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Hermodice carunculata (Fireworm; brandworm; bearded fireworm)

Synonyms: Amphibranchus occidentalis; Amphinome carunculata; Amphinome didymobranchiata; Aphrodita carunculata; Hermodice nigrolineata; Pleione carunculata; Terebella carunculata

Wikipedia Abstract

The bearded fireworm, Hermodice carunculata, is a type of marine bristleworm belonging to the Amphinomidae family, native from the tropical Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.
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Prey / Diet

Acropora cervicornis (Staghorn coral)[1]
Acropora palmata (Elkhorn coral)[2]
Acropora prolifera (Fused staghorn coral)[2]
Agaricia agaricites (Lettuce coral)[2]
Agaricia fragilis (Lettuce-leaf coral)[2]
Agaricia grahamae[2]
Agaricia lamarcki (Sheet coral)[2]
Agaricia tenuifolia[2]
Agaricia undata (Scroll coral)[2]
Cladocora arbuscula (tube coral)[2]
Colpophyllia natans (Boulder brain coral)[2]
Dendrogyra cylindricus (Pillar coral)[2]
Diploria clivosa (knobby brain coral)[2]
Diploria labyrinthiformis (Grooved brain coral)[2]
Diploria strigosa (symmetrical brian coral)[2]
Eusmilia fastigiata (smooth flower coral)[2]
Favia fragum (Golfball coral)[2]
Helioseris cucullata (Sunray lettuce coral)[2]
Isaurus duchassaingi[2]
Isaurus tuberculatus[2]
Isophyllia rigida (Rough star coral)[2]
Isophyllia sinuosa (lesser cactus coral)[2]
Madracis asperula[2]
Madracis decactis (ten-ray star coral)[2]
Madracis formosa (Eight-ray finger coral)[2]
Madracis mirabilis (Yellow pencil coral)[2]
Manicina areolata (rose coral)[2]
Meandrina meandrites (Rose coral)[2]
Millepora alcicornis (Fire coral)[2]
Millepora complanata (Bladed fire coral)[2]
Millepora squarrosa (Encrusting fire coral)[2]
Montastraea annularis (boulder star coral)[2]
Montastraea cavernosa (great star coral)[2]
Mussa angulosa (large flower coral)[2]
Mycetophyllia aliciae (Knobby cactus coral)[2]
Mycetophyllia daniana (Lowridge cactus coral)[2]
Mycetophyllia ferox (Rough cactus coral)[2]
Mycetophyllia lamarckiana (Ridged cactus coral)[2]
Mycetophyllia reesi[2]
Palythoa mammillosa (knobby zoanthid)[3]
Palythoa variabilis (Brown colonial anemone)[2]
Parazoanthus parasiticus (Yellow colonial anemone)[2]
Parazoanthus swiftii (Brown colonial anemone)[2]
Parazoanthus tunicans[2]
Porites astreoides (mustard hill coral)[3]
Porites branneri (blue crust coral)[2]
Porites furcata (Hump coral)[2]
Porites porites (Finger coral)[3]
Scolymia cubensis (Artichoke coral)[2]
Scolymia lacera (Atlantic mushroom coral)[2]
Siderastrea radians (lesser starlet coral)[2]
Siderastrea siderea (Massive starlet coral)[2]
Solenastrea hyades (knobby star coral)[2]
Stichodactyla helianthus (sun anemone)[4]
Zoanthus pulchellus (Mat anemone)[2]
Zoanthus sociatus (Green sea mat)[2]
Zoanthus solanderi (Green colonial anemone)[2]

Predators

Abudefduf saxatilis (Sergeant-major)[2]
Aetobatus narinari (White-spotted eagle ray)[2]
Alpheus armillatus (banded snapping shrimp)[2]
Alpheus cristulifrons (dotted snapping shrimp)[2]
Alpheus normanni (green snapping shrimp)[2]
Alpheus peasei (orangetail snapping shrimp)[2]
Amblycirrhitus pinos (Redspotted Hawkflsh)[2]
Anisotremus virginicus (Porkfish)[2]
Apogon maculatus (Spotted cardinalfish)[2]
Bursa granularis (Cuba frogsnail)[2]
Bursa rhodostoma (St. Thomas frogsnail)[2]
Calamus bajonado (Jolthead porgy)[2]
Calamus calamus (Sugereye porgy)[2]
Calamus pennatula (Sheepshead porgy)[2]
Carcharhinus limbatus (Spot-fin ground shark)[2]
Carcharhinus longimanus (Whitetip whaler)[2]
Caretta caretta (Loggerhead)[2]
Chaetodon striatus (School mistress)[2]
Conus regius (crown cone)[2]
Conus spurius (alphabet cone)[2]
Equetus lanceolatus (Ribbonfish)[2]
Equetus punctatus (Spotted ribbonfish)[2]
Garthiope barbadensis (prickly mud crab)[2]
Gerres cinereus (Yellowfin mojarra)[2]
Gonodactylus bredini[2]
Gonodactylus lacunatus[2]
Haemulon plumierii (White snapper)[2]
Haemulon sciurus (Yellow grunt)[2]
Halichoeres maculipinna (Slippery okra)[2]
Halichoeres radiatus (Puddingwife wrasse)[2]
Harengula clupeola (Sardine)[2]
Harengula humeralis (Yellowbill sprat)[2]
Heteropriacanthus cruentatus (Rock bullseye)[2]
Labrisomus nuchipinnis (Molly miller)[2]
Lactophrys triqueter (Trunkfish)[2]
Lutjanus jocu (Snuggletooth snapper)[2]
Lutjanus synagris (Walliacke)[2]
Micropanope nuttingi (beaded mud crab)[2]
Monacanthus ciliatus (Leather-fish)[2]
Morula nodulosa (blackberry drupe)[2]
Mulloidichthys martinicus (Yellow goatfish)[2]
Myripristis jacobus (Bastard soldierfish)[2]
Ophiocoma echinata (black brittle star)[2]
Ophiocoma wendtii (red ophiocoma)[2]
Ophioderma appressa[2]
Opisthonema oglinum (Atlantic thread herring)[2]
Opistognathus maxillosus (Mottled jawfish)[2]
Paguristes grayi (Gray's hermit crab)[2]
Parablennius marmoreus (Seaweed blenny)[2]
Pempheris schomburgkii (Pempherid)[2]
Phaeoptyx conklini (Freckled cardinalfish)[2]
Pilumnus diomedeae[2]
Pilumnus gemmatus (tuberculate hairy crab)[2]
Pilumnus holosericus (roseate hairy crab)[2]
Pilumnus lacteus (velvet hairy crab)[2]
Pilumnus longleyi (studded hairy crab)[2]
Pilumnus marshi (quadrate hairy crab)[2]
Pilumnus pannosus (beaded hairy crab)[2]
Pilumnus reticulatus[2]
Pilumnus sayi (spineback hairy crab)[2]
Priacanthus arenatus (Atlantic bigeye)[2]
Pseudupeneus maculatus (Spotted goat-fish)[2]
Sphoeroides spengleri (Puffer)[2]
Synalpheus brevicarpus (Short-clawed sponge shrimp)[2]
Synalpheus longicarpus (Longclawed sponge shrimp)[2]
Thalassoma noronhanum (Noronha wrasse)[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Rotterdam Zoo

Distribution

European waters (ERMS scope); Red Sea; Red Sea; Red Sea; Greek Exclusive Economic Zone; Gulf of Mexico;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Impact of coral predators on tropical reefs, Randi D. Rotjan, Sara M. Lewis, Mar Ecol Prog Ser 367: 73–91, 2008 2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 3The importance of the gastropod Coralliophila abbreviata (Lamarck) and the polychaete Hermodice carunculata (Pallas) as coral reef predators, Bruce Ott, John B. Lewis, Canadian Journal of Zoology, 1972, 50(12): 1651-1656 4Predators of Sea Anemones, J. R. Ottaway, Tuatara: Volume 22, Issue 3, February 1977, pp. 213 - 220
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