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Intellect forest ka island - chiringashima

It is beautiful uninhabited island floating in Gulf of Kagoshima (Gulf of Kinko). At the time of ebb tide of flood tide from March through October or the medium tide, way (sandbar) of sand of approximately 800m in length appears and can go over to intellect forest ka island on foot.
Because it is island connected to the land, it is said to be island of matchmaking, and tour road and observation deck, bell named "clinks bell" are maintained in island.

※You can see sandbar appearance prediction of 2018 from this.
Intellect forest ka island sandbar appearance prediction (the first edition). pdf

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Nickname was simply course of sand

Nickname was simply course of sand of intellect forest ka island!
The name...
Smoke; come, and is way dust phosphorus lord of sand!
We would appreciate your using nickname of "dust phosphorus road" with friendly feeling from now on.

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We are careful about hyomondako!

After March, 2013, hyomondako having strong neurotoxin tetorodokishin is witnessed over several times at the shore in Ibusuki-shi.
Appearance is characteristic at approximately 10cm in length. You cause dizziness and dyspnea when bitten, and prevent you from never touching as you are very dangerous.


The common octopus department hyomondako genus. We inhabit shallows that reef and sand and pebble mix. Color of everyday body assimilates with the outskirts including rocky place. It yellows generally when we give stimulation with sticks, and blue annular design appears. Because leopard pattern showed the design, we were named.

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