20 Discovery of Giant Animals That Shook The World – In general there are several types of animals that did have a giant body size, for example such as elephants, giraffes, dragons, anaconda snakes, rhinos, and so forth. But there was some kind of animal which generally have smaller body size or mediocre, was found to have a giant body size or in other words beyond their normal size.
Some of the inventions of the giant animals had shocked the world. Below’ve summarized some of the findings giant animals that will make you hard to believe, believe it or not but this is really real.
1. Cururu Frog
2. Neapolitan Mastiff Dog
These dogs generally does have a body shape that is larger than most dogs. Neapolitan Mastiff also included an ancient breed of dog that comes from Italy, and in the days of the Roman Empire the breed is believed to guard the palace gate Roman Emperor.
3. Goliath Tigerfish
Goliath tigerfish or Mbenga (Hydrocynus goliath) is a giant predatory fish found in the river Congo in Africa. Fish are also often referred to as “Piranha giant of Africa” because of its sharp teeth. Even once rumored to attack humans and crocodiles prey.
Forest turtle (Dogania subplana) is a kind of tortoise Trionychidae tribal members. General also know him as a machination. Turtle usually has a brownish color and a little man, now that it has a large enough body and yellow colored.
5. Tasmanian King Crab
Tasmanian King Crab or giant crab from Australia, this crab is found in the territory of Australia by a worker aquarium. This crab weight is 6.8 kg and a width of up to 38 cm.
6. Freshwater Stingrays
The freshwater stingrays are found in the Mae Klong River, Thailand and has a length of 14 feet, a width of 8 feet and weigh up to 600-800 pounds.
7. Salt Water Crocodile
The largest saltwater crocodile found in the Philippines, the crocodile has a length of six meters and weigh more than 1,000 kg. This crocodile was arrested in September 2011 and entered the Guinness World Records as the largest crocodile in the world, unfortunately, this crocodile is dead because of illness.
8. Leatherback Turtle
Leatherbacks (Dermochelys coriacea) is a type of giant turtle and the only type of Dermochelyidae surviving tribes. This turtle is the largest turtle in the world and is also a reliable ocean explorers. Leatherbacks can have a length of up to 3 meters and weigh up to 900 kg adult.
Salamander or commonly referred to as the largest amphibian discovered in Chongqing, China, by a fisherman. Having reached 165 cm long, weighs 52 kilograms and is believed to have lived 200 years.
10. Arapaima gigas
Arapaima gigas, pirarucu, or paiche is the largest freshwater fish in the world that comes from the waters of the tropical regions of South America. Arapaima fish can grow up to 3 meters and weigh 200 kilograms. For now they are very rarely found arapaima measuring more than two meters because these fish are often arrested for consumption or exported to other countries.
Catfish are commonly referred to Wels Catfish, these fish can grow up to 2.2 meters and weighs 180 kilograms. Various dams in the European region is a favorite place of this big fish. Since medieval times, monsters fresh water is always depicted that is capable of swallowing a person alive.
12. Whale Sharks
Whale Shark or a whale shark is a shark kind of world that is still alive today. The whale shark is not the same with most other sharks were known to be very aggressive and predatory, the whale shark is moving very slowly and only eat plankton. The whale shark can live up to 41 feet and weigh 15 tons, the whale sharks are usually able to live up to 60 70 years.
The bat has the name The Giant golden-crowned flying fox with the Latin name Acerodon jubatus. This bat has a wingspan of 1.5-1.7 m and weighing 0.7 to 1.2 kg. These bats including endangered species and bat species endemic of this type is found only in the Philippines.
14. Goliath Grouper
Goliath Grouper or Indonesian people call this fish with the name of the grouper, the fish is usually only has a size of no more than the size of the arm of an adult and can live up to 100 years old. Well giant groupers are believed to be the largest in the world has a length of about 1.3 meters and has an estimated weight of over 100 kg.
Centipedes usually only has the size as a human little finger, this centipede is found at farmers in Thailand, now you see for yourself the photos above, approximately what size.
16. Galapagos Tortoise
Galapagos tortoise is a new species of turtle that has the shape of a giant body, these turtles were found on Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos Islands. The new species adds to the number of species of tortoise in the Galapagos Islands to 15, four of which have become extinct. Generally the animal weighs 250 kilograms and live more than 100 years.
This worm species called the “Giant Gippsland” which can be found in the elapsed areas in Gippsland, Australia. Earthworm has a length when stretched can reach 2 meters with a thickness of 2.54 cm.
18. Giant squid (it looks like a hoax)
For those who like to eat seafood dong already know how a standard size squid. Now the giant squid is mentioned measuring 160 meters long from head to the tip of the tentacles. But it seems just a hoax, because the picture also looks less real
19. Pig Giant Monster
Giant pig farm is found in Lost Creek, Alabama. Giant pig weighs up to 447 kilograms and body length reaches 2.48 meters. Believe it or not, the big pig is shot dead by a little boy named Jamison Stone.
20. Giant Gecko
The latter is no giant Gecko, Gecko is manifold Hoplodactylus Delcourti that was first discovered in New Zealand. Giant gecko has a length of approximately 2 meters. This jumbo-sized gecko reportedly had not been seen again and has been declared extinct.