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This Rare Glowing Creature Is The Latest Discovery In The Deep Sea

Earth is a beautiful place. Not that we have any other choice, though. Its diversity of species that are all different and unique in their ways, leave me at awe. The oceans are said to inhabit over 1 million species of plants and animals. But, we humans are leaving no stone unturned to make a few of them endangered.

This rare dolphin will melt your heart, and you will surely wonder how much of beings lie there in the depth of our oceans.

Likewise, Pyrostremma Spinosum has been named the 'Unicorn of the sea' owing to its rare nature. Australian divers have for the first time captured it in photographs. And, you will surely be amazed.

This Rare Glowing Creature Is The Latest Discovery In The Deep Sea

This Rare Glowing Creature Is The Latest Discovery In The Deep Sea

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It is long, hollow, and cylindrical.

It is long, hollow, and cylindrical.

The pyrosome has a translucent body, made up of thousand of tiny clones called zooids.

Zooids feed on the planktons in water.

Zooids feed on the planktons in water.

And, then they give out the filtered water back. They are all just a few millimeters in size and swim freely in open water than near land. That is what makes them hard to spot.

They have an opening 2m wide at one end.

They have an opening 2m wide at one end.

"They're giant, terrifying looking, and trolling through the depths of the ocean, waiting for you to swim in one end and get stuck.  Maybe. But fortunately, in addition to being slow moving filter feeders, they're also delicate and fluffy." says Rebecca Helm (Deep Sea News).

Cheers to the diver!

Cheers to the diver!

Michael Baron, who is from the Eagle Hawk Dive Centre, recorded the giant creature found in Tasman Peninsula, Australia.

He said, "it felt like an exquisitely soft feather boat"

He said,

A part of the video shows the mysterious creature.

A part of the video shows the mysterious creature.

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