Velella washed up in St Ives, Cornwall

Submitted by Jellywatcher (not verified) on Wed, 03/15/2017 - 13:18
Description and Comments

Spotted on the tideline yesterday on Porthmeor beach, StIves, Cornwall, England, large numbers of Velella Velella, most of them translucent, some of them still blue. Nearly all were 5 cm long, some longer. The wind had been strong the previous day, blowing from the west.

Type of organism
Other
Other
thought it was plastic!
Quantity
100
Latitude
50.21
Longitude
-5.48
Condition
Dead
News
Off