Photos: The Colorful Life of Flower Hat Jellies

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The Life of a Jelly

Credit: Kim Fulton-Bennett (c) 2014 MBARI
When it comes to mating in captivity, flower hat jellies are just as fussy as their appearance. The species' life cycle had been a mystery until scientists…Read More »

at the Monterey Bay Aquarium were able to reproduce the animals in captivity and study them. This diagram shows the main life stages of the flower hat jellyfish.    Less «
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