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  • Korean
    • 유즐동물문
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    • Ctenóforos
  • Scientific Names
    • Ctenophora
  • English
    • Comb Jellies
    • Comb Jellyfishes
    • Ctenophores
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    • Medusas de peine
  • Japanese
    • 有櫛動物門

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sea Walnut Pleurobrachia pileus

Observer

dremsen

Date

July 21, 2016 09:34 AM EDT

Description

Many specimens in plankton tows lately. Often found earlier in spring

Photos / Sounds

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What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

mrfish33

Date

July 8, 2016 07:00 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

ronda

Date

July 16, 2016 08:24 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

diver53

Date

July 10, 2016

Description

comb jelly in 2 meters of depth during flood tide

Photos / Sounds

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What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

diver53

Date

July 10, 2016 11:40 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Comb Jelly Mnemiopsis leidyi

Observer

seanpmyers

Date

July 6, 2016 08:10 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sea Walnut Pleurobrachia pileus

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

June 23, 2016 10:46 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

June 18, 2016 01:44 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

June 18, 2016 11:22 AM EDT

Description

Caught in bio hut and temporarily captive.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Comb Jelly Mnemiopsis leidyi

Observer

nationalaquarium

Date

June 18, 2016 10:13 AM EDT

Description

Found off wooden fishing pier at Masonville Cove

Photos / Sounds

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What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Date

June 10, 2016 10:42 AM EDT

Description

Found at the dock of the UF Whitney Laboratory

Photos / Sounds

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What

Comb Jellies Phylum Ctenophora

Observer

josiane

Date

June 6, 2016 04:37 PM BRT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Nuda

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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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