[LMB] OT: California drop bear - an invasive species?

Louie Chubb louie at chubb.wattle.id.au
Thu Aug 15 00:47:26 BST 2019

On Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 07:15:02AM -0400, Karen Hunt wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 2:49 AM Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com>
> wrote:
> > From: kbarry <kbarry at bitsofhistory.com>
> >
> > On 8/13/2019 9:50 AM, Batwrangler wrote:
> > > what I want to know is does the water kill you sans large reptiles?


> There's also the box jellyfish - absurdly overpowered in the sting-for-food
> world.
> Karen Hunt

Irukanji tops the list of those, I suspect. It is a 1 cubic cm (aprox) almost
clear jelly that causes and extreme pain and sometimes death. It is known as
one of the most venemous jellyfish in the world.


For some more on our fun-filled marine life....


And for more marine jellies .. "It seems to go without saying that the most
poisonous, deadliest and meanest of all the jellyfish inhabits Australia."


Enjoy :-)


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