Meet Promachoteuthis sulcus, a bizarre creature straight out of your nightmares. It's a species of promachoteuthid squid and only one specimen has been found to date. It was captured in the Southern Atlantic Ocean at a depth of in
The squid Gonatus onyx carries around her brood of to eggs for up to nine months. The squid moms have their arms full: While carrying their eggs, they’re stuck swimming with their fins and mantle instead of their much more effective arms.
The zebra seahorse (Hippocampus zebra) is a species of fish in the Syngnathidae family. It is endemic to Australia. This species of fish has been found in and around coral reefs. The maximum reported depth is 69 m. It is on the list of threatened species.
Meet the Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus), an ocean fish found around Asia. Their bizarre appearance isn't all that sets them apart - they also produce a natural antifreeze to keep their blood moving in the cold waters they inhabit.
Piglet Squid~ This squid has always got a smile on its face! The skin pigmentation of this little deep water squid gives it a huge grin, while the tentacles seem to form a mass of curly 'hair', combining to give it an almost cartoon appearance. SO CUTE!
The giant isopod is a crustacean that lives at the bottom of the ocean and is related to shrimp, crabs, and… the roly-poly pill-bugs that dwell in your garden. But unlike their insect cousins, giant isopods can grow to be more than 16 inches cm) long.