Ocean Oddities

Discover some of the ocean's most unusual creatures

Ocean Oddities.

They’re weird, they’re fascinating, and they’re all in one place for you to see! Meet our assortment of charmingly strange sea creatures and learn what makes them that way. These rotating exhibits are changing all the time – new habitats and animals are displayed regularly, but they all have one thing in common: they are unique in very special ways!

 
>> ENVIRONMENTS REPRESENTED
Habitats from all over the world.

 

>> MARINE CREATURES YOU ARE LIKELY TO SEE IN THIS EXHIBIT

HARLEQUIN SHRIMP

The harlequin shrimp's
food of choice is the
sucker feet of starfish.

COWFISH

The cowfish is one of the most comical-
looking creatures on the reef.
Its  tiny fins make it look
more like a blimp moving
through the water than a fish.

LEAF SCORPIONFISH

The leaf scorpionfish doesn't
just look like a leaf—it acts
like one, swaying in the
currents like a dead leaf.

SEAHORSES

Seahorses are among the
only animal species on
Earth in which the male
bears the unborn young.

AND OTHERS!

Check back often to see the latest
additions to this fascinating exhibit.