The Portuguese man o' war (Physalia physalis), also known as the Man-of-war,
floating terror, or bluebottle, is a marine cnidarian of the family Physaliidae.
Learn all you wanted to know about Portuguese man-of-wars with pictures,
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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.
Don't call the Portuguese Man o' War a jellyfish. And don't get near its stinging
tentacles, even if it's dead.
Jul 27, 2015 ... 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 ...
www.dnr.sc.gov/marine/sertc/The Portuguese man.pdf
The Portuguese man-of-war is a spectacular object to behold. While it may look ...
tentacles, according to scientists the man-of-war is not a true jellyfish (true
jellyfish are those that belong to the .... biscayne.com/beach_park/facts/manowar.
Jul 1, 2015 ... There are a few simple ways to avoid getting stung by a man-of-war and ... use
vinegar on man o war and several other types of jelly fish stings.
May 24, 2013 ... Want to know more about the Man-O-War?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=
xTgLT... I also discovered that the Portuguese Man of War is not ...
Jul 31, 2015 ... A Portuguese man o' war has been found at Portheras Cove in Cornwall. Experts
have warned there may be more on the way and urged the ...
Jul 4, 2015 ... Known as the Portuguese Man O' War, these large, colorful venomous animals
are often confused for a jellyfish, but they are actually part of a ...