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12 Of The Creepiest Creatures To Ever Wash Up On Shore

The ocean is filled with beauty and... some pretty creepy things. Here are a few organisms that just look better way down deep in those waves as opposed to on our pristine beaches. And to learn more about the most debated sea creature of all time, watch Mermaids: The New Evidence, Sunday, May 26th at 10pm on Animal Planet.

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1. This "giant squid"

Pardon me sir.
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Pardon me sir.

2. This "wolf fish"

May I see some ID?
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May I see some ID?

3. This "puffer fish"

What kind of accent is that?
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What kind of accent is that?

4. This "killer whale"

Wow, I don't think I've even heard of that place. What is the length of your visit?
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Wow, I don't think I've even heard of that place. What is the length of your visit?

5. This "sturgeon fish"

Where were you planning on staying?
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Where were you planning on staying?

6. This "mermaid"

Ha ha, no seriously. What are you actually doing here?
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Ha ha, no seriously. What are you actually doing here?

7. This "man o' war"

Are you here to collect any kind of intelligence for a foreign government?
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Are you here to collect any kind of intelligence for a foreign government?

8. This "stargazer"

Sorry. These are just some routine questions. Please answer as honestly as possible and you'll be on your way.
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Sorry. These are just some routine questions. Please answer as honestly as possible and you'll be on your way.

9. This "fin whale"

Have you already purchased a return ticket?
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Have you already purchased a return ticket?

10. This "maybe killer whale"

Oh... so this isn't even your final destination?
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Oh... so this isn't even your final destination?

11. This "cownose ray"

Please don't cause a scene, sir. As I already mentioned, we ask everyone who crosses our border these kinds of questions.
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Please don't cause a scene, sir. As I already mentioned, we ask everyone who crosses our border these kinds of questions.

12. And seriously whatever this is

Thank you for your understanding. Safe travels!
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Thank you for your understanding. Safe travels!