Probably the biggest fish of all time, perhaps reaching lengths of 100 feet (as big as a blue whale). It was a gigantic plankton eating filter feeder living near present day England during the Jurassic period.Whale sharks and baleen whales occupy the same ecologic niche as Leedsichthys. No, that's not a hat on its head-it's a large bony plate.

Leedsichthys

As Big
AS a House!!

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