Meet Enypniastes eximia, the 'headless chicken monster'.
October 22, 2018 11:07 AM Subscribe
This unusually mobile species of sea cucumber has only been captured on film once before, in the Gulf of Mexico. [YouTube] “This colorful creature, known as Enypniastes eximia, is a type of sea cucumber that has adapted to deep sea environments. The species was caught on video for the first time in the Gulf of Mexico in 2017. Now, fisheries cameras deployed by the Australian Antarctic Division (AAD), a division of Australia’s Department of the Environment, have captured it on video for the first time in the Southern Ocean.” [via: Motherboard]
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