The Blue Angel: Glaucus Atlanticus

On December 5, 2014 by Tim Newman

Glaucus atlanticus, variously known as the sea swallow, blue angel, blue glaucus, blue dragon, blue sea slug and blue ocean slug, is a quite wonderful looking chap. These winged neon tubes are part of the...

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Fish With A Transparent Head + Siphonophores

On April 7, 2013 by Tim Newman

This is the pacific barreleye. The dark blobs at the front of his greenhouse of a head are actually their equivalent of nostrils. The eyes are the greenish blobs inside the glass cage....

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