SEE: The top 10 longest living animals

Deep under the sea, flying above our heads or hiding inside their protective shells, these animals have a lifespan we humans might envy.

From the gleaming koi in your neighbours pond to the mysterious "immortal" jellyfish, they have been shown to live way longer than you would expect.

ALSO WATCH BELOW: These 10 deep sea creatures seem to come from another world

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