A gigantic sea creature, rarely ever seen, made an appearance on camera around an oil rig and stayed on for a few minutes. Watch the video and you’ll understand why the rig workers on the platform were quite baffled and wondered exactly what the creature was.
The two best theories seems to be that it is either an A) old whale placenta or a rare or B) enigmatic deep-sea jellyfish.
Scientist Steven Haddock of the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute in Monterey, California explained that the creature is actually a Deepstaria enigmatic jellyfish.
And so the answer is B).