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Polyp flats, a new system for experimenting with jellyfish polyps, with insights into the effects of ocean acidification

Research interest on jellyfish has grown exponentially over the last years and studies focusing on the biology and ecology of the jellyfish polyp stage are being recognized as crucial in understanding jellyfish proliferations. 183 more words


New Smyrna Beach Part 12: The Hitchhiking Anemone

Calliactis tricolor, the Hitchhiking anemone, photographed in Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014).

When you think of sea anemones, you probably think of large, flowering, and brightly colored organisms growing amongst coral reefs, perhaps surrounded by a community of equally bright and colored fish. 479 more words