The bearded fireworm (Hermodice carunculata) is a type of marine bristleworm
belonging to the Amphinomidae family, native to the tropical Atlantic Ocean and
the Mediterranean Sea.
In the sea mice , for example, they form a protective mat over the back of the
worm and give the animal a furry appearance. The bristles of fireworms, on the
Nov 30, 2015 ... A bearded fireworm sting really hurts. Fireworms are found in tropical atlantic
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Jan 8, 2017 ... Marine creatures don't have to be big to deliver a nasty jolt. Consider the bearded
fireworm. It's generally no more than a few inches long, but ...
Also known as the Segmented Sea Worms. The Bearded Fireworm is found in
the Indo Pacific, Western Central Atlantic and Mediterranean. region growing up
Oct 1, 2008 ... Fireworms produce a stinging sensation if touched. The body of H. carunculata,
found in the coral reefs of the Caribbean Sea, is covered with ...
Jul 18, 2012 ... Bearded Fireworms are voracious predators, feeding on crustaceans, sea
anemones and corals. Like an incredibly picky connoisseur, they can ...
Fig. 1. A twelve inch Fireworm, Hermodice carunculata, foraging for food. ....
Predation on sea anemones by the amphinomid polychaete Hermodice
Apr 24, 2016 ... Hermodice carunculata, also known as the bearded fireworm, is a type of ...
fireworm Hermodice carunculata is found in the Caribbean Sea.