Fried Egg Jellyfish
Phacellophora camschatica

Breakfast of Champions, or UFO?
A Fried Egg jellyfish displays how it got its name
as it rises through the currents off La Jolla, California.

For another view of this unusual animal, click here.

Lens: 20 mm
Film: Kodak E100VS
Depth: 65 - 100 feet
Location: La Jolla Shores, CA
©2000 Garry McCarthy