Classification
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  • Japanese
    • 有櫛動物門
  • Scientific Names
    • Ctenophora
  • English
    • Comb Jellies
    • Comb Jellyfishes
    • Ctenophores
  • Spanish
    • Medusas de peine

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Recent observations

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What

Common Comb Jelly Mnemiopsis leidyi

Observer

simbiosisx

Date

July 5, 2010

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Observer

tgosliner

Date

March 25, 2015 05:59 AM PDT

Place

Giant Clam (Google, OSM)

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What

Sea Walnut Pleurobrachia pileus

Observer

benet2006

Date

June 15, 2015 10:48 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

casteloale

Date

May 17, 2015

Place

Yelapa (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

May 5, 2015

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Observer

kiloueka

Date

February 3, 2012 03:11 PM PST

Place

Avalon Bay (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Comb Jelly Beroe cucumis

Observer

guidos

Date

May 3, 2015

Place

Gulen (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific Sea Gooseberry Pleurobrachia bachei

Observer

jtor12

Date

March 30, 2015 03:59 PM PDT

Description

I saw many different jellies, not all the same looking though. This one was about 2in long

Photos / Sounds

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What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

joyous12

Date

March 28, 2015

Description

Approx. 7 cm. Possibly Boroe's Comb Jelly.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

elfaulkner

Date

February 14, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

muir

Date

January 10, 2015 02:01 PM EST

Description

Abundant in shallow water off dock.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Comb Jelly Mnemiopsis leidyi

Observer

nationalaquarium

Date

November 10, 2014 09:55 AM EST
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Description from Wikipedia

Ctenophora (/tɨˈnɒfərə/; singular ctenophore, /ˈtɛnəfɔr/ or /ˈtiːnəfɔr/; from the Greek κτείς kteis 'comb' and φέρω pherō 'carry'; commonly known as comb jellies) is a phylum of animals that live in marine waters worldwide. Their most distinctive feature is the "combs", groups of cilia they use for swimming, and they are the largest animals that swim by means of cilia – adults of various species range from a few millimeters to 1.5 m (4 ft 11 in) in size. Like...

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