"Nettle" see-weed

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Offline Lukas.S

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« on: 08/09/2007 16:32:10 »
Is in the sea any algae which can your skin get burn like jellyfish sometimes do?
Thank you. Lukas opening new bottle.

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« Reply #1 on: 11/09/2007 02:40:05 »
There is one that is known, a dark brown algae called Lyngbya majuscula.
Here is some more information on the rash it causes:
http://dermnetnz.org/dermatitis/plants/seaweed.html

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« Reply #2 on: 17/09/2007 17:47:35 »
Thanks for tip.