You will receive a sample of both green and brown hydra mixed together, allowing you to observe the differences between the two organisms.
- Watch the feeding reflex in real-time
- Observe the reproductive process of budding
- Look for similarities and differences between Brown hydra and green hydra
- Discover which is more successful in a mixed culture
Hydra are tiny animals closely related to jellyfish. They can be found in freshwater river and streams where they attach themselves to plants and rocks.
Hydra have a sack-shaped body with a ring of tentacles around the mouth at the top. They use those tentacles, covered with paralyzing nematocysts, to trap small cruscaceans, stun them and bring them into the mouth where they are digested.
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