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Gunpowder Sponge
Halichondria bowerbanki

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Many-ribbed Hydromedusa
Aequorea aequorea

Aequorea victoria, also sometimes called the crystal jelly, is a bioluminescent hydrozoan jellyfish,… read more

Moon Jellyfish
Aurelia aurita

Aurelia aurita (moon jelly, moon jellyfish, common jellyfish, saucer jelly) is one of a group of mor… read more

Lion's Mane
Cyanea capillata

The lion's mane jellyfish (Cyanea capillata) is the largest known species of jellyfish. Its range is… read more

Frilled Anemone
Metridium senile

Metridium senile, common name the plumose anemone or frilled anemone, is a species of sea anemone in… read more

Northern Red Anemone
Telia (Urticina) crassicornis

The northern red anemone or dahlia anemone, Urticina felina, is a marine invertebrate found in the n… read more

Blue Crab
Callinectes sapidus (Cancer sapidus)

Callinectes sapidus (from the Greek calli- = "beautiful", nectes = "swimmer", and Latin sapidus = "s… read more

Atlantic Rock Crab
Cancer irroratus

Cancer irroratus, common name the Atlantic rock crab, or peekytoe crab, is a crab in the genus Cance… read more

Green Crab
Carcinus maenas

Carcinus maenas is a common littoral crab, and an important invasive species, listed among the 100 "… read more

Northern Lobster
Homarus americanus

The American lobster, Homarus americanus, is a species of lobster found on the Atlantic coast of Nor… read more

Common Spider Crab
Libinia emarginata

Libinia emarginata, the portly spider crab, common spider crab or nine-spined spider crab, is a spec… read more

Horned Krill Shrimp
Meganyctiphanes norvegica (villosus)

A species of krill that lives in the North Atlantic Ocean. It is an important component of the zoopl… read more

Lady Crab
Ovalipes ocellatus

Ovalipes ocellatus is a species of crab from eastern North America, known as the lady crab, calico c… read more

Long-clawed Hermit Crab
Pagurus longicarpus

Pagurus longicarpus, the long-clawed hermit crab, is a small (up to 1/2 in or 1.27 cm) common subtid… read more

Atlantic Horseshoe Crab
Limulus polyphemus

The Atlantic horseshoe crab, Limulus polyphemus, is a marine chelicerate arthropod. Despite its name… read more

Maned Nudibranch
Aeolidia papillosa

Aeolidia papillosa is a species of sea slug, an aeolid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusk in the… read more

Atlantic Long-finned Squid
Loligo pealei

The Longfin Inshore Squid (Doryteuthis pealeii) is a species of squid of the family Loliginidae. The… read more

Green Sea Urchin
Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis

Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis is commonly known as the green sea urchin because of its character… read more

Sea Vase Tunicate
Ciona intestinalis

Ciona intestinalis (vase tunicate) is a urochordata (sea squirt), a tunicate widely distributed in N… read more

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