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Blue bottle

Notes:

I have never seen these before. Didn't think they were found this far South. Dozens of them.




2 Species ID Suggestions

Blue Bottle / Portuguese man o' war
Physalia physalis Portuguese man o' war
Pacific Man of War
Physalia utriculus Bluebottles | Apollo Bay Community Website


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1 Comment

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 4 years ago

Great find. The larger Physalia physalis is the tropical version,

BrendanNicholls
Spotted by
BrendanNicholls

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -38.28, Long: 144.50

Spotted on Nov 29, 2014
Submitted on Nov 29, 2014

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