Today I learned that Jenny Hanivers are taxidermied rays, skates, or guitarfish. The broad, flat creatures are then heavily altered and desiccated to create a gruesome cryptid.

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  1. Disgusting. Rays are beautiful and belong in rhe ocean. Rays are endangered, humans are not. Whoever does this should be hung up and dried themselves.

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