Chloeia viridisis commonly referred to as Blackline Fireworm, Ornate fireworm, Red-tipped Fireworm. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping.
Profile lexID: 12197 AphiaID: 129827 Scientific: Chloeia viridis German: Prunkvoller Feuerwurm English: Blackline Fireworm, Ornate Fireworm, Red-tipped Fireworm Category: Vermi Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Amphinomida (Order) > Amphinomidae (Family) > Chloeia (Genus) > viridis (Species) Initial determination: Schmarda, 1861 Sea depth: 4 - 773 Meter Size: 2 cm - 10 cm Temperature: 7°C - 24°C Difficulty: Not suitable for aquarium keeping Offspring: None 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: 2019-07-05 12:37:28
Last edit: 2019-09-09 15:58:12
Chloeia viridis Schmarda, 1861
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 euglochis Ehlers, 1887 (subjective synonym)
Chloeia modesta Ehlers, 1887 (subjective synonym)
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