The Hooded Seal lives in small areas of the North Atlantic. They differ from normal looking seals due to their unique nasal cavity, which inflates and deflates while it swims. This species of seal is also a victim of hunting by human.
It’s the circle of life. And, for underwater wildlife photographer, Amos Nachoum, his job to capture it. His incredible image of a leopard seal preparing to devour a young penguin in Port Lockroy on the Antarctic Peninsula was taken in
Photojournalist Daniel Botelho snapped this stunning shot of a mola mola (ocean sunfish) more than two years ago, but it wasn’t widely seen until this year. The ocean sunfish has an average adult weight of kg lb) — it’s the largest bony fish in the world!
Stranger than fiction. Pyura chilensis--the living rock. This animal looks just like a rock, but is a sea creature found off the coast of Chile and Peru. It is immobile, always born male, and secretes the rare mineral vanadium. Locals eat it in stews.
Blanket Octopus: is 2 meters long with an enormous cape behind it. The octopus is the only animal immune to the stings of the man of war jellyfish. It can rip off the stingers of the jellyfish and use it as a whip.
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The black swallower, Chiasmodon niger, is a species of deep sea fish in the family Chiasmodontidae, notable for its ability to swallow fish larger than itself. Wikipedia Scientific name: Chiasmodon niger Rank: Species Higher classification: Chiasmodon