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Common Fireworm

Eurythoe complanata


Sexual dimorphism: males are whitish because of the spermatozoa in the coelom; females are pinkish red due to the pinkish colored oocytes. They are voracious carnivores feeding on sponges, hydroids, coral polyps and ascidians. Reproduces both asexually (regeneration) and sexually.


The Sampler, Klein Bonaire.

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Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 2 years ago

Your photos are just wonderfully clear and crisp !

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Bonaire, Caribisch Nederland, Netherlands

Spotted on Sep 14, 2017
Submitted on Jan 27, 2018

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