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Fried Egg Jellyfish

Cotylorhiza tuberculata


Jellyfish is Cotylorhiza tuberculata, small fish swimming around are about 2-3 cm long. When stressed fish would dart in between jellyfish tentacles to stay safe.


Commonly found in the Mediterranean Sea, Aegean Sea, and Adriatic Sea

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Machi 4 months ago

Congratulations Marek Koszorek! Your spotting won second place in our 2019 Best Wildlife Photo Contest - Other category! This spotting tied with your Magnificent Sea Anemone and Clownfish for runner up!



Marek Koszorek
Marek Koszorek 11 months ago

Thanks Mark, I'm more interested in the small fishes using this jellyfish as a protection.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 11 months ago

Superb images Marek. Can I put the name into scientific name? (It looks perfect to me)

Marek Koszorek
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Marek Koszorek

Μακεδονία - Θράκη, Greece

Spotted on Oct 3, 2019
Submitted on Oct 3, 2019

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