'Portuguese Man of War (Physalia physalis)' by Helen Barnard

The Portuguese Man of War, is also known as a blue bottle. It is not a true jellyfish but a siphonophore, an animal made up of tiny specialised animals called polyps, they are all connected to each other and together function like the organs and tissues of single multicellular organisms.

watercolour on paper. 57 x 37cm (framed)


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