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12/21/2015 11:52 am ET

10 Creatures That Prove The Deep Sea Is An Extreme And Bizarre Place

It doesn't get any stranger than this.

When you think of ocean creatures, playful dolphins and awe-inspiring blue whales are probably the first things that come to mind.

But the deepest parts of the sea are home to some rather different types of animals -- and these creatures tend to be a little more on the wild side.

From the toothy viperfish to the blobfish (which was once named the world's ugliest animal), check out the video above for 10 deep sea creatures that are more weird than cuddly.

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