The Lion's Mane jellyfish found washed up in Buncrana. Photo by Dean Bonner
A type of jellyfish with a very painful sting has been found at a beach in Buncrana.
Lough Swilly RNLI today issued a warning after a Lion's Mane jellyfish was found in the local waterway.
The jellyfish was washed up on the front shore at Buncrana.
A RNLI spokesperson said: "They can give you quite a sting so be mindful of your kids and the family dog!"
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