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Aguamala o acalefo azul, medusa

Rhizostoma pulmo

Description:

La umbrela, la parte más amplia de su cuerpo, es de color azul violáceo, con una banda de color violeta en el borde. Posee ocho tentáculos' compuestos por numerosos lóbulos pequeños, apéndices sensoriales y células urticantes que provocan un picor leve al mantener contacto con los brazos de la medusa; la zona afectada por la picadura no debe tocarse.

Habitat:

Playas del Mar Menor (Murcia).


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59 Comments (1–25)

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 11 months ago

Thanks, Hazel.

HazelMarley
HazelMarley 11 months ago

the first few pics are so pretty

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 11 months ago

Thanks, Everyone.

Everyone is awesome
Everyone is awesome 12 months ago

Soooooooo cool I love it!!!! When I saw it I was like wow!!!

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 2 years ago

Gracias, Luis y rams4d

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 2 years ago

Exelente serie Eulalia.

rams4d
rams4d 2 years ago

Buenas fotos

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Es lógico, les gustan las aguas cálidas. Saludos.

LiannethOrdóñez
LiannethOrdóñez 3 years ago

Muy bonita. Acá en Venezuela las he visto. :)

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Thanks, Mona.

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 3 years ago

Very nice...

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Thanks, tibiprada <3

tibiprada
tibiprada 3 years ago

♥ ♥ ♥

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Thanks, chebeague8.

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Thanks, Jakubko.

chebeague8
chebeague8 3 years ago

That's beautiful!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 3 years ago

Fantastic!

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Thanks, outdooreducation15.

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Thanks, NuwanChathuranga.

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Thanks, RubyPrakash.

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 3 years ago

gorgeous!

RubyPrakash
RubyPrakash 3 years ago

Wow! eulalia

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Thanks, YukoChartraw.

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 3 years ago

Beautiful!

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 3 years ago

Thanks, Sumukha and TheSmatrBilli.

Región de Murcia, Spain

Lat: 37.68, Long: -0.74

Spotted on Aug 13, 2011
Submitted on Aug 13, 2011

Reference

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