General Description

Disc round and flat, arms short and stiff. Slow moving, relatively rigid arms. Disc covered in minute tumid plates, arm plates fragmented into numerous platelets. Two short arm spines on each side of a segment. Colour uniform grey, tan or pale, arms can be faintly banded. Disc to 1 cm in diameter, arms to 2 cm long.


This species broods its young internally.


South-eastern Australia.


Lives under rocks on reefs, to depth of 50 m.

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