Florent's Guide To The

South Florida Reefs

Orange Fireworm
Orange Fireworm
Scientific Name: Eurythoe complanata
Family: Amphinomidae
Category: Fireworms
Size: 2 to 4 in. (5 to 10 cm)  
Depth: 6-50 ft. (2-15 m)
Distribution: Caribbean, Bahamas, Bermuda, Florida, Brazil, Gulf of Mexico, Indo-Pacific, Pacific Coast of Mexico to Panama, Hawaii
Note: Mitochondrial DNA data has shown that Eurythoe complanata is a cryptic species complex

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