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    • Scyphozoa
  • English
    • True Jellyfish
    • Jelly fish
    • Jellyfish
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    • Medusas

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Cannonball jelly Stomolophus meleagris

Observer

josenunez

Date

January 21, 2015 02:34 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

Cannonball jelly Stomolophus meleagris

Observer

angienature

Date

January 21, 2015

Place

Florida (Google, OSM)

Description

Found nearshore in Matanzas River estuary, just behind Whitney Laboratory. Spider crab found on underside middle of jelly.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cannonball jelly Stomolophus meleagris

Observer

angienature

Date

January 21, 2015

Description

Found nearshore in Matanzas River estuary, just behind Whitney Laboratory. Spider crab found on underside middle of jelly.

Photos / Sounds

What

Jellyfish Class Scyphozoa

Observer

absoluteandy

Date

September 23, 2007

Place

Okiwi Bay (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Lion's mane jellyfish Cyanea capillata

Date

July 30, 2010

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lion's Mane Jellyfish Cyanea capillata

Observer

wendy5

Date

January 14, 2015

Description

A dead Lion's Mane jelly was on the beach at low tide. It was about 12" across. I saw several at the end of November, and this was the first since then.

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Photos / Sounds

What

Jellyfish Class Scyphozoa

Observer

tony_wills

Date

January 10, 2015 02:25 PM NZDT

Description

Washing about on the sea-floor in about 1.5m of water, seemingly dead.

Photos / Sounds

What

Jellyfish Class Scyphozoa

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 09:53 AM PST

Description

About 4" across, numerous and visible from the pier.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Barrel Jellyfish Rhizostoma pulmo

Observer

sara4

Date

December 31, 2014

Description

enormous, blue-green, very solid looking.

Photos / Sounds

What

Jellyfish Class Scyphozoa

Date

December 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

jellyfish Class Scyphozoa

Observer

tony_wills

Date

January 4, 2015 05:58 PM NZDT

Description

This one was washing in and out with the surf, looking in imminent danger of being stranded. It already looked damaged.

Photos / Sounds

What

Jellyfish Class Scyphozoa

Observer

tony_wills

Date

January 4, 2015 05:41 PM NZDT

Description

Milky coloured jellyfish, this one could easily be cupped in your hand. A bit difficult to photograph, in the first photo I think it is upside down, in the others it is only partly in frame.

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Description from Wikipedia

Scyphozoa is a class within the phylum Cnidaria, sometimes referred to as the "true jellyfish".

No range data available.