Daniel Upton

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The siphonophore Physophora hydrostatica. Not an individual, but a colony comprised of many different highly specialized animals. They are not true jellyfish, but Hydrozoans, and belong to the same order as the feared and venomous Portugese Man o' War.

Related to the jellyfish and corals, Siphonophore is a continuous chain of specialized polyps - individual animals that grow from one another in an organized colony. Some in the colony are devoted to feeding, armed with stinging cells to snag fish or in

Blue Crab

Chesapeake Blue Crab modelled graphic in this case) Callinectes sapidus, also; the blue crab, Atlantic blue crab is a species of crab native to the waters of the western Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico, and introduced internationally.

Guineafowl Puffer (Arothron meleagris) | NOT a "mango fish" ♦ photo by Hélder Lopes

In case the tank is unbalanced it is going to eventually crack. If you prefer, you can purchase smaller fish tanks and place some dividers between. You may also put in a cute fish tank!

Emperor Angelfish Profile by *peridot*, via Flickr

A beautiful Emperor Angelfish at the Philippine Coral Reef exhibit at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.