he Star-nosed Mole lives in wet lowland areas and eats small invertebrates, aquatic insects, worms and mollusks. The incredibly sensitive nasal tentacles are covered with almost one hundred thousand minute touch receptors known as Eimer's organs.
A resident of North America, this star-nosed mole makes up for his poor eyesight with a hairless nose that is a "star" of 22 fleshy tentacles. The tentacles are extremely sensitive - they can even sense electricity!
ouuuuu The Pyrenean Desman is a small nocturnal aquatic insectivore, inhabiting the mountain streams of the Pyrenees. It has a long nose for sniffing out prey and is an excellent swimmer with a long tail, powerful webbed hind feet and a waterproof coat.
NAKED MOLE RAT Family: Bathyergidae Habitat: Tropical grasslands of East Africa, southern Ethiopia, Kenya, and Somalia. A colony of naked mole rats can consist of 20 to 300 individuals. Their underground territory can be as large as six football fields
Promachoteuthis sulcus, a bizarre creature. As you can see, this thing has human looking teeth. It’s a species of promachoteuthid squid and only one specimen has been found to date. It was captured in the Southern Atlantic Ocean at a depth of
No, there is nothing wrong with this bat's nose. According to National Geographic, this is Hipposideros griffini, or a Griffin's leaf-nosed bat, a new species of bat that was recently discovered in Vietnam.