'Long stringy stingy thingy': Bizarre glowing tentacle-like creature made up of THOUSANDS of tiny organisms is spotted off the coast of Australia

‘Long stringy stingy thingy’: Bizarre glowing tentacle-like creature made up of THOUSANDS of tiny organisms is spotted off the coast of Australia

by Joe Pinkstone, Daily Mail

A bizarre glowing tentacle-like ‘creature’ has been spotted floating in waters off the coast of Australia. 

It is believed to be a siphonophore, which appears to be a single animal but is actually made of thousands of smaller organisms known as zooids.

It is known as a ‘long stringy stingy thingy’ in New Zealand and it is also sometimes called Apolemia or a string jellyfish. 

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