This jellyfish that was recently discovered in Mexico does something that has taken the internet by storm. You won’t believe your eyes when you see it.
We are talking about this jellyfish which resembles or looks like a firework! Just like how when you leave a rocket in the sky and it bursts in all four directions!
Jellyfish is an aquatic animal which is surfaced with has an umbrella-shaped body and tentacles. The tentacles have the tendency to capture a prey and can also defend against the predators. It is said that the jellyfish have been inside the sea for at least 500 million years. They’re one of the oldest multi-organ animals.
This particular jellyfish has been spotted in Mexico and is winning over the whole internet This rare species has a name, Halitrephes Maasi jellyfish.
Researchers have claimed that they spotted this particular species of jellyfish Halitrephes Maasi in Mexico’s Socorro Island. It looks very bright just like the fireworks, as it was seen swimming across a distance of nearly a mile that is 1609 meters.
This creature floats unseen without its light and it is colourful in nature because of the reflection of the light. Watch the video here:
Researchers spotted this incredibly rare jellyfish almost a mile below the ocean's surface near Mexico. pic.twitter.com/u8VEZREM3V
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