Moon jellyfish

Moon jellyfish

Z140/0020 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 32.5MB

Downloadable file size: 2.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Moon jellyfish (Aurelia aurita). Congregations of this common jellyfish can be found in coastal waters throughout the world. The moon jellyfish can grow up to 40 centimetres in diameter and moves by pulsating movements of its bell. It feeds on plankton, which becomes entangled in mucus on its body surface. Flagellae then move the food along channels to its stomach. Photograph in the Red Sea, Egypt.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: aggregation, animal, aquatic, aurelia aurita, cnidaria, cnidarian, coelenterate, common, congregation, invertebrate, invertebrates, many, marine, moon jellyfish, multiple, multitude, nature, ocean, red sea, saucer, underwater, wildlife, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.