Body shape slug-like with gill structures visible as a single cluster on back of the animal. Pattern includes shades or colours of black and/or orange. Animal up to 5 cm long.
There are many species world-wide of dendrodoridid nudibranchs (family Dendrodorididae), most living in shallow water. They feed external to the body by discharging enzymes onto sponges and the resulting fluids are sucked in through the pharynx.
Intertidal and shallow waters, to depth of 15 m.
Southern Australia, including western and central Victoria.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed