Top Ten Transparent Animals

The bodies of these animals are clear as glass that you can see through it. Which one do you think is the best?

The Top Ten

1 Glasswinged Butterfly

Its body isn't entirely clear, but it has beautiful glass-clear wings - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

You make really interesting lists on animals, BlueFrostOfThunderClan. I guess you do some research to make these lists. I am impressed. - Metal_Treasure

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2 Glass Squid

It's a genus of transparent squids. There are more than 60 species known. Many species of these (adorable) squids are bioluminescent (able to produce light from their bodies) - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

3 Sea Salp

It's a barrel-shaped planktonic tunicate. This animal has a unique life cycle. A sea salp generates asexually to make a chain of sea salps which can consist of hundreds of sea salps, but it can live individually - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

4 Glass Octopus

Unlike other octopi, this deep-sea-dwelling octopus is ovoviviparous - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

5 Portuguese Man o' War

Also known as the man-of-war, blue bottle, and floating terror. Despite looking like a jellyfish, it's not a jellyfish. It's a siphonophore. This venomous animal has a very painful and sometimes fatal sting - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

6 Glass Frog

Species of glass frogs have transparent abdominal skin. Because of that, you can see some of its organs - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

7 Sea Walnut

Also known as the warty comb jelly. It has an oval body with 4 rows of vertical ciliated combs that will glow blue-green when disturbed - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

8 Jellyfish Jellyfish
9 Glass Catfish

Also known as the ghost catfish and phantom catfish. The reason it's transparent is because catfish don't have scales and it lacks color pigment - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

10 Sea Angel

Sea angels are small swimming sea slugs. Their foot developed to wing-like flapping appendages that are used to swim - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

The Contenders

11 Phronima

Phronima is a genus of small, shrimp-like deep-sea amphipods. They feed on salps and females lay their eggs inside the salp's body - BlueFrostOfThunderClan

12 Ghost Shrimp
13 Warty Comb Jelly
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