What is it? Bizarre three-metre long ocean creature known as the 'unicorn of the sea' baffles divers



An incredible tubular creature known as the 'unicorn of the sea' has been spotted floating off the coast of Port Douglas, creating a spectacular underwater vista while also perplexing divers.
Jay Wink of ABC Scuba Diving spotted the strange creature and snapped a photo, later posting it to Facebook asking 'can anyone name the pink thing?'.
He found it floating in the sea while diving off the coast of Port Douglas, Queensland. 
The creature is called a pyrosome, and is a collection of thousands of tiny creatures known as zooids grouped together in a jelly-like body.
They are commonly known... read more

 
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Source: Daily Mail
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