These Creatures Are Not Extra-Terrestrials. They’re Swimming in the Ocean Right Now.

According to researchers and scientists, only 5-7 percent of the ocean floor has been mapped and explored and only 0.5 percent of the ocean itself. In other words, 95.5 percent of the ocean is unexplored!

The ocean remains a mysterious place with many species that are yet to be found in the deepest parts of the ocean. The following weird fish species are only some that have been discovered in our oceans and they are as alien-looking as anything you could find anywhere else.

1) Bloodybelly Comb Jelly

 

 

2) Dumbo Octopus

 

3) Salp

 

4) Goblin Shark

 

5) Blobfish

 

6) Bobbit Worm

 

 

7) Barreleye

 

17 Weird Fish That Look Like Extra-Terrestrials - Barreleye in action.

 

8) Flower Hat Jellyfish

 

9) Atolla Jellyfish

 

10) Sarcastic Fringehead

 

 

11) Glass Squid

 

12) Pink See-Through Fantasia

 

13) Squidworm

 

14) Terrible Claw Lobster

 

15) Water Bear

 

 

16) Ribbon Eel

 

 

17)  Marrus Orthocanna

Via Distractify

Some of these weird fish species just freak me out but they are truly wonders of nature. Why look to outer space when there are so many sea creatures just waiting to be discovered in our own backyard?

Please share these wonderful (and sometimes dangerous!) weird fish species with family and friends.

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