Dorsal setae scattered, less than 10 per pereonite. Anterior margin of head bearing setae only, no spines. Antenna 2 flagellate articles elongate. Male pereopods 1 subchelate.
Munna hovelli is named for William Hilton Hovell (1786-1875) who, in 1824 with Hamilton Hume, lead an expedition from Sydney and reached Port Phillip Bay.
Intertidal to depth of 3 m.
Recorded in Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed