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Bearded fire worm (Hermodice carunculata)

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This photo was taken during spawning when eggs and sperm are released into the water, visible as a milky, cloud in the photo. There are particular times when the fire worms gather for spawning and groups of then can be seen all over Kalithea Bay in Rhodes at this time.

Created on
Monday 30 July 2007
Posted on
Sunday 5 May 2013
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