Just what the hell is that thing?
What the hell is that thing!
Fishermen in China got a shock when they recently spotted a mystery creature in the water.
There has been much confusion about what the animal could have been with some suggesting it may have been a dolphin or a sturgeon, the People’s Daily Online reports.
The men were in waters near Zhoushan in eastern China when they spotted the creature.
Pictures emerged from the Chinese media show the mysterious creature seems to have a long beak like a crocodile’s and grey skin like a dolphin’s.
It also appears to have two growths near the end of the beak-like mouth.
The fishermen say that they have never seen the animal before in the waters.
China’s Naturalist magazine said that it looks like a beaked whale. This type of whale lives deep in the sea and is usually difficult to see.
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