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Definition of medusa fish in English:
A fish of the cool temperate waters of the North Pacific, the young of which typically accompany jellyfishes and may feed on their tentacles.
- Icichthys lockingtoni, family Centrolophidae
- It is also called a medusa fish, it is more commonly associated with other types of jellies.
- Young medusa fish live among the tentacles of jellyfish, who are immune to their sting.
- On our last trip, one of the biologists from the Vancouver Aquarium actually found a rare medusa fish hiding inside a sea blubber.
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