Members of this group of genera are characterised by having articulated appendages and free or partially fused palps. Body up to about 1 cm long.
There are at least 100 species of Syllidae known from Australia and taxonomists are currently describing more species. Most species will require observation of chaetal structures at high magnifications before their identity can be confirmed.
Port Phillip Bay and other similar coastal habitat, inshore and continental shelf.
Native to Australia
sp. MoV 535
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed