Star Nosed Mole - Very Strange looking Animal

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.

MOle nose: Big Fake Glasses with fake nose, paint the nose pink and attach pipe cleaners?

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!

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. #Animals  #Insectivore #Pyrenean_Desman

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.

Mole or Monster?  http://img.buzznet.com/assets/imgx/1/5/7/7/8/8/4/1/orig-15778841.jpg

The star-nosed mole (Condylura cristata) is a small mole found in wet low areas of eastern Canada and the northeastern United States

The Pyrenean Desman, a swimming mole. We will very likely be the last generation of our species to overlap with them. And then the world will be that much less strange and wonderful.

France: where the wild things are

The Pyrenean Desman, a swimming mole. We will very likely be the last generation of our species to overlap with them.

Frolicking in grass! That’s great! | 16 Reasons Why Baby Aardvarks Are The Most Conflicting Animals Ever

16 Reasons Why Baby Aardvarks Are The Most Conflicting Animals Ever

It's a newly born Aardvark. The still unnamed Aardvark was born Feb. 2013 at Bush Gardens park in Tampa, Florida.

Naked Mole Rats...so ugly they're cute...  interesting animals.. Bobby

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

Van Zyl's golden mole | Van Zyl's Golden Mole

Van Zyl's golden mole | Van Zyl's Golden Mole

Nose of a Star-Nosed Mole (Condylura Cristata)

Nose of a Star-Nosed Mole (Condylura Cristata), SEM

TOUCHY FEELY: The remarkably sensitive tactile organ that gives the star-nosed mole its name is thought to help the animal forage for small prey.

Mole.....destructive little rascals.  They have managed to eat all the Snowdrop & Crocus bulbs!

destructive little rascals. They have managed to eat all the Snowdrop & Crocus bulbs!

FYI: The pignose frog spends most of its life burrowed underground, emerging for only a few weeks every year to breed. Hey, there's someone for everyone.

20 See Through Animals That Are Super Cool to Look At. Nature is Just CRAZY!

Funny pictures about Amazing Transparent Frog. Oh, and cool pics about Amazing Transparent Frog. Also, Amazing Transparent Frog.

Meet Promachoteuthis sulcus, a bizarre creature straight out of your nightmares.  As you can see, this thing has freakishly 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 2,000m in 2007.

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

The newly-discovered Griffin's leaf-nosed bat.

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.

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