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Lion's Mane Jellyfish

from Mail Online

Wonders of the sea: Fascinating pictures from mesmerising collection of photos from the ocean's depths

Dangers of the deep: The giant pelagic jellyfish grows to twice the size of a fully grown man with a nasty sting in its tentacles

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from Mail Online

The monsters of the deep photographed by one intrepid diver

A Lion's Mane jellyfish wraps its tentacles around a Moon jellyfish, which it is devouring

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The Lion's mane jellyfish can grow to a size of more than two meters in diameter. They have a powerful sting and will reel in their prey with their sticky tentacles. The jellyfish are mainly feed on zooplankton, small fish, ctenophores, and the moon jelly.

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from National Geographic Society (blogs)

Gabon Expedition: Oil Rigs Are a Haven for Marine Life

We are diving off the coast of Gabon, under eerie oil platforms. Here there is amazing marine life, like the jellyfish in the photo, with dozens of silver little fish among its long tentacles. Dive...

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Swim with a Lions Mane Jellyfish -- largest jelly fish in the world... Found in the boreal waters of the Arctic

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Lions Mane Jellyfish (Cyanea capillata) the largest known species of jellyfish. The largest recorded specimen found, washed up on the shore of Massachusetts Bay in 1870, had a bell (body) with a diameter of 7 feet 6 inches (2.29 m) and tentacles 120 feet (37 m) long.

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Mooonjellies | Amazing Travel Pictures - Amazing Pictures, Images, Photography from Travels All Aronud the World

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Our Paper Plate Lion is not only cute, but really easy and fun to make! Using a range of scrap materials, preschoolers can explore and experiment with different textures to create a wacky and wild Lion's mane; adding a sensory element to the craft.

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