Supergiant crustacean found off New Zealand

“A ‘supergiant’ amphipod has been discovered in deep seas near New Zealand, said to be more than 10 times the size of other crustaceans of the same type.  The creature, spotted more than four miles deep in the Kermadec oceanic trench, measures 34cm (about 13 inches) long, the BBC reported. Usually, amphipods are between 2 and 3cm.”

Finding a monster sized crustacean should be no surprise for New Zealand.  Many Giant Squids have washed upon it’s beaches, and scientists are still discovering new creatures from the surrounding ocean.  Continue reading from Global Post

2 Responses to Supergiant crustacean found off New Zealand

  1. vishnu says:

    good.i have also have great interest in dinosaurs and i also want to know more on them.tank you for providing me with this information.this all proved to me that there is some dinosaurs still present in earth,but which are aquatic………………..

  2. vishnu says:

    i have also read articles and news on supergiant crustasean which was once found on new is a great story which i have ever read………………………..

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