The deep sea. As more than 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered with water and without special equipment, humans are not able to explore the deep sea, its obvious that a lot of creatures and features of the sea are unknown to the masses.
What is sure is that: some of the creatures that are already found looks very peculiar to us land dwellers. Here are 10 of the weird sea creatures that are finally known.
10. Black Swallower (Chiasmodon Niger)
They have a special ability which is to swallow fish larger than itself. Specifically twice its size or 10 times its own mass. The maximum size of this fish is around 25 cm in length. Their idea of survival is to eat as much as they can which can actually be their cause of death. The fish is known to eat fish larger than it can handle and die due to indigestion.
9. Bobbit Worm (Eunice Aphroditois)
This omnivorous sea creatures dwells and likes to bury itself in the ocean bed. The longest size found of these worms was around 3 m long but on average they could go up to 1 m long and around a diameter of nearly an inch. They have 5 antennae which they use to sense their prey, they have sharp teeth and could attack in a burst of high speed which can slice its prey or even the corals in half.