Canadian researchers found in the waters of Victoria island in the Arctic, previously unknown to science species of arthropods belonging to the genus Monstrillopsis. «Monster» was caught in 2014, at a depth of 63 metres, according to National Georgaphic.
The new species belongs to the plankton, reaches a length of two millimeters. The «monster» eight limbs, one eye and a mustache. The mouth of the arthropod no.
The researchers have named a new species of arthropods Monstrillopsis planifrons, which translates as «flat-headed monster.»