|Posted by Cryptoflorida on August 21, 2013 at 10:00 PM||comments (1)|
A mysterious sea creature featuring what appear to be horns on its head was discovered in the advanced stages of decomposition along the shoreline of Luis Siret Beach in Villaricos, Spain, on Thursday.
A woman first discovered t...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on February 25, 2013 at 8:50 PM||comments (0)|
Russian researchers claim to have evidence.
Russia's remote Lake Labynkyr has long been host to a rarely-glimpsed monster nicknamed "The Devil." The lake is 4,500 miles east of Moscow, 3,000 feet above sea level, deep in the Siberian wilderness. It has an average depth of 170 feet, but also features an underwater trench that ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on January 29, 2013 at 12:30 AM||comments (0)|
Tyrannoneustes lythrodectikos Photo: Dmitry Bogdanov
A creature resembling a hybrid dolphin and crocodile has been identified by scientists examining fossil remains discovered more than a century ago.
The new species, named Tyrannoneustes lythrodectikos, was a marine "super-pr...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on August 28, 2012 at 11:35 AM||comments (0)|
It would seem as though some unexplained creatures are waiting out there to be discovered.......
Remember the story of Old Bob? He was a prehistoric monster who for years before his 2004 capture trolled the waters of Laguna Lake in Fullerton, terrorizing ducks and snatching fish from the lines of baffled anglers. For decades the legend of the "monster of Laguna Lake" conjured images of a fog-enshrouded Scottish loc...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on August 7, 2012 at 2:45 PM||comments (0)|
Images of the Lake Serpent seen in a lake near Seljord, Norway
Ever since 1750 the mysterious monster in Seljord Telemark has been written about.
Periodically, there have emerged new pictures of the snake, which eventually was named Selma.
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|Posted by Cryptoflorida on August 3, 2012 at 10:05 PM||comments (0)|
George Edwards snapped the amazing photo while taking tourists out on his boat Nessie Hunter IV.
He said the mysterious dark lump moved slowly across the water towards Urquhart Castle - the scene of many Nessie sightings.
George, 60, has spent 60 hours a week for the past 26 years ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on August 3, 2012 at 10:00 PM||comments (0)|
It has been years since we heard about that thing. No big deal, but it was something akin to a conversation in which a person asks, “Whatever happened to ol’ Bill Whois? Haven’t heard anything about him in years.”
The Lake Conway Monster was near as much a part of the infant, meaning early 1950s, days of the lake. The monster drew nearly as much comment as the bull bream and the line...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on March 13, 2012 at 11:35 AM||comments (0)|
One of the most prominent cases of a misidentified "globster" reported as a sea monster took place in April 1977, on board a Japanese fishing boat named the Zuiyo-maru. About 30 miles off the coast of Christchurch, New Zealand, the trawler's nets snared a huge animal carcass of an indeterminate sort. The crew hauled the monstrous body out of the ocean and up over the ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on March 13, 2012 at 11:25 AM||comments (0)|
Sea monster stories don't always end with the inconclusive despair of "the one that got away." There are frequent instances of these unknown beasts getting caught or discovered, although generally these captured specimens ultimately turn out not to be so mysterious.
In November 1970, a huge, rotting corpse w...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on February 4, 2012 at 10:10 AM||comments (0)|
Footage was captured of an obscure phenomenon yesterday which appeared to be swimming in the glacial river Jökulsá í Fljótsdal, east Iceland.
People speculate whether this may be the notorious snake-like monster Lagarfljótsormurinn, which is said to reside in the lake Lagarfljót.
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|Posted by Cryptoflorida on January 3, 2012 at 11:00 PM||comments (0)|
(drawing by David Miller, courtesy of Brill publishers)
The search for Scotland's Loch Ness Monster is world famous. Far less well-known is the hunt for a similar creature, Mokele-mbembe, which is reputed to live in the remote north of Congo-Brazzaville. But how strong is the evidence?
"I che...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on October 10, 2011 at 10:20 PM||comments (0)|
Discovery: Researcher Mark McMenamin says this arrangement of lizard bones, which were brought to this area in a pattern of a tentacle, couldprove the existence of the Kraken
It is a legendary sea monster which fed on ships and whales in a single mouthful.
Now one researcher claims he has...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on August 14, 2011 at 12:55 AM||comments (0)|
In Russia, fishermen are in hopes that the authorities will search Lake Chany (in Siberia) for a mysterious creature resembling Scotland’s famous, Loch Ness monster. Witnesses describe the beast to be “snake-like”. Locals are claiming that “Nesski” as they call it, have been dragging anglers to their deaths.
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|Posted by Cryptoflorida on July 19, 2011 at 9:56 AM||comments (0)|
A photo from a video that claims to show Alaska's own version of a sea monster.
A strange creature filmed in an Alaskan bay is drawing comparisons to Scotland's famed Loch Ness Monster.
Crypt...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on June 23, 2011 at 10:21 AM||comments (0)|
Recent photo taken of what is thought to be the Oak-ness monster. Courtesy of the Lake Merritt Institute.
Few know what lurks the depths of the murky, brackish, crustacean-filled Lake Merritt. Few know what beastly beast, what cryptid, what leviathan, what man-eating monster could be swimming below, slithering through those fetid waters. Few knowR...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on June 21, 2011 at 10:43 AM||comments (0)|
FOYERS shop and cafe owner Jan Hargreaves and her husband Simon believe they caught a glimpse of Loch Ness’s most elusive resident — Nessie.
It was while taking a break on the store’s front decking — looking out to the loch — when Mrs Hargreaves and kitchen worker Graham Baine spotted an unusual figure cutting a strange shape through the water.
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|Posted by Cryptoflorida on June 3, 2011 at 9:22 PM||comments (0)|
Wed, June 01, 2011 - 12:00 AM
COULD THIS BE the sea monster that fisherman Joel Brooker and his partner spotted at sea last November?
Whatever it was, it attracted dozens of residents yesterday as they descen...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on May 23, 2011 at 7:39 PM||comments (0)|
In a situation that immediately calls to mind the great Montauk Monster fiasco of 2008, a giant, prehistoric-looking monster from another world was dragged out of the East River over the weekend. Anybody hungry?
Apparently, the seven foot-long, two foot-wide, scale-covered and generally terrifying creature, which was hauled ashore near the...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on May 3, 2011 at 12:23 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Cryptoflorida on May 3, 2011 at 11:54 AM||comments (0)|