(Chironexfleckeri), which roam the seas off northern Australia, deliver some of nature's most potent venom.
What's unique about the StingOUT kit is that the packet itself is designed to be used as a scraper to help remove the irritating tentacles of box jellyfish
Although not a concern in Florida waters, only vinegar should be used for Australia's box jellyfish
She suffered horrific scarring after being stung by a box jellyfish
in Queensland, Australia.
During the summer of 2007, at the beaches of Hawaii's Oahu Island, swimmers were forced from the ocean due to giant swarms of box jellyfish
We're not talking great white sharks or box jellyfish
, but tiny bugs, smaller than the human eye can see.
The box jellyfish
is the most venomous creature known on earth.
The deadliest creature in the sea is the box jellyfish
, Chironex fleckeri, which is found off northern Australia, Indonesia, and Malaysia.
But the city has had several good reasons for turning its back on the sea: tides that can rise almost 9m high, marine predators, lethal box jellyfish
and threat of inundation from cyclonic surges.
In September, 2011, much of the country followed Nyad as she attempted to swim the 103 miles between Cuba and Florida without a shark cage - but the effects of potentially deadly box jellyfish
stings eventually compromised her swim after 41 hours.
Near the start of his swim he encountered quite a bad group of box jellyfish
and was stung a number of times.
Also on the list is the Bonaire banded box jellyfish
, a colourful and venomous jellyfish found near the Dutch Caribbean island of Bonaire.