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Namor

Namor, also known as Namor the Sub-Mariner, is a character from the Marvel comics. His first official appearance was in Marvel Comics #1 published in 1939. As the son of a human sea captain and the princess of Atlantis, he is a mutant from a race of mermen. His abilities include super strength, flight, and aquatic abilities. He’s either portrayed as an antihero or a villain seeking revenge on land dwellers. While mostly associated with the X-Men, Namor has fought alongside the Avengers, the Defenders, and the Fantastic Four. He most recently joined the Illuminati, and has had romances with Sue Storm and Emma Frost.

Old Gregg from The Mighty Boosh

In The Mighty Boosh, Old Gregg (Noel Fielding) is a merman who gets accidentally pulled out of the water. He has green skin, webbed hands, and seaweed hair, but most notably, a “mangina” that emits a strong beam of light.

Mermaid Man

In SpongeBob SquarePants, Mermaid Man is an old semi-retired superhero who resides in a retirement home with his sidekick Barnacle Boy. He suffers from poor eyesight, hearing loss, and forgetfulness.