20 Of The Weirdest Animals Gracing Our Planet

Pygmy Marmoset

Try looking into that face and not giggling to yourself. It’s difficult. The Pygmy Marmoset is one of the smallest primates on the planet, and lives within the rainforests of western Brazil. The males weigh around 5 ounces, and females tend to weigh about 4.2 ounces on average.


Every kid probably knows of the Narwhal, as the elongated horn tends to remind younger individuals of the mythical unicorn. The color of the animal is said to give it its name, especially in Old Norse. The Narwhal has also gone by the name of Moon Whale or reamfish.