The yeti crabs were seen living around vents that emanated from small cracks in basalt rock and at the base of some smoker chimneys.
Deep sea creatures crab on ocean floor.
Aside from its size this small crab can actually be found in the depth until 790 m beneath the sea.
Their fast movements clutching claws and armoured body make it easy for them to catch tear and feast on fresh prey.
Prowling the ocean floor at depths up to 2 400 metres are these spiny red crabs.
In the first list we have atlantic rock crab or also known as cancer irroratus for its scientific name this species of crab can t be underestimated because of its small size which is only about 13 mm.
It is approximately 15 cm 5 9 in long and has legs and claws that are covered with long yellow hairs.
The yeti crab is a strange deep sea creature that seems to be totally blind.
See how these deep sea denizens make the most of their deep dark home.
Deep sea spear fishing can be dangerous due to the risk of a shark encounter but can produce a good reward.
These scavengers are vital to the deep sea habitat as they help clean up the ocean floor.
Starfish are creatures found on the ocean floor or ocean objects such as shipwrecks.
The deep sea dragonfish is another deep sea creature that uses its oversized fang like teeth to grab prey in the deep dark environs of its habitat.
Deep sea creatures photos adaptation is the name of the game when you live thousands of feet below the water s surface.
It is said that the transparent teeth of this fish are stronger than that of a.
It is one of the terrifying deep sea creatures.
23 2019 the earth s briny waters are full of life some of it is truly strange and mysterious looking.
It was discovered in 2005 on the pacific ocean floor as deep as 7200 feet.
Although the environment is extreme with crushing pressures typical of the deep ocean vrijenhoek says the waters around the vent are a balmy 32c compared to the 2c typically found at the bottom of the ocean.
So here we are listing the top 20 most terrifying deep sea creatures.
Crabs are found exploring very shallow waters and island shorelines.
The ocean is full of deep and full of terrifying creatures.
Could there be an alien spaceship on the ocean floor.
It has intensely red eyes and cloak like webbing.
In 2011 ocean explorers found an oval shaped object with strange markings on the bottom of the baltic sea.