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The Atlantic Portuguese man o' war (Physalia physalis), also known as the man- of-war, blue bottle, or floating terror, is a marine hydrozoan of the family ...


The Portuguese man o' war, (Physalia physalis) is often called a jellyfish, but is actually a species of siphonophore, a group of animals that are closely related to  ...


Anyone unfamiliar with the biology of the venomous Portuguese man-of-war would likely mistake it for a jellyfish. Not only is it not a jellyfish, it's not even an "it, " ...


Just a squishy, gelatinous mass? Not quite! Woe to the sea creature that gets entangled in a man-of-war's 50-foot (15.2-meter) tentacles.


Few species eat the Portuguese man o' war, but some predators that specialize on stinging, gelatinous invertebrates (e.g., loggerhead sea turtles and.


Jul 14, 2017 ... Over the last 3 weeks we have had 14 Portuguese Man O' Wars wash up in Harvey Cedars, 7 within the last two days. Man o' Wars are ...


Jul 12, 2017 ... This Portuguese Man O' War was found on the Harvey Cedars beach June 7 ( July 11, 2017) (Provided by Harvey Cedars Beach Patrol).


Jul 11, 2017 ... As CBS2's Meg Baker reported, it was the first man o'war spotted in the ... The Portuguese Man O' War jellyfish is actually native to the tropics.


May 3, 2017 ... Stings from a Portuguese man o' war are as common as they are dangerous, yet there's a lack of consensus over the best way to treat these ...