Portuguese Man of War at Horseshoe Bay Bermuda

Potruguese Man of War at Horseshoe Bay

Six of these were floating around the shoreline on part of Horseshoe Bay, Bermuda. This one washed ashore. The tentacles are poisonous and can grow up to 66 feet long though the normal is 30 feet. This one had tentacles that were about a foot long. They are also called Bluebottles. the clear Sail area can grow to 60 Centimeters

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Kaplan says ... on Thursday, Jul 15 at 2:54 AM

I've only seen those in Encyclopedias. Very interesting, he looks small though.

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