The most beautiful jellyfish in the world

Medusa has always attracted our attention with its beauty and ease. From time to time they use a protective poison, which can cause irritation and even kill a person. Jellyfish are found in every ocean and some in freshwater lakes and rivers. In this collection we have gathered the most beautiful jellyfish around the world. Cannonball
Medusa cannonball lives along the east coast of the United States to Brazil. It received its name because of the unusual shape perfectly smooth and round as a cannonball. In Asia, these jellyfish are widely used in folk medicine. It is believed that they could cure the lung disease, arthritis, lower blood pressure.

Olindias Formosa (Olindias formosa)
This rare type of jellyfish found off the coast of Brazil, Argentina and Japan. Characteristic of these jellyfish is hovering at a shallow depth. When the jellyfish is in such a state, its tentacles are concentrated under the cap. Because of the small size of this type is not harmful to people, but we should not forget that they are able to leave very severe burns.

Portuguese boat
This surprising being different from all the jellyfish in that it consists of a plurality medusoid individuals. It has a gas bubble, floating on the water surface, which allows to absorb the air. The tentacles of a Portuguese boat in the extended state can reach 50 meters.

Purple striped jellyfish
This type of jellyfish found in the Bay of Monterrey. They are not very well understood. This jellyfish has a fairly large and can cause a person serious burns. Stripes and color saturation appears jellyfish with age. In the course of the warm currents of jellyfish can also migrate to the coast of Southern California. Particularly noticeable was the case in 2012, when the jellyfish burns (black sea nettle and purple striped) got 130 people.

Mediterranean or the fried egg jellyfish
This amazing creature really looks like a fried egg or poached egg. Jellyfish inhabits the Mediterranean, Adriatic and Aegean. It is considered an important feature is that it can move independently, without relying on the waves.

Darth Vader or narkomeduza
This type of jellyfish has been found in the Arctic. It happened recently. In addition to this interesting and at the same time terrifying kind of jellyfish have tentacles 4 and 12 gastric pouches. During swimming tentacles pulled forward, the better to get their prey.

Blue jellyfish
Blue jellyfish has a very stinging tentacles. It was discovered off the coast of Scotland, the North Sea and the Irish Sea. The average transverse diameter of the jellyfish - 15 centimeters. The color varies from dark blue to bright blue.

It's not exactly a jellyfish. More generally, this being known as the blue button. Polish United Workers' Lives on the ocean surface, consists of two parts: the hard float golden brown and hydroid colonies that their views are very similar to the tentacles of jellyfish. Porpita can easily be mistaken for jellyfish.

Diplulmaris Antarctica
this magnificent creature inhabits the deep waters of Antarctica and has four bright orange and white tentacles tentacles. Small white dots on jellyfish - it bokopravy. They live in a jellyfish, and sometimes even eat it.

Black sea nettles
Black sea nettles - a giant jellyfish with a bell, with a diameter of 3 feet. The adult can reach 5 meters and have 24 tentacles. This type of jellyfish has been found in the waters of the Pacific Ocean. They are carnivorous. The larvae prefer food, plankton, and other jellyfish.



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