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Posts tagged ‘lion’s mane’

Lion’s Mane Jellyfish – Sherlock You Are Wrong!

I had a wonderful opportunity to photograph and film a lion’s mane jellyfish (Cyanea capillata) today.


The 1.5 minute annotated video clip below will give context to my “Sherlock – You Are Wrong” statement.  
Enjoy!

 

 

Click here to see a short clip of the other big jelly species that can be found in our waters – the egg yolk jelly (Phacellophora camtschatica) at up to “only” 60 cm across.