Japanese fishing trawler sunk by giant jellyfish
A 10-ton fishing boat has been sunk by gigantic jellyfish off eastern Japan.
By Julian Ryall in Tokyo
Published: 7:00AM GMT 02 Nov 2009
The trawler, the Diasan Shinsho-maru, capsized off Chiba`as its three-man crew was trying to haul in a...
.......and a bumpy one too with a great name Stellamedusa:
The link at the bottom goes to another page with more photos.
Spotting credit goes to Tonmo, of course ;)
In a recent issue of New Scientist there was an article on Box Jellyfish.
firstly it seems that there are far more species of them than originally thought
secondly undiscovered forms of them may be responsible for far more deaths than recorded
First see this article from News in...