Smugairleróin’ is the Irish word for ‘jellyfish’.
Rón means ‘seal’, and Smugairle is ‘thick spittle’ – so directly translated the Irish for
jellyfish is ‘sealspittle’!
Ireland has 5 indigenous jellyfish:
The Lion’s Mane, Barrel, Blue, Common (or Moon), and Compass Jellyfish.
Sightings of jellyfish are increasing in numbers around the Irish coast, including sightings of The Portuguese Man-of-War which has a severe sting that is potentially lethal.
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