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Blog Posts by: Cristina Lopez de las Heras (Volunteer)

It’s summer time, which means that jellyfish are back in the news – recent reports describe thousands clogging beaches in Spain. We thought it might be interesting to look into their reproductive ways and it turns out jellyfish have a rather interesting lifecycle. Interested in learning more?

When jellyfish mate, the male's sperm fertilizes the female egg and the zygote is formed, which grows into a planula larva.