Author: BioExpedition

Jellyfish Species

Jellyfish Species Types of Jellyfish Facts and Information   There are more than 2,000 different Jellyfish species that have been identified. They range significantly in color, size, and dimensions. Experts believe that there are still plenty of unknown species that live deeper down on the ocean waters. They are excited that one day technology will allow them to find these Jellyfish and to explore them in great detail. Studies show that the oldest Jellyfish species are more than 700 million years old. That ranks them as some of the oldest living creatures on the entire Earth. That is a...

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Jellyfish Sting

Jellyfish Sting Sting Toxicity and Treatment   All Jellyfish have the ability to sting their prey. They do this though their tentacles that contain toxins. Jellyfish aren’t mean or on a quest to hurt people which is often the scenario that people think about in their minds. Instead, it is a trigger that occurs any time a Jellyfish comes into contact with anything. The pressure that builds up is lance like and that is what will pierce a person or another type of living creature. The toxins can quickly move through the body of the aquatic life of the human....

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