Tim Morris' spectacular poster-style illustration depicting various hypothetical 'sea serpent' forms inferred from reports. It is always a pleasure to discuss the potential for real zoological inquiry behind such fantastical concepts as these on podcasts and radio shows. (Source)
Friday, January 16, 2015
Thursday, January 1, 2015
|The Etendeka round-eared sengi, a new species of elephant shrew which posed a surprise to mammalogists in 2014. (Source)|
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
You know it's nearly Christmas when the reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) come out! A male individual whose antlers have dropped, photographed by yours truly. Reindeer are pretty bizarre in their own respect considering they're the only deer species to be widely domesticated, they exhibit antlers in both male and female individuals as a probable result of their non-territorial nature, and they have been observed consuming hallucinogenic mushrooms (Amanita muscaria).
The photoshopped mess err "official" Bizarre Zoology Christmas card is below...