Cephea sp., Palau
Description and Comments
On 03-19-2010 at 14:20 while SCUBA diving I observed this one solitary Cephea sp. specimen actively swimming South with the .5kt current. No other gelatinous zooplankton were seen in the vicinity.
ID verification by Mike Dawson.
Jelly size-Bell approximately 18cm;
Bottom substrate-Mostly acroporid corals;
Sea condition-Calm, Sky-
Full sun; Tide-0.15-falling;
Palau, Koror, "ioul Lukes reef";