11 Of The World’s Weirdest Most Beautiful Underwater Creatures

Take a journey into the deepest depths of the ocean where some of the world’s weirdest and most beautiful creatures live.

1. Axolotl

Also known as the Mexican walking fish.

2. Bathysaurus

Deep sea lizard fish.

 

3. Chromodoris Kuniei

A species of very colorful sea slug

4. Dumbo Octopus

A type of deep sea octopus named after Walt Disney’s famous character Dumbo the elephant because of the ear-like fins.

5. Flabellina Nobilis

A translucent white sea slug with opaque white markings

6. Flying Gurnard

A marine fish notable for their greatly enlarged pectoral fins

7. Blue Angel

Also known as the blue dragon, this 35mm creature floats upside down on the surface tension of the water.

8. Phyllodesmium Poindimiei

A species of colorful sea slug found in Australia and the Philippines.

9. Pink Sea Through Fantasia

A rare swimming sea cucumber seen about 2,500 metres.

10. Sea Angel

Small translucent sea slugs always found floating in large groups.

11. Watasenia Scintillans

Also known as the sparkling enope squid or firefly squid, each tentacle has a photophore organ, which produces light. When flashed, the light attracts small fish, which the squid can feed upon.

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