Explore Jellyfish Species, Monterey Bay Aquarium and more!

The purple-striped jelly (Chrysaora colorata, formerly Pelagia colorata) is a species of jellyfish that exists primarily off the coast of California in Monterey Bay.

Read this article about how the ph changes in the ocean is favoring an increase of Jellyfish communes in the ocean.     We actively can help by choosing sustainable fishes like albacore instead of tuna. And by keeping up with the world around us.

24 hours in pictures

24 hours in pictures: Tokyo, Japan: Hydrozoan jellyfish swim at Kamogawa Sea World Itsuo Inouye/AP

Paige: our character's storyline is based on their species having Light embedded in their body somehow - because they live in nice darkness. The Krad want to destroy the inhabitants so there is always eternal darkness.

The thing I love about jellyfish is that they remind me of both the beginning and end of time. I find them romantic in that way. “Rising Jellyfish” by Josef Gelernter :)

From Wikipedia - The siphonophores, are an order of the Hydrozoa, a class of marine invertebrates belonging to the phylum Cnidaria. Although a siphonophore appears to be a single organism, each specimen is actually a colony composed of many individual animals. Some siphonophores superficially resemble jellyfish, like the dangerous Portuguese Man o' War (Physalia physalis). With a body length of 40–50 m, another species of siphonophore, Praya dubia, is one of the longest animals in the world.

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

Seahorses are mainly found in shallow tropical and temperate waters throughout the world, and prefer to live in sheltered areas such as seagrass beds, estuaries, coral reefs, or mangroves. In Pacific waters from North America to South America there are four species. In the Atlantic, the H. erectus ranges from Nova Scotia to Uruguay. H. zosterae, known as the dwarf seahorse, is found in the Bahamas.

Seahorses are mainly found in shallow tropical and temperate waters throughout…

Transparent Sea Cucumber (Enypniastes eximia)

The coolest thing about this guy is his name PINK SEE-THROUGH FANTASIA (Enypniastes eximia) — rhamphotheca: “ seafwends:species, anyone? what is this lil guy? * A transparent sea cucumber, found at meters in the Northern Gulf of Mexico.

Zoanthids (order Zoantharia also called Zoanthidea or Zoanthiniaria) are an order of cnidarians commonly found in coral reefs, the deep sea and many other marine environments around the world. These animals come in a variety of different colonizing formations and in numerous colors.

"Inside of beautiful water" by Sonoe Nakao // Soft Coral, Zoanthus erythrochloros/ I love these colors

Amazing deep sea life.  Discover the world of Alexis & Sophie on alexis-and-sophie.com and get your #fairytaleskincare

Jellyfish Spotted With Orange And Teal Blue In California

Amazing deep sea life. Discover the world of Alexis & Sophie on alexis-and-sophie.com and get your #fairytaleskincare

The Lions Mane Jellyfish is the largest jellyfish in the world. They have been swimming in arctic waters since before the dinosaurs (over 650 million years ago) and are among some of the oldest surviving species in the world.The bell can grow up to 8 feet in diameter with hundreds of tentacles up to 120 feet long. Remarkably, only 6% of the jellyfish is solid matter; the rest is water.

The Lions Mane Jellyfish is the largest jellyfish in the world. They have been swimming in arctic waters since before the dinosaurs (over 650 million years ago) and are among some of the oldest surviving species in the world.The bell can grow up to 8 feet in diameter with hundreds of tentacles up to 120 feet long. Remarkably, only 6% of the jellyfish is solid matter; the rest is water.

Pinterest
Search