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Subject: APK0003hl7

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  • Quia by Quia

    Wow! I tagged this as a goblet medusa, as the body shape seemed the closest, and there are two strong tentacles, but I'm fully prepared to-

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  • Quia by Quia

    -be completely wrong! Never seen one that wasn't a small fuzzy outline.

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    It may be a decaying #Rocket-ship #Thimble (definitely a #Siphonophore). Goblet medusae appear small APK0005h03

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  • Quia by Quia

    Thanks! I wasn't sure how big goblet medusae got. Definitely the biggest rocketship I've seen.

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  • yshish by yshish moderator, translator

    Goblet are rare.They usually appear in the same posture of the same size. So they're easily recognizable when you know what they look like:)

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