10 Animals With Ridiculous Names

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8. Tasseled Wobbegong

Photo Credit: Adobe Stock/ead72

Photo Credit: Adobe Stock/ead72

Surprisingly, there are 11 other species of carpet sharks, or wobbegongs. This one just happens to look like it has tassels.

7. Chinstrap Penguin

Photo Credit: Adobe Stock/atosan

Photo Credit: Adobe Stock/atosan

What came first: the penguin or the facial hair?

6. Christmas Tree Worm

Photo Credit: Adobe Stock/John Anderson

Photo Credit: Adobe Stock/John Anderson

This one is pretty self explanatory, but seriously. How lovely are these worms!?

5. Fried Egg Jellyfish

Photo Credit: Adobe Stock/Mark Barrett

Photo Credit: Adobe Stock/Mark Barrett

The name may be a little lazy, but these jellies sure are beautiful!

4. Pleasing Fungus Beetle

Photo Credit: Adobe Stock/Katja Schulz

Photo Credit: Adobe Stock/Katja Schulz

And the award for biggest oxymoron goes to…

“Next” for more hilarious names!

L.D. and her eleven-year-old lab, Eleanor Rigby Fitzgerald, moved from Seattle to Grand Rapids earlier this year, and are currently enjoying exploring their new city! She likes books, music, movies, running, and being outdoors as much as possible.
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