Body very long, compressed, gradually tapering to a shallow tail base; dorsal fin single, arising over or behind end of gill cover, well before anus; pectoral fin longer than eye diameter; anal fin joined to tail or to base of tail fin; membranes between anal fin rays distinctly notched at edge. Yellowish-brown to very dark brown, paler individuals mottled with brown and white patches along upper edge of each side. To 7 cm.
These well-camouflaged fishes are rarely seen.
On marcroalgal-covered rocky reefs in depths of 0-20 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