Atlantic Sea Nettle

Common Name: Atlantic Sea Nettle
Scientific Name: Chrysaora quinquecirrha
Basic Physical Description: Saucer shaped bell (head) with four long, thick arms
Range of Habitat: Along the Atlantic cost from New England to Brazil
Local Habitat: Found near the shore in Cape Cod in August
Interesting Facts: -They have no brain, bones, or gills
-They can transport other animals with them to the shore, such as crabs Caution: Does produce a painful sting


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