A detailed article at Tonmo includes information related to each of these bizarre creatures, some of them rare specimens.
With the end of the current poll it would seem most of you are interested in what I can dig up from the real world that relates to monsters. So here are a few examples of strange octopus and squid, what I find to be among the more fantastic and surreal creatures on the planet.
Previously mentioned unusual photos of octopus and squid can be viewed here and here.
These sort of posts won't be made often, maybe once a month. I'm sure most of you will enjoy seeing the more bizarre creatures on the planet and how similar they can be to the most horrifying monsters of the imagination.