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Beware the Box Jellyfish, Plus First Aid Treatments - Australia Travel
The deadly box jellyfish, also known as stinger or sea wasp, can be found from around November to April along the north Queensland coast past Great Keppel ...
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Encountering Jellyfish While Scubadiving - About.com
The most toxic type of jellyfish is the Box Jellyfish (Chironex fleckeri and Caruka barnesi) found in Australia and some regions of the Indo-Pacific. The venom of ...
http://scuba.about.com/od/aquaticlifetoavoid/p/Jellyfish-Stings-Facts-Treatments-And-Remedies-For-Snorkelers-And-Divers.htm
Jellyfish Sting Treatment - Step by Step Guide - First Aid - About.com
Dec 16, 2014 ... If the species is known to be box jellyfish (Chironex fleckeri) or Irukandji (Carukia barnesi), get emergency medical help immediately. For box ...
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Irukandji Jellyfish - What You Need to Know - Australia Travel
A box jellyfish sting results in pain and welts forming immediately. These signs result in first aid being quickly applied and treatment begun which reduces the ...
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Jellyfish Sting Treatment: Will urine relieve the pain? - First Aid
Dec 16, 2014 ... Researchers in Australia, home of the deadliest species of box jellyfish , have spent years studying jellyfish stings. One thing is certain: nothing ...
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Jellyfish Profile and Facts - Marine Life - About.com
Learn about jellyfish facts, life cycles, where jellyfish are found and types of ... Classes: Cubozoa (box jellyfish); Scyphozoa or Scyphomedusae (jellyfish); and ...
http://marinelife.about.com/od/invertebrates/p/Jellyfish-profile.htm
Treating Jellyfish and Man-O-War Stings - Chemistry - About.com
Jun 1, 2011 ... It's beach weather! The ocean is full of fun, but it's also full of wildlife, including jellyfish. Do you know what to do in the event of a jellyfish or man ...
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Facts About Jellyfish - Animals and Wildlife
The Class Cubozoa includes about 20 species not considered to be True Jellyfish. The Class Cubozoa is also referred to as box jellyfish. The most imfamous of ...
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Dangerous Creatures: Watch Out for the Aussie Nasties
These are sharks, crocodiles and the jellyfish — and can quite easily be ... out for the Aussie Nasties · Never Smile at a Crocodile · The Deadly Box Jellyfish ...
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Cnidaria: Corals, Jellyfish, Anemones, Sea Pens & Hydra - Marine Life
Information about the cnidaria - the phylum that contains corals, jellyfish, sea ... ( sea anemones, corals); Cubozoa (box jellyfish); Hydrozoa (hydrozoans, also ...
http://marinelife.about.com/od/invertebrates/p/Cnidaria-profile.htm
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