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|date of photo between 1980 and 1985
location Outer Carmel Bay (Monterey County, California, US)class Scyphozoahabitat Open Waternotes This medusa, about 35 cm. high, was photographed at 7 m. depth. The egg-yolk, orange feeding lobes hang below the light yellow gonads and the gut. These medusae may occur offshore in huge numbers where they prey on other gelatinous organisms and on crustaceans which they entrap in their venormous tentacles.camera Nikon in Oceanic housingphoto category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other
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Eggyolk Jelly (ITIS )
Egg-yolk Jellyfish (photographer)
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