In members of this genus a very well-developed palmate membrane is present and the body is encased in a mucous sheath. Body up to about 1 cm long.
This species is found in muddy habitats in harbour areas where it has apparently been accidentally introduced to Australia by shipping.
Port Phillip Bay and other similar coastal habitat, inshore and continental shelf.
Plankton or particles
Introduced to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed