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Ocean Watch: Portuguese men-of-war are often confused for jellyfish

  • COURTESY SUSAN SCOTT

    An out-of-sight ghost crab on Lanikai Beach is pulling this PMOW tentacle down its hole to eat.

The name Portuguese man-of-war is tough to explain, hard for some people to remember, and the plural is a problem. In calling them blue bottles, the Aussies beat the Brits. Read more

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