Blaschka Glass Jellies

Happy Tuesday all! Enjoy some beautiful jelly art by the amazing Blaschka brothers! (All images are from Wikimedia Commons)

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Amazing mauve stinger (Pelagia noctiluca) jelly.

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One of my favorite jellies, Rhizostoma pulmo

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An incredibly delicate and beautiful siphonophore.

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Beautiful hydromedusa.

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Moon jellyfish (Aurelia sp.)

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A stalked jelly (staurozoa).

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Categories: Art, Hydromedusae, Jellyfish, Mauve stinger jelly (Pelagia noctiluca), Siphonophore

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