Oarfish

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Oarfish: 18ft 'sea serpent' found off California coast

16 October 2013 | 3:48 pm The carcass of the rarely seen animal was found by a marine science instructor out snorkelling, who needed the help of 15 people to drag it onshore. http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568301/s/3288f7c9/sc/42/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Ctravel0Ctravelvideo0C10A3822670COarfish0E18ft0Esea0Eserpent0Efound0Eoff0ECalifornia0Ecoast0Bhtml/story01.htm

Monster 18-Foot Oarfish Called 'Discovery of a Lifetime'

16 October 2013 | 3:47 pm Researcher dragged the fish ashore by herself. http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654835/s/32889ed8/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Ctechnology0C20A130C10A0Cmonster0Eoarfish0E180Efeet0Elong0Ecalled0Ediscovery0Eof0Ea0Elifetime0C/story01.htm

18-Foot Oarfish Found Off the Coast of California

16 October 2013 | 3:25 pm Staffers at the Catalina Island Marine Institute are calling it the discovery of a lifetime http://www.people.com/people/pets/article/0,,20745737,00.html?xid=rss-topheadlines

Rare Sea Creature Oarfish Discovered off California Coast

16 October 2013 | 2:50 pm A rare 18 foot-long sea creature called an Oarfish was discovered off the California coast this past week. The carcass was discovered by a marine scientist who was enjoying a relaxing snorkeling trip off Santa Catalina island. http://guardianlv.com/2013/10/rare-sea-creature-oarfish-discovered-off-california-coast/

18-Foot Oarfish Found Near Catalina Island New Music, Music …

16 October 2013 | 2:25 pm AVALON (CBSLA.com) A marine science instructor found the carcass of a rare 18-foot fish while snorkeling off the coast of Catalina Island over the weekend. Jasmine Santana of the Catalina Island Marine Institute  http://amp.cbslocal.com/2013/10/16/18-foot-oarfish-found-near-catalina-island/

18-foot oarfish discovered off southern California coast – Fox 59 News

16 October 2013 | 10:29 am By Kevin Wang (CNN) — A marine science instructor's late-afternoon snorkel off the Southern California coast last Sunday was first met with shock and soon excitement when she discovered a gigantic oarfish, a deep-sea  http://fox59.com/2013/10/16/18-foot-oarfish-discovered-off-southern-california-coast/

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10 Responses to Oarfish

  • Michael says:

    Why Haven’t I Seen Any Oarfish In An Aquarium? Are they that rare? or are they endangered, i would like to see one close up or in person or do they just not have any in America?

  • Jesus says:

    Any Living Prehistoric Dinosaur-era Animals Today? http://www.cracked.com/article_18641_7-terrifying-prehistoric-creatures-that-are-still-around.html

    I currently got, komodo dragons, tuatara, Hydrosaurus pustulatus, frilled shark, giant isopod, coelacanth, Frill-necked Lizard, Green Basilisk Lizard, oarfish, the shortnose sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum) and the Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrhynchus), Nautilus pompilus, deep-chimaera, Basket stars, harp sponge, Muggles, Horse shoe crabs, crinoids … in my list, got any more?
    To The One and Only,
    Yes I am, that’s why I added giant isopods
    Sorry guys, I’m looking for interesting creatures, ones that everyday people already know of like crocodiles and stuff, perhaps new discoveries
    sorry I meant to say,

    “Sorry guys, I’m looking for interesting creatures, NOT ones that everyday people already know of like crocodiles and stuff, perhaps new discoveries”

    • Curator says:

      Turtles, snakes, coelacanth, monotremes, ants, wasps, tailed frog, New Zealand leiopelmatid frogs, Japanese and Chinese giant salamanders, marsupials, shrews and crocodilians.

    • Curator says:

      The term deep sea creature refers to organisms that live below the photic zone of the ocean. These creatures must survive in extremely harsh conditions, such as hundreds of atmospheres of pressure, small amounts of oxygen, very little food, no sunlight, and constant, extreme cold. Most creatures have to depend on food floating down from above.

      There are too many to give a full list and scientists haven’t explored the entire ocean to know how many there are.

      Sperm Whale
      Ocean Sunfish
      Mega mouth Shark
      Chimaera
      Fangtooth
      Pelican Eel
      Blue-Ringed Octopus
      Viperfish
      Grenadiers
      Vampire Squid
      Glass Squid
      Giant Squid
      Giant Isopod
      Football Fish
      Pacific Blackdragon
      Amphipod
      Giant Sea Spider
      Japanese Spider Crab
      Icefish
      Lionfish
      Lion’s Mane Jellyfish
      Toothy Grin – Seawolf
      Tripod Fish
      Rattail Fish
      King Crab
      Goblin Shark
      Flounder
      Loose-Jawed fish
      Tulip-shaped Glass Sponge
      Venus Flower Basket
      Halosaur
      Gulper Eel
      Orange Sea Pen
      Squat Lobster
      Underwater Dandelion
      Flying Gurnard
      Clownfish
      Oarfish
      Coelacanth
      Deep sea anglerfish
      Deep sea bonefish
      Deep sea eel
      Deep sea smelt

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