Non-poisonous jellyfish, such as Moon jellyfish and Blue Blubber jellyfish, are widely available and appropriate as pets for children. Pet jellyfish for kids require a special aquarium and fish-specific diets. More »

One interesting fact about jellyfish for kids is that crystal jellyfish contain a protein that is used in the medical industry to block certain viruses, notes Smithsonian.com. Another is that both people and other jellyf... More »

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Octopuses, jellyfish, sharks, sea stars and sea turtles are a few of the numerous animal species that inhabit the oceans. Since most plants need sunlight to carry out photosynthesis, many underwater plants make their hom... More »

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Moon jellyfish primarily eat planktonic crustaceans, but they also eat other small plankton including molluscs, fish eggs and smaller jellyfish. They catch their food with sticky mucus that lines the underside of their b... More »

One interesting fact about jellyfish for kids is that crystal jellyfish contain a protein that is used in the medical industry to block certain viruses, notes Smithsonian.com. Another is that both people and other jellyf... More »

www.reference.com Pets & Animals Marine Life Jellyfish

Many species of jellyfish are transparent or partially transparent. The bell-shaped body of the jellyfish is filled with a gelatinous substance that is mostly water. With no skeleton and few specialized internal organs, ... More »

www.reference.com Pets & Animals Marine Life Jellyfish

Box jellyfish live by the coasts of Australia and in the Indo-Pacific Ocean. They have up to 15 tentacles, which can reach 10 feet in length. Although they do not have a central nervous system, box jellyfish have advance... More »

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