JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.

Join

White-spotted jellyfish During my trip through Sulawesi I had the opprtunity to swin in a Jelly fish lake. What an amazing expericence. Geotagged,Indonesia,Jellyfish,Phyllorhiza punctata,Spring,Sulawesi,Togian Islands,White-spotted jellyfish Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

White-spotted jellyfish

During my trip through Sulawesi I had the opprtunity to swin in a Jelly fish lake. What an amazing expericence.

    comments (4)

  1. Wendy, you have an amazing talent to bring out the maximum beauty of any species, hats off! Posted 4 months ago
    1. Thank you for the compliment Posted 4 months ago
  2. What a pretty jelly, beautifully captured. I can only imagine the experience you describe, very special. Posted 4 months ago
    1. Yes it was really an great experience and I still look back to it with a lot of joy :-) Posted 4 months ago

Sign in or Join in order to comment.

''Phyllorhiza punctata'' is a species of jellyfish, also known as the Australian spotted jellyfish or the White-spotted jellyfish. It is native to the southwestern Pacific, where it feeds primarily on zooplankton. P. punctata average 45-50 cm in bell diameter but there had been a maximum reported size of 62 cm. However, in October, 2007, one 72 cm. wide, perhaps the largest ever recorded, was found on Sunset Beach, NC. In July 2007 smaller ones were seen in Bogue Sound much further north along the.. more

Similar species: Rhizostomae
Species identified by Wendy
View Wendy's profile

By Wendy

All rights reserved
Uploaded Oct 15, 2019. Captured Sep 23, 2019 10:14 in Katupat, Togean, Tojo Una-Una Regency, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.
  • COOLPIX AW130
  • f/2.8
  • 1/320s
  • ISO125
  • 4.3mm