Chloeia flavais commonly referred to as Golden Fireworm, Bearded fireworm. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 10113 AphiaID: 209687 Scientific: Chloeia flava German: Goldener Feuerwurm English: Golden Fireworm, Bearded Fireworm Category: Orm Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Amphinomida (Order) > Amphinomidae (Family) > Chloeia (Genus) > flava (Species) Initial determination: (Pallas, ), 1766 Sea depth: 10 - 638 Meter Size: 7 cm - 10 cm Temperature: 8°C - 27°C Difficulty: Not suitable for aquarium keeping Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2016-11-06 20:22:47
Last edit: 2016-11-06 20:22:47
Chloeia flava (Pallas, 1766)
Chloeia is a genus of marine Polychaeta worms. The body is elliptical,segmented and covered with fin, sharp and venomous whitish calcareous bristles or setae.This hairy-like bristles are sharp and can easily penetrate bare skin.Do not touch bristleworms!
Chloeia flava eats on coral polyps, sponges, anemones, hydroids and tunicates.
Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Errantia (Subclass) > Amphinomida (Order) > Amphinomidae (Family) > Archinominae (Subfamily) > Chloeia (Genus) > Chloeia flava (Species)
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