This lobate ctenophore, or comb jelly, is so fragile that it has never been successfully captured in one piece, giving it its nickname, sarcastically, of 'Intacta.'

This lobate ctenophore, or comb jelly, is so fragile that it has never been successfully captured in one piece, giving it its nickname, sarcastically, of “Intacta.” Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2017 Laulima O Ka Moana.

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