The 25 Weirdest Looking Animals in the World

The weirdest animals in the world might look perfectly normal to other animals but to us, some look funny, cute and downright disgusting. It might be a tad immature to make fun of animals that look a certain way, but so what? Who doesn’t want to see some of the weirdest looking animals in the world?

Considering the list of animals on this list, the phrase, “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder,” rises to a whole other level when you consider the weird looking animals mentioned.

Here are some of the weirdest animals in the world:

25.) Tasmanian Giant Freshwater Crayfish

weirdest animals in the world Tasmanian Giant Freshwater Crayfish


When you think of a crayfish, you never imagined something other than the smallish version of a lobster. But this crustacean is far from what you imagined. The Tasmanian giant freshwater crayfish can weigh up to 5 kilograms or about 11 pounds. They can also be over 31 inches long, making them larger than your average lobster.

Hold on… there’s more.

One of the weird things about this crayfish is can potentially live forever, due to its ability to regenerate its body parts. Also, these crustaceans have been around for quite some time and are said to live up to 40 years.