Animals are amazing creatures with their unusual anatomical adaptations and spectacular panoplies of color. Let’s just say mother nature has a way of surprising us with its diversity and uniqueness. The animal kingdom is vast and resplendent with beautiful animals that reveal the wonders of evolution. We’re presenting 12 incredible creatures that are going to simply captivate your imagination. You won’t be able to recognize any of these animals on the list as the natural world is endowed with over 9 million distinct species. WOW, right? Prepare yourselves to be introduced to the many wonders of the animal kingdom.
Salps are planktonic tunicates that feed off CO2 in the water, pumping it through their transparent bodies. These incredible creatures reduce the carbon levels in the water and in the air as well.
The Ili Pika
Also known as the ’magic rabbit’, it was first discovered in China’s Tian Shan Mountains. This adorable creature was recently photographed for the first time in twenty years.
The Pinocchio frog
This frog is also known as ’Spike-Nosed Tree Frog’. Why do we call it ‘Pinocchio’? Well, when a male frog tries to attract a female or senses danger, its elongated, Pinocchio-like nose points upward.
The snub-nosed monkey
The snub-nosed monkey is a rare specie, discovered in 2010 in northern Burma (Myanmar). Due to the unusual shape of its nose, the monkey is known to sneeze every time it rains.