Category: Marine Species

Marine Species

Hagfish (Myxine Glutinosa)

The Hagfish is a unique fish that can literally tie itself into a knot to rid itself of it’s excess slime.

Pacific Angelshark
Marine Species

The Pacific Angelshark

The Pacific Angel Shark looks something like a squashed shark mixed with a ray. This type of shark spends a majority of it’s time on the sea floor, not moving for days, as it is an ambush predator.

Marine Species

The Snubfin Dolphin

The species was not known to exist before 2005, when it was first scientifically described.

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