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7 animals that know how to farm

By: Bryan Nelson on Nov. 29, 2010, 12:36 p.m.
Spotted jellyfish

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Spotted jellyfish

It may sound unbelievable, but even jellyfish can be farmers. These incredible medusae, also known as lagoon jellyfish, grow algal food inside their own tissues.

During the day, spotted jellyfish typically orient themselves to get maximum sunlight to ensure their photosynthetic crop will flourish. They spend most of their time chasing the sunlight and tending their internal gardens.