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Carybdea rastoni

3 Box Jellyfish at Mossy Point, NSW

Carybdea rastoni at Mossy Point, NSW - 2 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Carybdea rastoni 4 Jan 2022 Jennyncmg
Unidentified 3 Jan 2022 PeterA

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2 comments

Jennyncmg wrote:
   4 Jan 2022
The sting is not deadly with this box jellyfish ( the southern jimble) but Edgar says it can be very painful if you are stung on sensitive areas such as the lips
PeterA wrote:
   4 Jan 2022
Thanks, Jenny!

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 2 Jan 2022 09:33 AM Recorded on
  • PeterA Recorded by

Additional information

  • less than 1m Depth of sighting

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