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#1 DANYGRAIG

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 03:02 AM

Can anyone ID this jellyfish and its contents - Criccieth, N. Wales.

 

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#2 DANYGRAIG

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Posted 16 May 2014 - 01:47 AM

Have had a look around and I think this is a blue jellyfish - Cyanea lamarkii, and sea louse - Eurydice pulchra.



#3 Seriola

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Posted 30 May 2014 - 05:59 PM

Definitely Cyanea, but his 'little buddy' is a Hyperiid amphipod, parasitic... they eat the jelly's food, then eat the jelly!


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Posted 01 June 2014 - 05:24 AM

Very interesting!! Thanks very much for the info.

 

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