: Samantha Turnbull
Allen & Unwin
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Gracegoes crosseyed as she spots the blue tentacle hanging down herforehead.
'Idon't want toalarm you,' I say, 'but that'sa Portugueseman ofwar. Don't touch it.'
Grace drops her surfboard. 'You mean a jellyfish
?' 'It'soften mistaken for
, but it's actuallya different class ofocean critter,' Isay. 'A jellyfish
is a single
organism, while aPortuguese manofwar is a siphonophore, whichis a colony of
very small predatory marine creatures.' 'Chloe Karalis, save the biological