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    • Ctenophora
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    • Comb Jellies
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Recent observations

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Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

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gianebrocco

Date

January 17, 2016 04:23 PM GST

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Venus' Girdle Cestum veneris

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davidr

Date

August 13, 2015 11:32 AM HST

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Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

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tiwane

Date

January 8, 2016 02:18 PM PST

Description

My first! What a cool organism.

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Northern Comb Jelly Beroe cucumis

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fcchatter

Date

December 27, 2015 12:59 PM EST

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Common Comb Jelly Mnemiopsis leidyi

Observer

dremsen

Date

August 8, 2013

Description

Species found on MBL dock during Rapid Assessment Survey of Marine Species at New England Bays and Harbors. See http://www.mass.gov/eea/docs/czm/invasives/ras-2013-final.pdf
All species identified by taxonomic experts - see publication.

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Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

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mrmaoh

Date

December 15, 2015 04:26 PM CST

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Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

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mrmaoh

Date

December 15, 2015 04:25 PM CST

Description

Colectados en la laguna de mecoacan Paraiso Tabasco que especie es?

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Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

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vpequeno

Date

October 14, 2015 10:36 AM CDT

Description

Comb Jellies
Class: Nuda

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Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

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invertlab

Date

October 14, 2015

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Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

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nationalaquarium

Date

November 12, 2015

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Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

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katie_bleier

Date

October 15, 2015

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Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

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josep

Date

November 11, 2015 05:23 PM CET
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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...

No range data available.