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Backlit detail of branching fire coral (Millepora alcicornis) showing the hair like polyps, filled with stinging nematocysts. East End, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. Caribbean Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Backlit detail of branching fire coral (Millepora alcicornis) showing the hair like polyps, filled with stinging nematocysts. East End, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. Caribbean Sea.
Sting of Giant Forest Scorpion (Heterometrus laoticus / longimanus). Captive, originating from Vietnam / Thailand.  -  Alex Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Sting of Giant Forest Scorpion (Heterometrus laoticus / longimanus). Captive, originating from Vietnam / Thailand.
Stinging nettle (Urtica dioica) close up of stinging hairs, the silicified tips of the stinging hairs are brittle and snap off easily if the nettle is brushed. Focus stacked image. UK.  -  Alex Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Stinging nettle (Urtica dioica) close up of stinging hairs, the silicified tips of the stinging hairs are brittle and snap off easily if the nettle is brushed. Focus stacked image. UK.
Common Wasp (Vespula vulgaris) close up of sting, UK  -  Alex Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Common Wasp (Vespula vulgaris) close up of sting, UK
Opalescent nudibranch (Hermissenda crassicornis) which preys upon stinging hydroids. It retains its prey's stinging cells (cnidocytes) which are transported to the colorful cerrata on nudibranch&#...  -  David Hall
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David Hall / Opalescent nudibranch (Hermissenda crassicornis) which preys upon stinging hydroids. It retains its prey's stinging cells (cnidocytes) which are transported to the colorful cerrata on nudibranch&#...
Kaleidoscopic image of Fire urchin (Asthenosoma varium). This sea urchin has venomous spines and is able to inflict painful stings. Komodo National Park, Indonesia.  -  Georgette Douwma
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Georgette Douwma / Kaleidoscopic image of Fire urchin (Asthenosoma varium). This sea urchin has venomous spines and is able to inflict painful stings. Komodo National Park, Indonesia.
Jewel wasp (Ampulex compressa) stinging Cockroach prey (Periplaneta americana) with venom which will make the cockroach sluggish before leading it to nest to as host for its larvae. Captive.  -  Emanuele Biggi
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Emanuele Biggi / Jewel wasp (Ampulex compressa) stinging Cockroach prey (Periplaneta americana) with venom which will make the cockroach sluggish before leading it to nest to as host for its larvae. Captive.
Jewel wasp (Ampulex compressa) stinging Cockroach prey (Periplaneta americana) with venom which will make the cockroach sluggish before leading it to nest to as host for its larvae. Captive.  -  Emanuele Biggi
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Emanuele Biggi / Jewel wasp (Ampulex compressa) stinging Cockroach prey (Periplaneta americana) with venom which will make the cockroach sluggish before leading it to nest to as host for its larvae. Captive.
Red Sea anemonefish (Amphiprion bicinctus) rubbing non-stinging side of tentacle of Magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis magnifica) over her freshly laid eggs. This covers them in anemone mucous and pr...  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Red Sea anemonefish (Amphiprion bicinctus) rubbing non-stinging side of tentacle of Magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis magnifica) over her freshly laid eggs. This covers them in anemone mucous and pr...
Sting of Giant Forest Scorpion (Heterometrus laoticus / longimanus). Captive, originating from Vietnam / Thailand.  -  Alex Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Sting of Giant Forest Scorpion (Heterometrus laoticus / longimanus). Captive, originating from Vietnam / Thailand.
Swelling on human skin, the result of being stung by European Hornet (Vespa crabro). Tours, France, August.  -  Roland Seitre
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Roland Seitre / Swelling on human skin, the result of being stung by European Hornet (Vespa crabro). Tours, France, August.
European Hornet (Vespo crabro) sting in human sting. **c, August.  -  Roland Seitre
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Roland Seitre / European Hornet (Vespo crabro) sting in human sting. **c, August.
Fire urchin (Asthenosoma ijimai) with venomous spines that are able to inflict painful stings. Komodo National Park, Indonesia.  -  Georgette Douwma
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Georgette Douwma / Fire urchin (Asthenosoma ijimai) with venomous spines that are able to inflict painful stings. Komodo National Park, Indonesia.
Fire urchin (Asthenosoma ijimai) with venomous spines that are able to inflict painful stings. Komodo National Park, Indonesia.  -  Georgette Douwma
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Georgette Douwma / Fire urchin (Asthenosoma ijimai) with venomous spines that are able to inflict painful stings. Komodo National Park, Indonesia.
Fire urchin (Asthenosoma ijimai) with venomous spines that are able to inflict painful stings. Komodo National Park, Indonesia.  -  Georgette Douwma
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Georgette Douwma / Fire urchin (Asthenosoma ijimai) with venomous spines that are able to inflict painful stings. Komodo National Park, Indonesia.
Fire urchin (Asthenosoma ijimai) with venomous spines that are able to inflict painful stings. Komodo National Park, Indonesia.  -  Georgette Douwma
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Georgette Douwma / Fire urchin (Asthenosoma ijimai) with venomous spines that are able to inflict painful stings. Komodo National Park, Indonesia.
Anemone (Actinodendron sp) lives in soft ground and coral debris with only its long tentacles visible. Feeds on the products of its zooxanthellae and stings heavily. Papua New Guinea.  -  Georgette Douwma
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Georgette Douwma / Anemone (Actinodendron sp) lives in soft ground and coral debris with only its long tentacles visible. Feeds on the products of its zooxanthellae and stings heavily. Papua New Guinea.
Warning signs on a beach in Australia, advising people not to swim in the water due to risk of jellyfish stings.  -  Juergen Freund
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Juergen Freund / Warning signs on a beach in Australia, advising people not to swim in the water due to risk of jellyfish stings.
Nudibranch / Serpent Pteraeolidia (Pteraeolidia ianthina) that stings when touched.  Indo-pacific  -  Juergen Freund
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Juergen Freund / Nudibranch / Serpent Pteraeolidia (Pteraeolidia ianthina) that stings when touched. Indo-pacific
Nudibranch / Serpent Pteraeolidia (Pteraeolidia ianthina) that stings when touched.  Indo-pacific  -  Juergen Freund
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Juergen Freund / Nudibranch / Serpent Pteraeolidia (Pteraeolidia ianthina) that stings when touched. Indo-pacific
Nudibranch / Serpent Pteraeolidia (Pteraeolidia ianthina) that stings when touched.  Indo-pacific  -  Juergen Freund
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Juergen Freund / Nudibranch / Serpent Pteraeolidia (Pteraeolidia ianthina) that stings when touched. Indo-pacific
Lifeguard removing Jellyfish from net, after clearing stinger-resistant enclosure, Queensland, Australia  Note - Surf Lifesaving Queensland have an effective policy of dragging nets through the water...  -  Juergen Freund
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Juergen Freund / Lifeguard removing Jellyfish from net, after clearing stinger-resistant enclosure, Queensland, Australia Note - Surf Lifesaving Queensland have an effective policy of dragging nets through the water...
Papuan Jellyfish (Mastigias papua) this species stings, relative to non-stinging species in lakes, Palau  -  Norbert Wu
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Norbert Wu / Papuan Jellyfish (Mastigias papua) this species stings, relative to non-stinging species in lakes, Palau
Marine Fireworm (Hermodice carunculata) a Bristleworm that stings fiercely, Caribbean  -  Norbert Wu
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Norbert Wu / Marine Fireworm (Hermodice carunculata) a Bristleworm that stings fiercely, Caribbean
Fire Coral (Millepora alcicornis) a hydrocoral, stings fiercely on contact, Caribbean  -  Norbert Wu
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Norbert Wu / Fire Coral (Millepora alcicornis) a hydrocoral, stings fiercely on contact, Caribbean
Blue-spotted Stingray (Dasyatis kuhlii) stings with barb on tail, Fiji  -  Norbert Wu
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Norbert Wu / Blue-spotted Stingray (Dasyatis kuhlii) stings with barb on tail, Fiji
Cup Moth (Limacodidae) caterpillar with bristles capable of inflicting painful stings, Kuching, Borneo, Malaysia  -  Chien Lee
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Chien Lee / Cup Moth (Limacodidae) caterpillar with bristles capable of inflicting painful stings, Kuching, Borneo, Malaysia
Fire Coral (Millepora alcicornis) stings fiercely, takes many shapes- note stinging bristles, Caribbean  -  Norbert Wu
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Norbert Wu / Fire Coral (Millepora alcicornis) stings fiercely, takes many shapes- note stinging bristles, Caribbean
Fire Coral (Millepora alcicornis) stings fiercely, takes many shapes- note stinging bristles, Caribbean  -  Norbert Wu
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Norbert Wu / Fire Coral (Millepora alcicornis) stings fiercely, takes many shapes- note stinging bristles, Caribbean