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Ctenophores

cerceos: “Alexander Semenov Weird Space, 2012 ”Red Sea in February is full of strange translucent creatures. It’s the jellyfish, ctenophores and salps. They have appeared on our planet long before us,.

Box Jellyfish, probably the deadliest animal in the ocean

Image: Box Jellyfish (Chironex fleckeri) in hunting mode (© Gary Bell/Taxi/Getty Images)

Creatures

The amazing sea life photography of Alexander Semenov Alexander Semenov→Octopus

Nudibranch by David Benz: A nudibranch is a member of Nudibranchia, a group of soft-bodied, marine gastropod mollusks which shed their shell after their larval stage.

Chromodoris quadricolor Nudibranch See plenty in Mozambique and Sodwana, South Africa

Janolus cristatus

Janolus cristatus,sea slug, its body is transparent so in this pic you can actually see its intestines! The glowing blue tips are so pretty

sea squirt

Coral - Sea Tunicates (Clavelina picta) - Painted tunicate - purple colony on soft coral - Alacranes Banc, Gulf of Mexico, Yucatan, Mexico (Photo by Luis Javier Sandoval on Getty Images)

O nome deste organismo é esponja árvore ping-pong (Chondrocladia lampadiglobus). O nome e a aparência são engraçados, mas elas não dão mole. Vivem filtrando a água e caçando pequenos animais e não são apenas seres microscópicos, sendo uma das esponjas mais vorazes do planeta. E você achava que as esponjas não faziam nada de especial, né?

The aptly named Ping-pong tree sponge (Chondrocladia lampadiglobus) is a carnivorous sponge. Those ping-pong ball looking things are covered in tiny spicules which the sponge uses to catch tiny crustaceans.

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