sea anemones. This is a Bubble Coral .. has a Large Mouth in the center and Eats

sea anemones. This is a Bubble Coral .. has a Large Mouth in the center and Eats

ⒷⓊⒷⒷⓁⒺⓈ~sea anemones:-) This is a Bubble Coral:-) we have one in our Saltwater Tank-it has a Large Mouth in the center and Eats Frozen Silversides (fish) it is Amazing!

Predatory Tunicate The predatory tunicate is a species of tunicate which lives anchored along the deep sea canyon walls and seafloor, waiting for tiny animals to drift or swim into its hood-shaped mouth. Wikipedia

Predatory Tunicate by Norbert Wu. The predatory tunicate is a species of tunicate which lives anchored along the deep sea canyon walls and seafloor, waiting for tiny animals to drift or swim into its hood-shaped mouth.

Although it looks like something out of a Dr. Seuss book, this is a deep-sea sponge in the genus Chondrocladia. A little over 30 centimeters (1 foot) tall, this sponge was photographed by MBARI's ROV Tiburon about 2,555 meters (8,400 feet) below the ocean surface, in the Gulf of California.

The aptly named Ping-pong tree sponge (Chondrocladia lampadiglobus) is a carnivorous sponge. Those ping-pong ball looking things are covered in tiny spicules which the sponge uses to catch tiny crustaceans.

Dumbo Octopus. Rarest octopus, living at extreme depths. Largest one ever recorded was 6 feet long.

Dumbo Octopus

Dumbo Octopuses are named because of their ear-like fins coming out of their heads. They live in the extreme depths of the water, some living 7000 meters below sea level. Unlike other octopuses, they swallow their food whole! SO CUTE!

deep sea angler - Once you get really deep, the ocean has such incredible wonders.

*ANGLER FISH ~ deep sea angler - Once you get really deep, the ocean has such incredible wonders. The Angler fish is the boss of the deep sea.

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The thing I love about jellyfish is that they remind me of both the beginning and end of time. “Rising Jellyfish” by Josef Gelernter :)

And all this time I thought "axolotl" was just a MAD Magazine word. It's a swimmy critter that apparently also does gymnastics. And it's cute. :)

These 15 Animals Without Hair Are Barely Recognizable

This adorable little guy is an axolotl! Sometimes known as a Mexican salamander, it is a type of salamander that actually never matures to t.

The giant isopod, known scientifically as Bathynomus giganteus, is the largest known member of the isopod family. It is very closely related to the small pillbugs that you can find in the garden

10 Horrible Deep Sea Creatures

fyeah-seacreatures: “ A Giant Isopod is any of approximately nine species of large Isopods in the genus Bathynomus. They are thought to be abundant in cold, deep waters of the Atlantic .

The Pacific blackdragon is a deep sea fish, that can be found up to depths of up to 3,300 ft. Female blackdragons are about two feet long and have fang like teeth and a long chin whisker. They are black on the outside, aswell as on the inside to prevent light from swallowed bio-luminescent prey shining out. The males are small, about three inches in length, and brownish in color. They have no teeth, no chin barbel and no stomach. Unable to eat, the male lives only long enough t

black inside & out to keep light from swallowed bio-luminescent prey from shining out. males have no teeth, no stomach, unable to eat.

Rare Deep Water Shark | Rare deep-sea fish pictured

Rare deep-sea fish pictured Many deep sea fish display a show of spectacular colors, known as bioluminescence. Light is created when the ( protien or bacteria can't remember which pretty sure protien) Lucifern is broken Down.

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The Axolotl also known as a Mexican salamander or a Mexican walking fish, is a neotenic salamander, closely related to the tiger salamander. Although the axolotl is colloquially known as a "walking fish", it is not a fish, but an amphibian

Read this article about how the ph changes in the ocean is favoring an increase of Jellyfish communes in the ocean.     We actively can help by choosing sustainable fishes like albacore instead of tuna. And by keeping up with the world around us.

24 hours in pictures

24 hours in pictures: Tokyo, Japan: Hydrozoan jellyfish swim at Kamogawa Sea World Itsuo Inouye/AP

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Luminous creatures: Glowing deep sea creatures photographed by Joshua Lambus

Luminous creatures: Glowing deep sea creatures photographed by Joshua Lambus - Telegraph! I just learned this in my oceanography course!

The "sea angel", a swimming sea slug, is most beautiful of the deap sea animals he snapped -- not exactly a tough contest to be fair. Mostly transparent, the sea angel's internal organs appear to glow brightly in the image.

In pictures: Sea angels and other amazing undersea creatures

The "sea angel", a swimming sea slug, is most beautiful of the deep sea animals he snapped -- not exactly a tough contest to be fair. Mostly transparent, the sea angel's internal organs appear to glow brightly in the image.

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