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    Updated on Sep 3, 2020. Posted on Dec 3, 2015

    18 Animals So Weird They're Probably Fake

    Not saying they're not real, just saying they're suspicious.

    1. The Muskox

    Flickr: 92416586@N05

    Muskoxen look like they belong on a desert planet in Star Wars. What are they doing here on Earth? Nobody knows. They have lots of secrets; that's why their hair is so big.

    2. The Saiga

    VictorTyakht / Thinkstock

    This one actually IS from Star Wars. Which is a little suspicious if they're trying to make us believe this is a real creature.

    3. The Christmas Tree Worm

    Flickr: dfinney23

    Tiny little worms that look like Christmas trees and live in the ocean? Riiiiiight. VERY convincing.

    4. The Shoebill

    Flickr: vladdythephotogeek

    What the hell is this nightmare bird? It kind of looks like the stork that would bring demon children like the one from Rosemary's Baby. HIS EYES BURN INTO YOUR SOUL.

    "Hi, death will see you soon."

    Nazzu / Getty Images

    5. The Okapi

    Flickr: dkeats

    Okapis look like whoever made them was feeling lazy and just took parts from a zebra, giraffe, and horse and stuck them all together with a glue stick.

    6. The Glasswinged Butterfly

    Flickr: e3000

    This is a clear butterfly. Kinda seems like that's silly and not realistic at all and that is a prop from my grandmother's collection of glass trinkets.

    7. The Pangolin

    Jupiterimages / Getty Images

    That's a baby dragon. And dragons aren't real so this is just ridiculous.

    AND he looks like he's about to offer you a quest or something omg no way that is real.

    Photo by Maria Diekmann/Bournemouth N/REX Shutterstock

    8. The Blue Sea Slug

    vlastní obrázek / Via CC BY-SA 3.0

    HOW MANY TIMES DO WE HAVE TO SAY THAT DRAGONS DO NOT EXIST.

    9. The Pink Fairy Armadillo

    Flickr: nostri-imago

    COME ON. FAIRIES AREN'T REAL EITHER. NICE TRY.

    10. The Sunda Flying Lemur

    Flickr: 67833581@N00

    Hahaha and what the hell is that??? Where are the appendages? What is the shape?

    SERIOUSLY, OH GOD WHAT THE HELL IS THAT????

    TIM LAMAN / National Geographic Creative

    11. The Sumatran Rhino

    Flickr: jenkinkn

    A rhino with some lil' fuzzy ears? Are you kidding me? Get out of here. That's fake.

    12. The Hummingbird Hawk-Moth

    Flickr: biteyourbum

    So...which is it? A hummingbird, a hawk, or a moth? LET'S TRY TO BE MORE BELIEVABLE WITH OUR NAMES HERE, PEOPLE.

    13. The Bilby

    Auscape / Auscape/UIG/REX Shutterstock

    OK there are many things wrong here. First of all, what the hell kind of name is a "bilby"? And the giant ears-weird nose combo is really uncanny. This animal looks like it's supposed to sneak into children's bedrooms and hide little gold tokens for good luck.

    14. The Sea Bunny

    Flickr: crawl_ray

    This is supposedly an adorable sea slug that just so happens to look like a bunny rabbit. Honestly, that's the fakest thing science has ever tried to tell us.

    15. The Coatimundi

    Flickr: n8agrin

    Their tails make them look like tiny brontosauruses and IF THERE ARE SO MANY OF THEM WHY HAVEN'T WE SEEN THEM BEFORE.

    16. The Pacific Barreleye Fish

    National Geographic

    This is a weird-ass fish with a see-through head and we're supposed to just accept that and go along living our life. IT HAS A GODDAMN SEE-THROUGH HEAD. THAT'S NOT SOMETHING EASY TO ACCEPT AS REALITY.

    17. The Nautilus

    Flickr: pacificklaus

    The nautilus is basically a living fossil. Straight out of a limestone rock formation and swimming in the ocean. SKETCHY, at the very least.

    18. The Narwhal

    Paul Nicklen/National Geographic Creative

    HAHAHAHAHA NARWHALS AREN'T REAL, BYE.

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