Body rectangular, calcareous and hard, multi-coloured with white, mauve, brown, purple and always orange markings. Up to 3 cm long.
Juveniles of this species are frequently found among algae, while adults occur on the under surface of rocks. A sister species from the same genus occurs across northern Australia.
On seaweed and the under surface of rocks, to depth of at least 65 m.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed