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    • Ctenóforos
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    • Ctenophora
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    • Comb Jellies
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

fmgee

Date

April 12, 2016

Place

Tofino (Google, OSM)

Description

1-1-2
Found in benthic grab

Resembles Pleurobrachia bachei

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Comb Jelly Mnemiopsis leidyi

Observer

jujurenoult

Date

April 23, 2016

Place

carnon (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

fadiyaghmour

Date

January 9, 2016 09:37 PM GST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

divemaster

Date

October 13, 2013

Description

Lobed sea gooseberry

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

macquafredda13

Date

April 17, 2016 09:28 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

milisenj

Date

April 13, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

milisenj

Date

April 13, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

milisenj

Date

May 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

milisenj

Date

June 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

milisenj

Date

April 4, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

milisenj

Date

July 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

milisenj

Date

March 23, 2016
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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.
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