Telson fused to pleonite 6. Body length up to 2.5 mm.
Gephyrocuma pala individuals are active swimmers and can 'skip' rapidly across the sediment surface with a series of 'flea-like' hops. They are reportedly fast burrowers in sandy sediments where they enter the sand with the thorax (body) in an upright position.
Sandy sediments, in depth of 4-50 m.
Southern temperate oceans, including western and southern Australia.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed