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Compass Jellyfish

Chrysaora hysoscella

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Thoreck 6 years ago

They can indeed result in nasty stings according to http://www.marine-conservation.org.uk/uk....

"The stinging cells and venom of Chrysaora hysoscella are strong and can produce painful, long lasting weals in humans."

Kat1 6 years ago

I got stung by a jellyfish About a week ago and I think it might of been a compass jellyfish

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

very nice!

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Goeree-Overflakkee, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

Lat: 51.84, Long: 3.95

Spotted on Aug 5, 2012
Submitted on Aug 5, 2012

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