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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 刺胞動物門
  • Korean
    • 자포동물문
  • Portuguese
    • Cnidários
  • English
    • Cnidarians
  • Scientific Names
    • Cnidaria
  • Spanish
    • Corales, medusas y parientes
  • Japanese
    • 刺胞動物門

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Recent observations

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What

Giant Green Anemone Anthopleura xanthogrammica

Observer

clifechris

Date

August 25, 2016 10:16 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lobed Star Coral Orbicella annularis

Observer

anacarohdez

Date

April 13, 2016 11:57 AM BOT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

DCIM\100GOPRO\GOPR1488.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Grooved Brain Coral Diploria labyrinthiformis

Observer

anacarohdez

Date

April 13, 2016 12:04 PM BOT

Description

DCIM\100GOPRO\GOPR1515.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Portuguese Man o' War Physalia physalis

Observer

lucano

Date

May 18, 2015 11:19 AM CDT

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What

Magnificent Sea Anemone Heteractis magnifica

Observer

zanskar

Date

July 26, 2016 03:39 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Cnidarians Phylum Cnidaria

Observer

vincenzo2

Date

August 25, 2016 09:02 AM CEST

Description

At least 11 Rhizostoma pulmo observed in a 2 ours period.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Fried Egg Jellyfish Cotylorhiza tuberculata

Observer

brownsbay

Date

May 2, 2016 11:00 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cnidarians Phylum Cnidaria

Observer

zakfarhod

Date

August 25, 2016 09:55 AM AEST

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What

Sea Anemones and Corals Class Anthozoa

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

August 11, 2016 03:21 PM PDT

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What

Sea Anemones and Corals Class Anthozoa

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

August 11, 2016 03:16 PM PDT

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What

Sea Anemones and Corals Class Anthozoa

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

August 20, 2016 06:01 PM EDT

Description

Another one leaving me scratching my head

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sea Anemones and Corals Class Anthozoa

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

August 19, 2016 05:51 PM EDT

Description

Still looking for my first corallimorph. Don't think this is one but wishful thinking. Lots of Beaded Anemones in the area; perhaps this is a strange one.

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Description from Wikipedia

Cnidaria (/naɪˈdɛəriə/ with a silent c) is a phylum containing over 10,000species of animals found exclusively in aquatic and mostly marine environments. Their distinguishing feature is cnidocytes, specialized cells that they use mainly for capturing prey. Their bodies consist of mesoglea, a non-living jelly-like substance, sandwiched between two layers of epithelium that are mostly one cell thick. They have two basic body forms: swimming medusae and sessile polyps, both of which are radially symmetrical with mouths...

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