10 Strangest Species of Animals that Exists in the World

You might think that you have seen the world and all the weird things that occurred in, out and outside this world. But I bet that you have never seen such weird species of animals in the world before that exists. Scientists keep themselves busy in discovering the new things that might appear in the world or remain unhidden from their eyes. So, they discovered several new and bizarre species of animals that have even surprised the scientists.

So, for you, I have also compiled a list of such most interesting and bizarre species of animals that might also lead you to shock. Those animals include:

10. Aye-aye


One of the most strange and weird animal species discovered in the world is Aye- aye that is a lemur and is the native to Madagascar. It is classified as one of the endangered species on the Earth as it appears to be extinct within some years. This specie of animal consists of the rodent like teeth and the thin fingers that help them to find food with their unique method of finding.

9. Frill-necked Lizard

Frill-necked Lizard

Also known as frilled lizard or frilled dragon is also one of the strangest and weird animal species on the earth that really exists. It is usually found in the areas of Australia and also in Guinea. It is usually seen with the folded frill but it get frightened, the frill flares out extended from its neck showing lining of different colors.

8. The Panda Ant

The Panda Ant

Also known as Mutillidae, these are the species that belongs from the family of wasps that are usually hairy and are reflecting different colors including bright orange or black and white. These ants are usually found in the regions of Chile and are known for their painfull stings all across the world.

7. Glaucus Atlanticus

Glaucus Atlanticus

These are also one of the most bizarre and strangest species of animals that are commonly famous of the names blue angel, sea swallow or blue dragons etc. these are species of the animals that float upside down on the surface of water while exhibiting very light, dim blue color, so the name Blue angel or blue dragons. These creatures are also known for harmful and potential stings to the human beings.

6. The Bush Viper

The Bush Viper

Another most unique and strangest species of animals on the earth are the Bush Vipers that are also known as They are the most venomous snakes that belong to the family of vipers and are mostly found in the areas of Africa and the trees of Africa. These vipers are known for hunting at nights with their triangular head and long sting. The most interesting thing about these animal species is that these vipers come in the amazing variety of colors and patterns.

5. Shoebill


The name from their resemblance to the shoe shaped long and massive bill, Shoebills are also known as the Whalehead that belongs to the family of birds. The Shoebills are native to the country of Africa and lives also in Sudan and Zambia. These are one of the strangest animals on the planet of Earth that you have not seen before. These statues like organisms can withstand at a single pose for long periods of time.

4. Okapi


The artiodactyl giraffe like mammal is also one of the strangest animals on the Earth that exists even now. These species of animals are closely related to giraffe and zebras that have long neck, large and flexible ears like giraffe but have striped black and white legs like zebra. These animals are known to be native in central Africa.

3. Star-Nosed Mole

Star-Nosed Mole

Next on the list is another strangest species of animals that are known to exist in the world are the Star- Nosed Moe. These are found in the areas of Canada, United States and in Georgia. These small moles are having star like nose that consists of almost 22 pink appendages that are used as the sensory or touch organs by them.

2. Yeti Crab

Yeti Crab

These are the cute animal species that were discovered in the year of 2005. These are also known as Kiwa hirsuta which are usually known for their silky blonde fur or setae that covers their whole claws or legs.

1. Axolotl


Also known as Mexican Salamanders or the walking fish that are closely related to the tiger salamanders. According to some people these are not fish but these are amphibians which look like the fish and are gilled instead of having lungs.

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