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‘Decorator’ crabs are members of the spider crab family (superfamily Majoidea) and come in all shapes and sizes, each with their own unique sense of style. The majority of ‘decorator’ crabs...

‘Predator’ impersonators by trade, these unsettling creatures know all about the element of surprise. Although it may sound like this creature has the gift of the witty gab, the term ‘sarcastic’...

All dressed up and nowhere to go – perhaps this is why the red-lipped batfish (Ogcocephalus darwini) looks so unequivocally depressed. These fish may not be winning any Miss Ocean titles...

Photogenic little critters, aren’t they? Divided into two groups known as ‘spearers’ and ‘smashers’, these bizarre crustaceans sound a bit like two rival gangs in some budget spin-off of West Side...

(Glaucus atlanticus – Blue Dragon, paulhypnos) I defy any of you to look at this creature and not think it is cool (we’ll skip over the fact that it is actually a...