Colony of individual polyps (hydranths) joined by root-like network of tubular stolons at the base. Colony shape is simple stems. Colour: buff to yellow, gonophores cream to yellow. Up to 1 cm high.
This species is a very common epiphyte, often growing on red and brown algae. Colonies grow from spring through summer.
On red or brown seaweeds.
Plankton or Particles
Generally not harmful but still able to sting bare skin.
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed