Spiral Tube Worm (Sabella spallanzanii). Photo taken by Marco Aurélio at Baía da Cal, Horta, Azores.

Photo taken by Marco Aurélio at Baía da Cal, Horta, Azores.

From Wikipedia - The siphonophores, are an order of the Hydrozoa, a class of marine invertebrates belonging to the phylum Cnidaria. Although a siphonophore appears to be a single organism, each specimen is actually a colony composed of many individual animals. Some siphonophores superficially resemble jellyfish, like the dangerous Portuguese Man o' War (Physalia physalis). With a body length of 40–50 m, another species of siphonophore, Praya dubia, is one of the longest animals in the world.

Related to the jellyfish and corals, Siphonophore is a continuous chain of specialized polyps - individual animals that grow from one another in an organized colony. Some in the colony are devoted to feeding, armed with stinging cells to snag fish or in

Dutch language Ze voelen niet fijn aan, maar om zo te zien, prachtig kunstwerk van de natuur! = They do not feel fine, but in order to see beautiful artwork of nature!

24 hours in pictures: Tokyo, Japan: Hydrozoan jellyfish swim at Kamogawa Sea World Itsuo Inouye/AP

Beautiful, almost translucent, Coral colored Sea (Species Phyllodesmium poindimiei) Slug

I need a bathing suit in this color! Beautiful, almost translucent, Coral colored Sea (Species: Phyllodesmium poindimiei) Slug

Phylum Annelida, Class Polychaeta, Order Canalipalpata, Family Serpulidae Very cool annelid worm.

neaq: “Our newest flick is chock full of fascinating ocean animals, like this Christmas tree worm. ” Phylum Annelida, Class Polychaeta, Order Canalipalpata, Family Serpulidae Very.

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