Octopus, Italy Photograph by Pasquale Vassallo Despite the strong human presence on the coast, an octopus is curious about snow-covered Vesuvius. (This photo and caption were submitted to the 2011 National Geographic Photo Contest.
I got a cape, bitch. immunity to the poison of the man o’ war jellyfish. It has since used that immunity to dismember the most poisonous animal on the planet so that it can whip it’s ripped off tentacles at any predators or prey it might want to kill.
When they unfold and get out in the open, they are formidable animals indeed: (a diver gets acquainted with one old and wise specimen in the Japan Sea, Primorie, Russia - a Giant Pacific Octopus Doflein).
Migaloo, the only known all white humpback whale, was photographed by jenny dean (first, third photos) in the great barrier reef. though often described as albino, migaloo has brown eyes and is more likely leucistic or hypopigmented.