Danger Stingers, venomous Chironex fleckeri

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plgrenon on January 31, 2014

It is a species of box jellyfish found in coastal waters from northern Australia and New Guinea north to the Philippines and Vietnam. It has been described as "the most lethal jellyfish in the world", with at least 63 known deaths in Australia from 1884 to 1996.

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  • Uploaded on August 10, 2010
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    by plgrenon
    • Camera: EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY KODAK EASYSHARE C182 Digital Camera
    • Taken on 2010/08/03 14:35:23
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    • Focal Length: 5.70mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.900
    • ISO Speed: ISO151
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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