Thursday, March 1, 2007

Ineresting Facts

  • box jelly and irkujandi are the most dangerous creatures for human in the sea
  • the longest animal in the world is a cnidarian : The Jellyfish Praya can reach up to 120 feet
  • first animals with a definite body of definite form and shape
  • In Japan jellyfish are considered to be a delicacy
  • Jellyfish body is 95% Water
  • Jellyfish have been around for over 650 million years (they out date dinosaurs)
  • Some species of jellyfish contains a lot of protein and is thought to be able to play a large role in ending hunger and malnutrition in poor areas around the world
  • the Great Barrier Reef stretches over 1,300 miles along the Northern Eastern coast of Australia
  • Great Barrier Reef is made up of 2,600 different kinds of coral and supports up to 1,500 species of fish

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