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Velella Jelly

Velella velella

Description:

Jellies washed up on the central California coast. The clear parts are a kind of sail; the sails dry out and stiffen. There's thousands of these dried "fins" at the tide line.

Habitat:

Moonstone beach, Cambria, California


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California, USA

Lat: 35.56, Long: -121.08

Spotted on May 2, 2015
Submitted on May 10, 2015

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