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Juvenile Mauve Stinger, Pelagia notiluca, Purple striped jellyfish, purple stinger, purple people eater, purple jellyfish, luminous jellyfish and night-light jellyfish. Has stinging cells with a very strong toxin that produces a burning sensation, intense pain, inflammation and red skin rashes. The sting typically results in welts, blisters then scabs