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.

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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

jorapache Report

FujiwaraSunao 3 years ago

fancy snail!!!

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#3 Nicobar Pigeon

Nicobar Pigeon

dpfunsun Report

EmilieNoël 3 years ago

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

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#4 White Peacock

White Peacock

Stefan Willoughby Report

Iris_Irvin 3 years ago

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

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#5 Blue And Green Parakeet

Blue And Green Parakeet Report

HelenMazzer 3 years ago

This is a budgerigar, native to Australia

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#6 Pink Katydid

Pink Katydid


SarahSchultz 3 years ago

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

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#8 The Regal Ring-neck Snake

The Regal Ring-neck Snake Report

AnuPhilip 3 years ago

I dislike snakes but this one's a beauty!

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#12 Pink Dophin

Pink Dophin Report

DanaQuinney 3 years ago

Found in the Amazon River.

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#13 Albino Squirrel

Albino Squirrel

Badger Steve Report

LoisMatelan 3 years ago

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

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#14 Albino Crow

Albino Crow

aberling2009 Report

YasminMazur 3 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

Matthew Report

ClintEttinger 3 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 Report

Skullzneyez 3 years ago

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

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#17 Northern Cardinal

Northern Cardinal Report

pinkroses 3 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

Eric Gofreed Report

EmilyJohnston 3 years ago

Actually an ant: has a terrible sting!

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