|They’re slimy, oozy and flimsy. Misconceptions abound. They lead lives of mystery, even to scientists who devote years studying their secretive habits. Jellyfish and other gelatinous animals like ctenophores (comb jellies), pteropods (sea angels and sea butterflies), heteropods and pelagic tunicates (salps, doliolids and pyrosomes) are actually among the most beautiful creatures of the sea. And their goal in life is not to sting people. The JelliesZone will reveal some of their beauty and open your eyes to the wondrous world of jellyfish and gelatinous zooplankton!