Blob fish is named world's ugliest animal

Blob fish is named world's ugliest animal »Play Video
The blobfish - a fish that looks like it was born out of the sludge of a radioactive pond - was voted the 'World's Ugliest Animal' by the Ugly Animal Preservation Society. Photo courtesy www.monsterfishworld.com.

The Ugly Animal Preservation Society has a new mascot: the blobfish. The gelatinous deep-sea dweller was voted the world's ugliest animal beating out the big-nosed proboscis monkey, the "scrotum frog" and eight other equally hideous nominees.