With scientists claiming to discover new species each year and several group of species that remain hidden in the inaccesible parts of the world, it’s only fair that the average human being is not familiar with a majority of the creatures roaming around the world.
It should not be surprising to note that every year, researchers are finding newer species of animal life that look out of this world.
The following list of 25 lesser known animals have certain physcial characteristics that would blow your mind.
Also known as sea pigs, these sea creatures usually live under depths of over 0.6 miles. Scotoplanes are deposit feeding animals and obtain food by extracting organic materials from sea mud.
2. Goblin Shark
Also referred to as a “living fossil”, the goblin shark belongs to the family of Mitsukrinidae. It’s length usually ranges from 10 to 13 feet when fully mature and lives under sea depths of over 330 feet or more. It is because of this factor that it does not pose any serious threat to human beings.
3. Abyssinian Ground Hornbill
Also called the northern grand hornbill is an African bird that lives in the north side of the Equator. The male members of this specie have a red throat pouch, while the females have blue throat pouch.