

At Number 10

Frill-necked Lizard

This strange lizard is also called Frilled Dragon. As the name indicates it has large ruff of skin which is mostly folded under his neck but when it get frightened it open its mouth and the frill flares out. That’s why people called him a Dragon.1

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At Number 9

Dumbo Octopus

The octopuses of the genus Grimpoteuthis are also known as Dumbo octopuses. It has the ears like Walt Disney’s flying elephant. They are open ocean animals and mostly found in extreme depths.dumbo_octopus-3

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At Number 8

Angora Rabbit

It is not like simple Rabbits, It is a different variety of domestic rabbit. In the mid 1700s these are very popular Pets among French people. They are famous for their long soft wool.english_angora_rabbits_02

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At Number 7

Tasmanian Tiger

It is commonly known as the Tasmanian Tiger (due to its striped back), the Tasmanian Wolf, and the Tassie Tiger. It is thought that it become extinct in 20th century.760175-tasmanian-tiger

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At Number 6

Platypus

It is a weird animal with bizarre appearance. It is one of the five mammals that lay eggs instead of giving birth to live young. It also contains a spur full of poison on the hind foot, which is very dangerous for the human beings.platypus-03-swimming

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At Number 5

Narwhal

It is one of the two types of white whale. It has a  tusk on his face which is nearly 10 feet long and weigh up to 22 pounds. Some of them also contain two tusks but it is very rare.Narwhal

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At Number 4

Angler fish

This fish is mostly found in Deep-sea mainly live in oceans, where the water is too deep that sun rays can’t reach there. This fish have spines attached with their head, which can moves in all directions.Anglerfish

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At Number 3

Leafy Sea-dragon

Named after the dragons of Chinese mythology, Leafy Sea-dragons resemble a piece of drifting seaweed as they float in the seaweed-filled water. The Leafy Sea-dragon, with green, orange and gold hues along its body, is covered with leaf-like appendages, making it remarkably camouflaged. Only the fluttering of tiny fins or the moving of an independently swiveling eye reveals its presence. Sea-dragons have no teeth or stomach and feed exclusively on mysidopsis shrimp. Known as “Australian seahorses” in Australia, they are found in calm, cold water that is approximately 50-54° Fahrenheit. Via Wikipedialeafy_seadragon

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At Number 2

Yeti Crab

Kiwa hirsuta is a crustacean discovered in 2005 in the South Pacific Ocean. This decapod, 6 inches long, is notable for the quantity of silky blond setae (resembling fur) covering thoracic legs and claws. Its discoverers dubbed it the “yeti lobster” or “yeti crab”. Based on both morphology and molecular data, the species was deemed to form a new genus and family (Kiwaidae). Via Wikipediayeticrab

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At Number 1

Coelacanth

Coelacanth is the common name for an order of fish that includes the oldest living lineage of jawed fish known to date. The coelacanths, which are related to lungfishes and tetrapods, were believed to have been extinct since the end of the Cretaceous period, until the first specimen was found off the east coast of South Africa, off the Chalumna River in 1938. Via Wikipediaindonesia_coelacanthImage Source

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