This isn't a Photoshopped post – those are these animals' natural colors! Most animals land somewhere along the black, brown or yellow color spectra, but not these strangely-colored animals! Their unexpected colors illustrate that nature has a far more colorful and diverse color palette than you might have realized.

If there are any strangely colored animals that you think we missed, add them to our list! The only rule is that their color has to be natural. And don't forget to vote for your favorites!

#1

Purple Snail

Purple Snail

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FujiwaraSunao 4 years ago

fancy snail!!!

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#2

Black Rooster Ayam Cemani

Black Rooster Ayam Cemani

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AnaMFernandes 4 years ago

Coq à l'huile...

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#3

Nicobar Pigeon

Nicobar Pigeon

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EmilieNoël 4 years ago

*daydreaming* I so wish Parisian pigeons would look like this one...

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#4

White Peacock

White Peacock

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Iris_Irvin 4 years ago

Wow! This can't be real.....

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#5

Blue And Green Parakeet

Blue And Green Parakeet

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HelenMazzer 4 years ago

This is a budgerigar, native to Australia

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#6

Pink Katydid

Pink Katydid

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SarahSchultz 4 years ago

Mother Nature is fascinating! Diversive in color as well as design..

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#7

Rainbow Cricket

Rainbow Cricket

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Iris_Irvin 4 years ago

Soooo beautiful!!!

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#8

The Regal Ring-neck Snake

The Regal Ring-neck Snake

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AnuPhilip 4 years ago

I dislike snakes but this one's a beauty!

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#9

Pink Orchid Mantis

Pink Orchid Mantis

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AnuPhilip 4 years ago

Wow!

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#10

Pink Robin

Pink Robin

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RebeccaFreeman-Obrien 4 years ago

That's not a robin

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#11

Indian Bull Frog

Indian Bull Frog

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CamilleBrock 4 years ago

lol looks like a pokemon

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#12

Pink Dophin

Pink Dophin

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DanaQuinney 4 years ago

Found in the Amazon River.

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#13

Albino Squirrel

Albino Squirrel

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LoisMatelan 4 years ago

Actually reasonably common on the campus of U. of Texas.

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#14

Albino Crow

Albino Crow

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YasminMazur 4 years ago

had one of those flying around a few years back - used to see him on the way to work, but not anymore - must have died :-(

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#15

Blue Lobster

Blue Lobster

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ClintEttinger 4 years ago

I had one of these for about a year.. tough lil bugger. Would come out of one of his caves to bang his claws on the glass when I walked in

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#16

Halloween Crab

Halloween Crab

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Skullzneyez 4 years ago

Is it's name spelled correctly? Not, "Halloween"? ...just sayin'.

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#17

Northern Cardinal

Northern Cardinal

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pinkroses 4 years ago

I thought that was snow on one half but he's actually half white! Love it!

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#18

Red Velvet Ant

Red Velvet Ant

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EmilyJohnston 4 years ago

Actually an ant: has a terrible sting!

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#19

Chimeric Lobster

Chimeric Lobster

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JeremyMendoza 4 years ago

half cook :)

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#20

Red Slug

Red Slug

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DevajaniBorah 4 years ago

this is cute! :)

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#21

Mantis Shrimp

Mantis Shrimp

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MorenaLanzo 4 years ago

this little guy here is not just colourful, it can also see a lot more colours than we do,with 17 different receptors against the 3 of ours

#22

Rosy Maple Moth

Rosy Maple Moth

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samantha 4 years ago

looks flufy, does it hurt?

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#23

The Pink Necked Green Pidgeon

The Pink Necked Green Pidgeon

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samantha 4 years ago

colorful,beatiful,marvelus

#24

Mandarinfish

Mandarinfish

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WhitneyFurness 4 years ago

There are a lot of fish with crazy colors...

#25

This Is Venus - No, She Is Not Photoshopped

This Is Venus - No, She Is Not Photoshopped

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AmandaCrowther 3 years ago

She ks a chimerea cat. Estianlly she asbired her twin thus the very contrary face.

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#26

Blue Carpenter Bee

Blue Carpenter Bee

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JaniceDelight 4 years ago

beautiful. I have the golden and the black carpenter bee at my house. wish I had this one.

#27

"cobalt Blue" Tarantula

"cobalt Blue" Tarantula

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AlanMorris 4 years ago

I love this, wouldnt want to meet it in a dark alley anywhere.

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#28

White Lion

White Lion

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TRRisk 4 years ago

I love his song " when the children cry."

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#29

Violet-backed Starling

Violet-backed Starling

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SusieBeaver 4 years ago

Wow, wow, wow this is beautiful!

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#30

Half Albino Peacock

Half Albino Peacock

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JadeJohnson 4 years ago

Love this

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#31

Thamnophis Sirtalis

Thamnophis Sirtalis

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LupeLopez 4 years ago

love the colors

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#32

Maratus Volans (peacock Spider)

Maratus Volans (peacock Spider)

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RebeccaBrown 4 years ago

I love these little guys even though I'm arachnophobic. Something's endearing about the way they dance around trying to woo a mate.

#33

Cuckoo Wasp

Cuckoo Wasp

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sportsmanclub99 4 years ago

soooo pretty!!

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#34

Akhal Teke Horse Breed

Akhal Teke Horse Breed

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JayciGebert 4 years ago

It looks like it's covered in velvet.

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#35

Pink Grasshopper

Pink Grasshopper

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sportsmanclub99 4 years ago

cool

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#36

Albino Deer

Albino Deer

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WhitneyFurness 4 years ago

Revered in Native American culture...at least in my tribe...

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#37

Albino Zebra

Albino Zebra

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MariaJoseLeiva 4 years ago

Woah!

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#38

Albino Yellow Bellied Slider Turtle

Albino Yellow Bellied Slider Turtle

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sportsmanclub99 4 years ago

so adorable

#39

Purple Crab

Purple Crab

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AmandaCrowther 3 years ago

Pretty

#40

Blue Grasshoper

Blue Grasshoper

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#41

Io Moth Caterpillar

Io Moth Caterpillar

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Melodie 4 years ago

Looks like a Christmas tree

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#42

Polish Pigeon

Polish Pigeon

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AnnaRadicevic 4 years ago

Must have been coloured with some paint. Pigeons in Poland are NEVER red.Somebody's cruel joke?

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#43

Venus The Chimaira Cat

Venus The Chimaira Cat

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MagdalénaLukáčová 3 years ago

Soooo beautiful!!!

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#44

Rosy Maple Moth

Rosy Maple Moth

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sportsmanclub99 4 years ago

awee adorable

#45

Deilephila Elpenor

Deilephila Elpenor

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EmmaTanglevine 4 years ago

MOTHRA!

#46

Hapalochalena Lunulata

Hapalochalena Lunulata

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MichelleHill 4 years ago

So pretty! Only touch it if you want to die

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#47

Mantis Shrimp

Mantis Shrimp

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#48

Lilac Breasted Roller

Lilac Breasted Roller

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#49

Texas Wasp Moth

Texas Wasp Moth

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MagdaleneSallySim 4 years ago

BIG NOPE

#50

Beautiful Sunbird

Beautiful Sunbird

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#51

Green Spider

Green Spider

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StephaniePerazzola 4 years ago

It looks like one of my son's toy spiders!

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#52

Lilac Breastfed Roller

Lilac Breastfed Roller

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4 years ago

Yes phone, I meant breastfed instead of breasted. Have fun with that, Internet! :)

#53

Purple Grenadiar

Purple Grenadiar

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#54

Red-and-yellow Barbet

Red-and-yellow Barbet

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#55

Lilac-breasted Roller

Lilac-breasted Roller

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#56

Yeti Crab

Yeti Crab

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MonikaToma 4 years ago

the title said "Unusual colors" not shapes

#57

Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu

Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu

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#58

Metallic Green Bee/wasp

Metallic Green Bee/wasp

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#59

White Blue Peacock

White Blue Peacock

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#60

Agamid Lizard Maasai Mara , Nairobi

Agamid Lizard Maasai Mara , Nairobi

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Barbara Delahunty 4 years ago

Agama lizard

#61

Spotted Tussock Moth Caterpillar

Spotted Tussock Moth Caterpillar

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#62

Saddle-billed Stork

Saddle-billed Stork

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#63

Swedish Yellow Snail

Swedish Yellow Snail

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#64

Nudibranch

Nudibranch

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#65

Bolivian Golden Bat - Myotis Midastactus

Bolivian Golden Bat - Myotis Midastactus

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#66

Okapi

Okapi

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RebeccaBrown 4 years ago

This is just a normal-colored okapi.

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#67

Black Bumblebee

Black Bumblebee

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#68

Pink Grashopper

Pink Grashopper

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#69

White Alligator

White Alligator

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Marjorie Brassard 2 years ago

B E A U T I F U L

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Lilac-breasted Roller, Namibia

Lilac-breasted Roller, Namibia

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#71

Blue Racer Snake

Blue Racer Snake

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#72

Dogbane Leaf Beetle

Dogbane Leaf Beetle

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