Category Archive: Rare Species

Facts about the rarest animal species in the world.

Sep 27 2016

10 Most Hunted Animals

10 Most Hunted Animals From the majestic Lion, to the precious Minke whale, these are the 10 most hunted animals in the world. Japanese Whaling/Minke Whales — This picture by Toru Hanai shows the crew of a Japanese fishing vessel butchering a Baird’s Beaked whale at Wada port, southeast of Tokyo in 2014. In march …

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Sep 06 2016

World’s BIGGEST Snake ever, Titanoboa

18 Titanoboa Facts World’s biggest Snake Ever Cretaceous-Tertiary Extinction Event–or K/T Extinction Event First Appearance … Titanoboa made its appearance during the Paleocene epoch and was one of the first large reptiles to reclaim ecological niches that appeared after dinosaurs and marine reptiles died off at the end of the Cretaceous period. Those animals vanished …

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Sep 06 2016

10 Biggest Animal Photos Explained

10 Biggest Animal Photos Explained # 10 11 year old boy kills Hogzilla This image shows an 11 year old boy showcasing his hunting trophy – an almost impossibly large “wild hog”. This image went viral in 2007 because of the sheer size of the kill. It was claimed to be 1,072 pounds and more …

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Sep 06 2016

18 Animals Lost to Extinction

18 Animals Lost to Extinction 18.Dodo — In 1598, Dutch sailors made the first recorded mention of this animal. The flightless bird was native to the island of Mauritius (mar-rish-us) in the Indian Ocean. Although its exact appearance is still debated, illustrations and accounts from the 17th century vary quite a bit. The Dodo is …

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Sep 06 2016

15 Bizarre Creatures from the Sea

15 Bizarre Creatures From the Sea     15. The Rattail Fish — This monstrosity has a head and an enormous mouth that surely can’t be real.  Just looking at it makes you feel like you’re slipping into some kind of vortex.  Well, this is called Grenadier (grine-uh-deer) Fish or a Rattail Fish.  It gets …

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Feb 29 2016

Amazing Unreal Creatures Discovered

10 amazing unreal creatures that have been discovered … Number Ten: The Goblin Shark As the last living member of the shark family known as Mitsukurinidae, the Goblin Shark is sometimes called a living fossil. They’re thought to have been roaming the seas since long before the dinosaurs. Over a hundred million years ago! Named for …

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Nov 27 2015

8 Most Notorious Bigfoot Sightings of all Time

Bigfoot caught on tape, famous sightings, mysterious creature footage and real evidence of Sasquatch, these are the 8 most notorious Bigfoot sightings in history.                                                               …

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Sep 14 2015

15 Unique Animals You Didn’t Know Existed

From the depths of the ocean to the tropical forests, these are the animals you’ve probably never heard of before unless you are a zoologist. Strange Creatures You Probably Didn’t Know Existed #15   Northern Bald Ibis The Northern Bald Ibis is considered to be critically endangered with only 500 left in the wild on Moroccan …

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May 09 2015

10 Unbelievable Real Creatures

Meet these 10 incredibly strangest and rare creatures that exist in nature. Top 10 Very Unusual Creatures! A necklace made out of the infamous Glaucus Atlanticus

Aug 26 2014

9 Rarest Animal Species on Earth

There are so many different animals living in many places of the world. We know most of them, but there are others that are very rare; so rare that most people don’t even know about them. Those species are critically endangered and could face extinction in the future. These are ten of the rarest animals …

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Aug 23 2014

Roloway Monkey Facts

What is a Roloway Monkey? For years, endangered species have been hunted across the world and reduced in numbers year in, year out. A species which witnesses a lot of issues with being hunted and extinction is the Roloway Monkey. The Roloway Monkey is a form of Old Wold money and can be found in …

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Aug 18 2014

Aye Aye Facts

This creepy looking animal is the Aye Aye, a lemur discovered in Madagascar. One of the ugliest animals in the world, the gremlin look alike has an unusual way of finding food. Meet the Aye Aye The aye aye taps on trees to find grubs. It’s the world’s largest nocturnal primate, a lemur native to …

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Aug 18 2014

Giant Palouse Earthworm

 This snake sized worm was thought to have been extinct until recently rediscovered in 2010. The legend of this worm has grown so much over the years as it’s hard to distinguish facts from fiction. Giant Palouse Earthworm Facts This is the giant Palouse earthworm, also known as the Washington Giant Earthworm. In 1897, zooligist Frank …

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Aug 09 2014

Lowland Streaked Tenrec

The lowland streaked tenrec is another strange animal that happens to live in Madagascar, an island in Africa. They look like a shrew, and a hedgehog decided to have babies. No their not like Ligers, they just LOOK like a cross breed, though they are unique among tenrecs because they’re active night AND day, but …

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