22-year-old Davi Moreira goes to Brazil's famous Ipanema beach and usually catches people's attention.

The young man is a wannabe merman who "loves resting on the rocks by the sea as he wears one of five colorful mermaid tails."

An article posted on The Huff Post says that Moreira told Agence France-Presse that dressing like a merman: “It’s a lifestyle, a way of expressing my love and respect for the sea and this encounter between two worlds. When I’m in the water I feel like another person,” 

Take a look at his costume below: 

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