Funny Looking Animals

Collection by June Washington


Unusual Looking Animals

June Washington
The opposite of albinism called melanism, a recessive trait where the skin and fur are all black. This is perhaps the most beautiful lion I have ever seen. FROM LION KING IS MELANISM! Rare Animals, Animals And Pets, Wild Animals, Black Animals, Exotic Animals, Strange Animals, Unusual Animals, Funny Animals, Majestic Animals

Has Rare Lion of Africa's Cape Eluded Extinction?

For 30 years, John Spence searched for descendants of the magnificent black-maned Cape lion, which was thought to be extinct in the Cape region of Africa since the 1850s. His search ended a year ago when he received pictures of a lion at a zoo in Siberia that resembled the former "King of the Cape."

The Armadillo Lizard is a lizard endemic to desert areas of southern Africa. The natural habitat of this lizard is scrub and rocky outcrops. It is diurnal. It hides in rock cracks and crevices. It lives in social groups of up to The Armadillo Lizard Les Reptiles, Reptiles And Amphibians, Mammals, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals, Armadillo Lizard, Tier Fotos, All Gods Creatures


Paying homage to the wonderful, unusual and diverse world of animals. 2017 - all photos are my images, unless they are credited otherwise. Outside sources are credited (with links) whenever possible — on both unique posts & re-blogs. Any post can be removed upon request (please provide URL link to the post/page and the name of the animal if you contact me). Enjoy!

Weevil up close and personal. You know you should always choose the lesser of two weevils? Macro Fotografie, Fotografia Macro, Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Micro Photography, Levitation Photography, Exposure Photography, Water Photography, Abstract Photography


Found this 4mm long curculionid beetle (ID ?) in the miombo's of Katanga (DR Congo, Mikembo sanctuary, January 2014). It is attracted by camp lights. At first I thought it was dirty, but it has peculiar scales all over its body. Some of the scales have something of snowflakes with a touch of nacre. Each of them has a short central stalk firmly connected to the cuticula. Studio stack of a prepared specimen, based on 235 exposures (ISO100, f/9 , 1/160s, tracing paper diffused flash), assembled…

The Rare and Elusive Striped Zebra Frog. I know it's fake, but it takes some big time talent to get photoshop to do a photo manipulation this fabulous! Like it Wiltshire Wiltshire Martinez ? Rare Animals, Funny Animals, Wild Animals, Photoshopped Animals, Foto Fantasy, Animal Mashups, Zebras, Photo Manipulation, Animals Beautiful

39 Amazing Photomanipulations

The most creative examples I could find of photo-editing wizardry. Lots of hybrid animals, soft materials that should be brittle and vice versa, body parts looking far too natural in the wrong places, and (for some odd reason) people removing their own heads. These are equal parts funny and disturbing.