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Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Scientific name: Chrysaora fuscescens
Common name: Brown Jellyfish
...also Sea Nettle
Locations: Eastern Pacific
Group: Marine LifeInvertebratesJellies

These are large - up to a foot across. They sometimes appear in large numbers, particularly when it's been warm.

Also see video here.

Other images:
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Brown coating rubbed off of bell, showing internal structure
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Jellyfish swarm
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Jellyfish swarm
Chrysaora fuscescens (Brown Jellyfish)
Jellyfish swarm
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