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Copyright: Jordan Kevrekidis (Kevrekidis) Silver Note Writer [C: 4 W: 0 N: 11] (110)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-06-10
Categories: Cnidarians
Camera: Sony Cybershot DSC-H2
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2009-08-14 8:18
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Favorites: 1 [view]
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[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Jellyfish are amongst the most beautiful creatures in the marine world. Although they are extremely simple marine creatures, their life cycle is extremely complex and involves the jellyfish being transformed into different body forms at different stages.

Medusa is another word for jellyfish, because of its resemblance to the snake-haired Gorgon Medusa of the Greek myth. Medusa is the word for jellyfish in Modern Greek, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Polish, Hebrew, Serbian and many other languages.

More images at: Kevrekidis Photography

© 2009 Jordan Kevrekidis

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Hi Jordan!

Nice shot, nice colors.. you can add Hungarian to those languages ;) (we write it as medúza but pronounce it the same way) TFS!

Best regards,

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