ANIMAL’S YOU WON’T BELIEVE THAT EXISTS

10.Naked Mole Rat

Naked Mole Rat Source: nationalgeographic.com

 The naked mole-rat, also known as the sand puppy or desert mole rat, is a burrowing rodent closely related  to the blesmols, native to parts of East Africa, and is the only species currently classified in the genus Heterocephalus( SOURCE )

9.Star-Nosed Mole

Star-Nosed Mole Source: nationalgeographic.com

The star-nosed mole (Condylura cristata) is a small mole found in wet low areas of eastern Canada and the northeastern United States, with records extending along the Atlantic coast as far as extreme southeastern Georgia.The star-nosed mole is easily identifiable by the twenty-two pink fleshy appendages ringing its snout which is used as a touch organ with more than 25,000 minute sensory receptors, known as Eimer’s organs (SOURCE)

 

8.Northern Stargazer

Northern StargazerSource: flmnh.ufl.edu

The northern stargazer has a blackish brown body with white spots that are of the same size all over its head and back. It has three dark horizontal stripes on its (white) tail. The mouth of the stargazer faces up so that it can ambush prey while hiding in the sandy bottoms of coastal bodies of water. The top of the stargazer has electric organs in the orbitae  which can generate and transmit an electric shock. (SOURCE)

 

7.Chimaera

ChimaeraSource: nationalgeographic.com

CHIMAERA are also known as ghost sharks.Chimaeras live in temperate ocean floors down to 2,600 m (8,500 ft) deep, with few occurring at depths shallower than 200 m (660 ft).They are branched off from sharks nearly 400 million years ago. (source)

6.Purple Frog

Purple FrogSource: nationalgeographic.com

Also known as the pig-nosed frog, the Purple Frog was discovered in 2003 when it was found in mountains of India’s Western Ghats. The animal spends most of the year underground, using its short limbs like spades to dig as far as 3.7 m (12 ft) below ground.(source)

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