The Most Terrifying Photos From the Dark Depths of the Ocean

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Basking Shark

While the basking shark does not feed on people, but rather on planktons, it’s still not really comforting knowing that a creature with a mouth that can open as wide as that could be swimming right under you at any moment.

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Manta Ray

Again, as scary and large the stingray in the photo may look, others have been caught and documented to be much larger. For example, back in 2015, a stingray weighing nearly 800 pounds became the largest freshwater fish ever caught by rod and line. The stingray came in with a measured length of 14 feet and width of 8 feet and took nearly two hours to reel in.

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