One of the strangest critters we occasionally see here it the Cigar Jelly. This is a cnidarian, class Hydrozoa.
I must admit that when I first saw one of these I was not sure, at all, what I was looking at. It was definitely weird and it was also very beautiful. It seemed to be alive, as it pulsed from time to time. But it was difficult to place. Over time I saw a few more of them, and they seem to come in a couple of colours, white or a very fetching pink.
So a little bit of research later and I found they are called .... www.divekbr.com/blog/?p=3246
November 19, 2012
Is that a Cigar in your pocket…..?
Each week, on Monday evenings our Dive managers publish the diving blog filled with a complete list of the week’s critter sightings, stunning photography and amazing Video footage of the weird and wonderful that is Lembeh, Kungkungan Bay Resort.