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A jellyfish's food chain; Jellyfish eat plankton or bony fish. Turtles sometimes eat jellyfish.

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Most Bizarre Fish You’ve Ever Seen? A diver swims with a huge ocean sunfish, or Mola mola, off the coast of San Diego. They are the largest of the bony fish and often get mistaken for sharks due to their dorsal fins. They feed on jellyfish and plankton and are curious of humans, as seen in the photo. One threat to molas is drift nets, which they often get caught in, and garbage such as plastic bags that they mistake for jellyfish, their favorite food.

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BORZUI- Jellyfish are primary food sources for turtles and sunfish (aka Mola Mola). Unfortunately, they frequently confuse plastic bags that kill them for jellyfish. JL

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Hostess with the Mostess® - Under the Sea First Birthday

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from MNN - Mother Nature Network

21 animals with completely ridiculous names

Egg Jellyfish

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Octopus by Araceli Paz Photography//

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reminds me of the beauty's from the atlanta aquarium. they're colors were everything.

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from The Economist

Scents and sensibility

Sea turtles are attracted to the smell of dimethyl sulphide (which smells like cabbage) because it indicates an upwelling zone, where they can find plenty of food

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