Different types of animals are found in the world. Some of these are so attractive that you would like to take them home on seeing them. Especially the transparent animals which look amazingly beautiful some animals are also such that people really keep them in their homes.
So let us introduce you to 10 transparent animals in the world, seeing which you too will be convinced of their beauty and we claim that after seeing them you will also feel like making them a member of your household.
List Of Transparent Animals
1. Tortoise Shell Beetle
These beetles which look somewhat like turtles are transparent and can be as large as 10 to 13 mm. These beetles found in Asian areas are considered to be very dangerous for trees and plants because when they get a chance they completely spoil them by making small holes in the leaves of the plants. and if by mistake they reach the roots of the plants, then it does not take long for them to destroy the whole plant.
Tortoise beetles damage most sweet potato plants. For the sake of the stomach, these animals also destroy the crops. It is common for them to spoil this delicious fruit by eating cabbage, corn, and juicy strawberries. If in the future you see these small holes in the leaves or roots of small trees in any crop, then it will be understood that this work is the handiwork of these beetles only.
2. Reticulated Glass Frog
These attractive tiny frogs can grow up to an inch or more in size. These reticulated glass frogs can be easily seen in the forests of Colombia and Ecuador. This transparent frog can be seen jumping from the leaves of one tree to the leaves of another tree. The most important thing is that their body is completely transparent which them look very attractive.
These animals are often active during the night. In these species, a male is known to defend his territory. In other animal species, a female takes care of the children. But in their species, this rule is slightly the opposite.
After a female glass frog lays eggs, the male guards the eggs. A male is ready almost the whole day to protect against attacks from wasps and other insects and takes care of his young. In such a situation, as soon as any creature comes close to them, they immediately attack it.
3. Glass Squid
Around 60 species of this beautiful squid are found around the world. If we talk about their length, then they can grow from about 10 centimeters to 3 meters. transparent glass squid is beautiful to look at. Along with this, due to their transparent body, they are also very expert in protecting themselves by dodging predators.
Apart from small fishes glass squid likes to eat Crustaceans, but many times these creatures themselves become prey to big fishes in search of prey. Dangerous fishes like pilot whales and spam whales keep hunting them every day.
It is worth noting that in the initial days of birth, these creatures hover on the upper surface of the water. But after 4 months i.e. when they grow up, they go to the depths of this sea. Many Squids have been seen even below 2000 meters in the depth of the ocean.
4. Ghost Shrimp
Ghost shrimp are also known by names such as glass shrimp and American freshwater shrimp. These creatures found in North America are commonly used as bait for larger fish. Let us tell you that these creatures look very unique and their body is completely transparent, due to which they are expert in attracting the attention of people and people also like to keep them in their homes.
Ghost shrimp that live for about 1 to 3 years can grow to a length of about 1 to 2 inches. Apart from transparency, these creatures are also found in different colors like yellow and orange. The good thing is that where other shrimp attackers are hunters and keep on harming someone or the other day in and day out. The same Ghost shrimp are of a very calm nature.
5. Glasswing Butterfly
There is no need to tell how beautiful butterflies are. However, there are some species of butterflies that have broken all the records of beauty. We are talking about Glasswing butterflies whose wings are completely transparent. For this reason, their beauty gets enhanced.
Due to the transparent wings of the Glasswing butterfly found in America, these trees get mixed with the plants in such a way that you cannot see them even if you are in front of them. Whereas other butterfly species spend their time living in areas of only a few meters. At the same time, these butterflies can fly at a speed of more than 10 mph and cover a distance of about 20 miles in a day.
In the early days of their lives, the Glasswing Butterfly is as large as a few centimeters, but as they grow older, their body becomes larger and the wingspan reaches closer to 2.2 to 2.4 inches. In such a situation, their beauty is made just by seeing them.
6. The Glass Catfish
Glass catfish are also known by names like ghost catfish and glass cat. These special types of fish are completely transparent. For this reason, the parts present inside their body can be easily seen. For example, two species of glass catfish are commonly found. The first of these species is Kryptopterus vitreous which can grow only up to 2.5 inches, while the second species of these fish is K. Bichirris whose length can grow up to 6.5 inches.
Found in places like Asia and Borneo, these glass catfish are very beautiful. That’s why people like to keep them in their homes. These calm-natured fish can be easily kept in a 30 Gallon water tank. These transparent fish like to eat flakes and freeze-dried foods. If you take good care of your fish, they can live for 7 to 8 years.
7. Immortal Jellyfish
Immortal jellyfish found in the Caribbean sea is completely transparent. The body of these jellyfish which grows up to about 4.5 millimeters may be small but when it comes to age. these Jellyfish can be considered the oldest compared to any organism found on earth.
Actually, this transparent jellyfish takes itself to the initial stage of life when it comes close to a victim or gets injured. That is, she makes herself a child again. That is why these fishes do not become prey to anyone and can live for thousands of years. For this reason, these jellyfish are called Immortal.
Please tell that till now some such jellyfish have also been found, whose age has been seen more than 1000 years. Not only this, the age of some has been found even close to 5000 years. These Jellyfish, which have been alive for thousands of years, like to eat fish eggs along with plants. On many occasions, they have also been seen hunting shrimp.
8. The Sea Angel
Have you seen the fairy found about 600 meters below the depth of the ocean? We are talking about sea angels which are completely transparent. This creature belonging to the family of Snail is amazingly beautiful. Not only this, sea butterflies and sea slugs are also considered their relatives.
The length of a sea angel can grow close to 1 to 2 cm. Also, their body is very muscular due to which they are considered to be very good swimmers. At the same time, sea angel likes to eat Sea Butterfly. However, these creatures also have no fewer enemies in the deep sea. That’s why apart from small fishes, giant whales also keep making them their prey.
9. Barreleye Fish
The body part of Barreleye fish found in the depths of the sea is like that of common fish, but the rest of the head part is completely transparent. The amazing thing is that even the internal organs of this fish with a transparent head can be clearly seen in this part. This is the reason why these fish look very strange.
By the way, as unique as these Barreleye Fish are their food is equally unique. These fish like to eat creatures like siphonophores. Siphonophores usually belong to the family of jellyfish which are unique in their own right. Apart from this, this fish also likes creatures like crustaceans more. By the way, because of the strange appearance of these fish, whoever sees them becomes crazy about them.
10. Transparent Snail
These transparent sea creatures found in Croatia are semi-transparent. In other species of snails that are known to move slowly, the same transparent snail is able to walk almost non-existent. However, many times with the help of water flow and other organisms, they reach from one place to another.
Compared to other species of snail, these creatures have been discovered more recently. It is not surprising, then, that very little is known about these marine creatures. By the way, have you ever seen these transparent snails? Will definitely tell us in the comments.