Deep-Red Jellyfish

Deep-Red Jellyfish

Alien-looking creatures like this deep-red jellyfish (Crossota norvegica) swim in the Arctic Sea. Learn more about Arctic sea life in our Under the Arctic Ice story, or at the home page for the Arctic Ocean Diversity project. And learn more about jellyfish!

Tags: Arctic, Jellyfish, Cnidarians

Alien-looking creatures, like this deep red jellyfish, Crossota norvegica, float in the Arctic Sea.

Credit: 

K. Raskoff, Monterey Peninsula College, Hidden Ocean 2005, NOAA.