Blogs Pup's Blog PUP'S BLOG: Meet Chloe Chloe the Chimaera: Chloe lives in the deep dark oceanFar away from all the commotionWith dazzling green eyes that glowMysterious and shy she dwells below ABOUT CHLOE: An enigma of the deep Chloe is closely related to sharks, skates and rays. She's a chimaera. Specifically, she's a Spotted Ratfish. Yet she has many names. Chimaera are also known as ghost sharks, rat fish, spookfish and rabbit fish. Chloe is very shy and her life is somewhat of a mystery. She lives in the oceans darkest depths and has the most dazzling big green eyes. FUN FACTS TO IMPRESS YOUR FRIENDS: In Greek mythology, the 'chimera' was a mythical monstrous fire-breathing hybrid composed of parts from other animals. The large green eyes of chimaera act just like night vision goggles, providing them with excellent vision in the dark. Worldwide there are around 50 species of chimaera. Most of them have a venomous spine, which they use to defend themselves against predators. Related Links: ► Check out our A-Z of Sharks ► Discover more about sharks in our Pup’s Activity Zone ► Become a Pup's Club Member today and get your copy of our little book of shark poems, featuring Chloe the Chimaera and more.