Many weird, creepy and colorful animals lurk in the deep sea- some that you simply need to see to believe! There are so many cool creatures living in the earth’s oceans that it is believed humans have only discovered and explored 5% of them- this means that there are many weird and wild animals still left to discover that may look like something out of your wildest dreams.
1, Christmas Tree Worm
The Christmas Tree Worm is a beautiful creature that looks like a plastic decoration for a small gold fish take. The Christmas tree worm is a colorful creature that has tree-like crowns that radiate from their central spine. They come in many colors including orange, yellow, blue and white. Christmas tree worms are not very big- averaging 1.5 inches in length. They have appendages that they use to breathe and catch prey. Christmas tree worms generally eat microscopic plants and are stationary- meaning that once they find a place that they like they do not move very often. They hide from predators by hiding in the burrows that they anchor themselves with.